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  • Assistant Superintendent
    Copper River Country Club, a private Club located in beautiful Fresno, CA, is currently seeking a skilled and motivated individual to serve as Assistant Golf Course Superintendent. Interested individuals should submit resume and references via email to the HR Director tonyam@copperrivercountryclub.com. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. To be considered in the […]
  • Jacobsen AR-5
    Jacobsen AR-5 - 12900.00 For more information please call or text Justin at (716) 574-4248 Quality used Jacobsen AR-5 Rotary Mower for sale. At UGATE, we offer many makes and models of used golf course equipment for your personal or business needs. We proudly sell to golf courses, municipalities, and individuals all over the country. […]
  • Assistant Superintendent
    As a key member of the property’s golf course maintenance team, the Assistant Superintendent reports directly to the Golf Course Superintendent and assists with the day-to-day oversight of the maintenance and agronomic practices of the golf course and adjacent grounds, including but not limited to the clubhouse landscaping and maintenance complex. Compensation: $16.00-$18.00 per hour […]
  • Ken Cascadden
    Looking for a Superintendent position. GCSAA Class A with 25 years of experience including warm and cool season turf, construction, renovation, overseeding and grow-in. Feel free to click on link to my online portfolio: https://kencascadden.wix.com/mysite
  • Mechanic/Shop Manager
    Large, long established Landscaping company in need of an experienced small engine and medium-duty diesel mechanic. Must have thorough knowledge of 2-cycle and 4-cycle engine repair and maintenance, as well as working knowledge of medium-duty diesel truck (Isuzu, Hino, GMC, International) repair and maintenance. Must have a valid SC Drivers License, own tools and possess […]
  • Greens Groomer Brushes
    Greens Groomer Brush - 1900.00 each For more information please call or text Justin at (716) 574-4248 Quality used Greens Groomer Brush with Electric & Hydraulic Lifts for sale. 2 in stock. Both in Excellent Condition! $1900 each At UGATE, we offer many makes and models of used golf course equipment for your personal or […]
  • Assistant Superintendent
    As a key member of the property’s golf course maintenance team, the Assistant Superintendent reports directly to the Golf Course Superintendent and assists with the day-to-day oversight of the maintenance and agronomic practices of the golf course and adjacent grounds, including but not limited to the clubhouse landscaping and maintenance complex. Compensation: $16.00-$18.00 per hour […]
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  • Proposed Interim Registration Review Decision for Oxadiazon and Implications in Turfgrass Systems
    U.S. Environmental Protection Agency released their Proposed Interim Registration Review Decision for Oxadiazon (Registration Review Case #2485) on August 3, 2021, which conta … Continue Reading
  • Fall Renovation: Agronomics (Part 2)
    With seed costs being significantly greater this fall, perhaps you are considering your renovation options. The first option you may be considering is to just not add seed whe … Continue Reading
  • Fall Renovation: Seed (Part 1)
    In case you have not yet purchased your seed (tall fescue, fine fescue, Kentucky bluegrass, perennial ryegrass) for fall renovation, let me tell you what to expect. First, sig … Continue Reading
  • Yelverton Named 2021 Crop Science Fellow
    July 27, 2021|Jennifer HowardNC State Extension Crop and Soil Sciences Specialist and professor of turfgrass weed science Fred Yelverton was named as a 2021 Crop Science Socie … Continue Reading
  • Dogs and Turfgrass
    There is a new publication discussing the interaction between dogs and turfgrass. To read or download, go to:Dogs and Turfgrass Interactions
  • Online Registration for Lake Wheeler Turfgrass Field Day
    Join us Wednesday, August 11th for the in-person, 2021 Lake Wheeler Turfgrass Field Day at the Lake Wheeler Turfgrass Research Lab in Raleigh, NC.The annual Turfgrass Field Da … Continue Reading
  • Turfgrass Field Day – Live
    2021 Turfgrass Field Day at NC State University Turfgrass Field Lab will be Wednesday, August 11. Come join the Turfgrass Work Group for the annual event, in-person. Pre-regis … Continue Reading
  • Now Available: Key to Turfgrass Insect Damage
    Insect damage in turfgrass can be difficult to diagnose as many insects cause similar types of nondescript damage (think: yellowing or browning irregular patches). Click to ac … Continue Reading
  • Bermudagrass Athletic Field Maintenance Calendar
    Revised Bermudagrass Athletic Field Maintenance Calendar is now online. The link can be found below.
  • The Findings of a Mad Turf Pathologist
    Dollar SpotWeather has been conducive for dollar spot in many areas of the Southeast, especially those that have had some humidity. Humidity in central North Carolina has been … Continue Reading
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  • The Only Fall Lawn Care Checklist You’ll Need
    When summer comes to a screeching halt, you’ll need to know how to care for your lawn this fall. Spring-Green, with decades of lawn expertise under their belt, put together the only fall Lawn care checklist you need. Why is Fall Lawn Care so important? That’s a common question homeowners ask us here at Spring-Green. […]
  • Fall Core Aeration and Seeding Tips
    The season of pumpkin spice lattes and long sleeves is almost here. Yes, it’s almost fall. Your lawn has dealt with a hot summer that brought conditions that are often stressful. The good news is that cooler fall weather can create an optimal growing scenario for your lawn—if you follow these best practices for fall […]
  • How To Tell If Your Summer Lawn is dehydrated (and what to do about it).
    In the heat of the summer, your lawn can suffer from dehydration under the sun’s oppressive glare. Not every brown spot, however, is dehydration. Knowing when your lawn is truly suffering from a lack of hydration and how to address the issue when it rears its ugly head is the challenge for many homeowners during the […]
  • Prepare your Shrubs and Trees for the End of Summer with Ease
      Before the fall temperatures move in, it is essential to prep and prepare your shrubs for the end of summer. While warm seasons can bring a lot of health for shrubs and trees, the heat of the summer months can require extra attention for most plants. From summer storms, pests, and potential diseases, your […]
  • Tips To Fix Your Lawn During A Summer Drought
    It’s almost inevitable. Summer arrives with scorching temps and lots of rain. But then the rain doesn’t always stay and drought conditions kick in. Lawn care becomes more complicated in an instant. Drought is more of a problem than ever before and worse in specific areas of the United States than others. Statistics estimate that 53 million people are living in […]
  • What Are Some Summer Gardening Tips?
    Every year when summer finally arrives it feels like we’ve waited forever for the long sunny days, time off from school, vacations, and gatherings by the pool. Don’t forget about the blooming beauty of our gardens. Summer gardening can seem overwhelming to some newbies who want all the beauty but don’t have the experience. Not to worry, Spring-Green, your neighborhood’s top choice of […]
  • How Can I Prevent Fire Pit Damage On My Lawn?
    Everyone loves to sit around the fire at night. It’s great for ambiance, cuddling, and roasting marshmallows. The fire pit can raise some questions for the savvy homeowner who wants to make sure of the best practices and avoid damaging their outdoor experience. If you’ve been pondering the idea of a fire pit but felt […]
RSS USDA National Feed
  • Farm Animals Tested for COVID Suseptibility
    Scientists and staff at the Agricultural Research Service have been studying Covid-19 for over a year-and-a-half to ensure that America’s agricultural system is safe. The aim of the research was to confirm that farm animals were not susceptible to the SARS-CoV-2 virus and remove potential concerns of farm animals becoming infected and transmitting the virus […]
  • Florida Eradicates Giant African Land Snail
    This week, Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried and the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) Division of Plant Industry (DPI), along with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), announced the eradication of the giant African land snail (GALS) from Broward and Miami-Dade counties. This eradication announcement marks only the second time this pest […]
  • Interior Office of Insular Affairs Announces Nearly $3 Million to Protect Coral Reefs and Combat Invasive Species in the Insular Areas
    The U.S. Department of the Interior’s Office of Insular Affairs (OIA) has announced $2,772,443 in Coral Reef and Natural Resources Initiative (CRNR) grant funds to protect coral reef resources in the U.S. territories and the freely associated states. The funding includes $1,541,421 that will support efforts to control and eradicate invasive species in the insular […]
  • Invasive Green Crabs Spreading on US West Coast Despite Lack of Genetic Diversity
    The green crab, Carcinus maenas, is a widely distributed invasive species that eventually alters its new environment. It's assumed that such species have high genetic diversity, or a variety of characteristics allowing them to adapt and thrive. But the green crab has low genetic diversity, while still spreading rapidly in a new part of the world. […]
  • October is "Stop the Ant Month" in Hawai'i
    October is "Stop the Ant Month" in Hawai'i and a multi-agency effort will be ongoing throughout the month to increase awareness of the importance of early detection to prevent and control the spread of the invasive little fire ant (LFA). The Hawai'i Department of Agriculture (HDOA), Hawai'i Ant Lab (HAL) and partner agencies, including the […]
  • The State of Integrated Pest Management for Spotted-Wing Drosophila
    Spotted-wing drosophila (Drosophila suzukii), is an invasive fruit fly species that causes about $500 million in economic damage to fruit crops in the U.S. each year. A native to southeast Asia, it arrived in the U.S. in Hawaii in the 1980s and in the continental U.S. in California in 2008. It is now widespread through […]
  • Agriculture Secretary Applauds Research Efforts in Blocking Spread of African Swine Fever Virus
    Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today applauded research and protection efforts underway at the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Agricultural Research Service (ARS) and Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) to prevent the spread of African Swine Fever virus, which has been causing devastating losses to the swine industry across the globe. "USDA agencies are […]