Turf talk

Another dry winter could put every golf course in the state on water restrictions next year.
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A sense of place is better than imitating the untouchable.
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Bad news for golfers, delivered expertly.
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Grounds crews went above and beyond with their course conditions in 2020 at these public-access golf courses.
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Sometimes it doesn't matter how far you are from the green.
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The latest COVID-19-inspired, touchless invention moves the rake off the golf course and into your bag.
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Original Red and Blue courses become the first to pilot Mach 1, a new strain of Bermuda turf.
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Fine fescue has made inroads at prominent U.S. golf courses, but has the trend run its course?
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High-end golf courses are already considering a rake-less future
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Brady Wilson, general manager of Ak-Chin Southern Dunes in Arizona, joins Golf Advisor's Brandon Tucker and describes how his facility has mitigated COVID-19 impact and shares his thoughts on what the future might look like at his facility and in golf.
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Embrace simplicity and be a friend to your golf course superintendent.
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Kira K. Dixon is joined by Adam Moeller of the USGA's Green Section to discuss what recent economic and social distancing restrictions means for golf course maintenance in 2020, including how single-rider carts may create a need for more aeration later this year.
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Some non-golfers want access, but vandalism and abuse proves the general public probably can't handle the responsibility.
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As cities grow in size and expense, golf will need to adapt to remain a part of the urban environment.
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Why not spice up a par 5 with an oyster farm? Or harvest honey from bee hives or tap trees for maple syrup? The golf industry is getting creative and tasty at these courses.
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It's a rare time where you'll want to hook it.
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Superintendents think outside the cup.
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Gray, 76, is the 'greenkeeper' at PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Fla.
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Follow some everyday heroes.
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An increase in extreme weather events is having an impact on golf courses all over the world, but there is no single way to adapt.
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Brand new courses and course rebirths steal the spotlight in October
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Jack Nicklaus extensively renovates Great Waters at Reynolds Lake Oconee, one of Georgia's top-rated golf courses. See what's new.
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Historic and affordable public course is ready for a facelift
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It's everyone's responsibility to maintain a golf course. Here’s how to do your part and encourage others to fall in line.
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There's the anticipation of whisking even the peskiest clods of dirt off your spikes with the squeeze of a trigger and the lusty hiss of compressed air. Oddly satisfying, isn't it?
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Bradley S. Klein explains why golfers must put up with aeration to get smooth greens year-round.
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Placed improperly, they can lead to rulings issues or be unfair to following golfers. Are you putting rakes back in the right place?
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Is the new flagstick rule affecting turf conditions?
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C.H. Alison's masterpiece is being meticulously restored by Martin Ebert.
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Don't like it? Don't hit it there.
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