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Randy Wilson: Here at the 'Rock - Overseed Overdose

Randy Wilson: Here at the 'Rock - Overseed Overdose | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
Here at The Rock, we haven't had a confirmed case of Augusta Syndrome for years, mostly due to the economic climate.  Our patrons just can't afford annual trips over there.
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Turf Industry Pros Further Water Conservation Efforts

Turf Industry Pros Further Water Conservation Efforts | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
Recently, I was channel surfing one evening and came across In Play with Jimmy Roberts on The Golf Channel. This was the first time I had ever seen or heard of this show. The first story on this pa...
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#Golf Course Superintendents are accused of wasting water but they are pros at #water management! :-) 

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Win Endurant FW, turf colorant for fairways, other prizes | Geoponics Corporation

Win Endurant FW, turf colorant for fairways, other prizes | Geoponics Corporation | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
Geoponics contests offer a chance to win Endurant turf paint, other prizes, including a current wildlife photo contest for a chance to win Endurant FW fairway colorant
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Enter the wildlife photo contest! 

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Report: Effects of climate change seen everywhere

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Check out this article from USA TODAY:
Report: Effects of climate change seen everywhere

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The Concept of Vertical Farming | Architecture on GOOD

The Concept of Vertical Farming | Architecture on GOOD | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
The key to vertical farming is space. The Vertical Farm Project, led by Dr. Despommier, claims that one indoor acre of farming is equal to 4 to 6 outdoor acres. They cite a farm in Florida that was converted into an indoor hydroponic farm where strawberries grow in stacks. That farm now grows the...
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#Vertical #farming-- More produce than farming outdoors. A LOT more. A farm here in Florida grows 30 acres worth of strawberries on a one-acre verticle greenhouse.

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How to Create a Certified Wildlife Habitat for The National Wildlife Federation

How to Create a Certified Wildlife Habitat for The National Wildlife Federation | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
The National Wildlife Federation has a really effective educational program that allows people to certify a home, school, church, or business garden as a wildlife habitat. Why is this educational? ...
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Grow wildlife habitat #SavetheBees #PollinatorsNeeded and other wildlife too! 

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Turf Paint Field day in Dallas, TX with Endurant Turf Colorant | Geoponics Corporation

Turf Paint Field day in Dallas, TX with Endurant Turf Colorant | Geoponics Corporation | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
Leading Turf Paint, Endurant, applied in Dallas, TX providing instant green.
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Defeated Donald Trump turns his back on Scotland

Defeated Donald Trump turns his back on Scotland | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
TYCOON Donald Trump last night turned his back on Scotland after he lost his court battle against the Scottish Government’s approval of the offshore wind farm he claims will blight his luxury Scottish golf resort.
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...Trumped by a #Wind #Farm… or not yet #Golf resort #Scotland

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Greenkeeper lands award

Greenkeeper lands award | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
Boston West Golf Club’s Course Manager Richard Owens has scooped a national title at the annual Golf Environment Awards Dinner.
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Congrats, Richard Owens and Boston West Golf Club! #Environment 

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Producers discuss importance of improving soil health - Tri-State Neighbor

Producers discuss importance of improving soil health - Tri-State Neighbor | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
Producers discuss importance of improving soil health
Tri-State Neighbor
All three talked with a large crowd at a “South Dakota Soil Health Challenge” program Dec. 9 at the SDSU Regional Extension Center in Sioux Falls.
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10 ways to reuse your Christmas tree

10 ways to reuse your Christmas tree | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
Your tree has some life in it yet come Dec. 26.
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Reuse your #ChristmasTree! Firewood, mulch, fish habitat... have any other ideas? 

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How to Keep Your Christmas Tree Fresh (Hint: It Doesn't Want a Soda)

How to Keep Your Christmas Tree Fresh (Hint: It Doesn't Want a Soda) | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
Your Christmas tree should look and smell fresh for at least a month, unless, that is, you start treating it with soda pop, disinfectant, booze, fertilizer, or any other additives that are being circulated around the Internet as life extenders.
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Proper cut tree care to keep you in the holiday spirits (FYI: your tree doesn't want to drink spirits-- water makes trees happy) 

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Superintendent: Skepticism reversed by wetting agent results | Geoponics Corporation

Superintendent: Skepticism reversed by wetting agent results | Geoponics Corporation | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
Superintendent: Skepticism reversed by wetting agent's superior results even with frost
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Don't get bitten by turf frost! Check out this blog from our archives on how one golf course superintendent was blown away by the superior results of this wetting agent/ soil surfactant. You may have tried the others--- but you haven't tried the best!!!! 

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Turf paint is easy with Endurant colorant, details from a CGCS | Geoponics Corporation

Turf paint is easier than overseed and better for the soil and turf health. CGCS of Memphis Country Club shares video of 3 months using Endurant for a gorgeous winter to spring transition
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Actually, it IS easy being green. Check out the video! 

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Masters 2014: Watch as Augusta's hallowed turf is turned into 'crazy golf course' in hilarious video

Masters 2014: Watch as Augusta's hallowed turf is turned into 'crazy golf course' in hilarious video | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
2013 champion Adam Scott, Tiger Woods and ... Crocodile Dundee, take on a variety of obstacles in a bid to be 'Mini Masters champion 2014'
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Instant Overseed: Endurant Turf Colorant wows Atlanta National golf course | Geoponics Corporation

Instant Overseed: Endurant Turf Colorant wows Atlanta National golf course | Geoponics Corporation | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
Endurant Turf Colorant looks phenomenal at Atlanta National Golf Club as an instant alternative to overseed, saving time, saving money and giving wow factor
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Superintendent: Geoponics products lead to 75 percent savings in fertilizer | Geoponics Corporation

Superintendent: Geoponics products lead to 75 percent savings in fertilizer | Geoponics Corporation | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
Golf courses find Geoponics products address water management, soil oxygen, plant health and other challenges, limiting chemical usage, saving time and money
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This Island Was Used For Top Secret Chemical Weapons. I NEVER Expected What’s There Now. | My99Post | Funniest Fail Pics | Motivational Posters.

This Island Was Used For Top Secret Chemical Weapons. I NEVER Expected What’s There Now. | My99Post | Funniest Fail Pics | Motivational Posters. | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
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And now for some #oddnews to cap off a #WackyWednesday 

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Chemistry 101 - News - News

Chemistry 101 - News - News | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
 
It is understandable that golfers might be concerned about what sort of dangers they might be exposed to on the golf course after pesticides are applied to control disease or insect pests.
 
Still, despite the presence of a spray rig cutting...
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Very Interesting….  Soil health and plant health can come without compromise or question in regards to longterm environmental/ human health concerns. #organic #sustainable 

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Superintendent Magazine - Greener Pastures - February, 2014 - FEATURES

Superintendent Magazine - Greener Pastures - February, 2014 - FEATURES | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
Myrtle Beach Superintendent Rob Vaughan lauds benefits of painting fairways, noting turf health and economic benefits. Other supers follow his lead
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Bees join birdies as focus at Guelph golf course

Bees join birdies as focus at Guelph golf course | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
Golfers might be wondering what all the buzz is about at Cutten Fields Golf Club this spring and summer.
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Would love to see this #bee trend on the #golfCourses

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WATCH: This Exotic Spider Can DEFINITELY Dance Better Than You

WATCH: This Exotic Spider Can DEFINITELY Dance Better Than You | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
Here's another reason why the land Down Under is awesome. It's home to the beautiful peacock spider.
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Ten things to do with your Christmas tree - The Buffalo News

Ten things to do with your Christmas tree  - The Buffalo News | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
The days passed very quickly between Thanksgiving and Christmas, so it may seem you barely had time to wrap the gifts and put up the Christmas tree. So why rush to take it down?
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5 Easy-to-Grow Container Plants for Winter - Earth911.com

5 Easy-to-Grow Container Plants for Winter - Earth911.com | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
Many of your favorite fruits and veggies can easily be grown indoors in containers during the cooler months — providing nutritious and footprint-free food all winter.
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Winter stunting your gardening time? Grow #herbs and #strawberries indoors. 

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Benson: Soldier Field turf real disgrace to Bears, NFL

Benson: Soldier Field turf real disgrace to Bears, NFL | Turf Maintenance | Scoop.it
The last game the Bears played at Soldier Field, the middle of the field turned into a swamp by the second half after the vicious storm which wreaked havoc in
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Sounds like they could use some #turf assistance from Geoponics! :o 

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