• Flooding at this golf course created new island greens. All photos: Kevin Frank, MSU

    Will my turf recover from spring flooding?

    Published on February 22, 2018

    Recent rainfall events caused flooding in many lawns and other turf areas. Unless flooding was accompanied by soil deposition, most turf areas should have minimal damage.

  • Rust on turf. All photos by Kevin Frank, MSU

    Labor Day fertilization and rust on turf

    Published on August 23, 2017

    Stretches of dry and hot weather this summer resulted in some lawns being stressed and slow to recover. As Labor Day weekend approaches, a fertilizer application will ensure the turf maintains density and competes with pests such as weeds and rust.

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