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  • Recent ice formation at Saginaw Country Club

    Current situation of ice on putting greens

    Published on February 13, 2019

    Golf course superintendents across the north are dealing with ice cover on putting greens and deciding what actions to take to ensure turfgrass survival.

  • Snow mold on a golf course fairway

    Turfgrass fall wrap-up and snow mold

    Published on December 4, 2018

    A wet fall and early snow made finishing up turfgrass tasks such as leaf cleanup, final mowings and snow mold application timely tricky.

  • Annual bluegrass seedheads

    Got seedheads?

    Published on May 30, 2018

    Plant growth regulators seemingly failed at suppressing annual bluegrass seedheads on putting greens this year.

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