January 2021

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State of the Industry

2020: A year unlike any other

Golf courses have provided an unexpected safe escape during the COVID-19 pandemic. We look back at how that happened and ahead at whether it might hold.

Break on through

Despite courses shutting down for weeks or even months early during the pandemic, rounds played increased more than 13 percent in 2020. What can the industry do to hold on to these new golfers?

Features

Spotlight

Be thankful for what you have

Ever take working in the United States turf industry for granted? You won’t after learning the plight of a determined agronomist from a nation with little golf infrastructure.

People

Hurry up, then learn to wait

Well-traveled Jordan Roberts is just getting his turf career started and he’s already playing a big part in a highly anticipated project. Thanks to patient bosses, his team will receive ample time to prepare the East Course at PGA Frisco for golfers.

Spotlight

Sacred ground

Respect for the land – and the oak trees – takes on a higher meaning at The Journey at Pechanga.

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