January 2017

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Help Wanted... HELP NEEDED!

From coast to coast, the labor market glut is impacting golf course maintenance operations. This year’s report breaks down the core problem, as well as benchmarks superintendent finances and spending.

agronomics

Special K

Potassium might be a key nutritional component you’re overlooking in turf nutrition because it might be your best bet at protecting against season stress issues.

pests & Disease

Overcoming the inevitable

You will deal with disease problems this year. Being alert for signs of trouble, maintaining sound cultural programs and then attacking the problem quickly will lessen any outbreak’s severity.

Features

Position of power

Don’t enter your next employment agreement unprepared. Here are a dozen keys to better negotiate your next contract.