Tissue testing: sometimes my own words come back to haunt me

I wasn't completely wrong, but I would never express it this way today

Yesterday I wrote of tissue testing (or more specifically, leaf nutrient analysis) that “I don’t like making nutrient application decisions” based on it and “I would not do routine tissue testing if I were a golf course superintendent.” I’ve got more to explain about why that is. But I need... [Read More]
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Monthly Turfgrass Roundup: July 2017

In this month’s roundup, topdressing sand, three posts about saving a ton of money and getting better results, P deficiency, green speed, and much more. TurfNet’s Living Legends series with this article about Tom Cook. Herbicide vs. nothing vs. N fertilizer, shared by Aaron Hathaway: Left: herbicide app; Middle: no... [Read More]
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