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Plant Health Strategies and Trends

Plant Health Strategies and Trends

In today’s episode, Jason Frank and Dr. Raymond Snyder of Harrell’s discuss plant health strategies and trends for turf managers with Dr. Philip Harmon from the University of Florida’s Plant Pathology department. More about Dr. Harmon (as seen from his UF Bio) Dr. Philip F. Harmon is a University of Florida, turfgrass science professor specializing…

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Resisting resistance – Herbicide trends with Dr. Brosnan

Resisting resistance – Herbicide trends with Dr. Brosnan

Today’s episode is brought to you by Dr. Jeff Atkinson and Dr. Raymond Snyder, as they discuss the science of turfgrass weeds with Dr. Jim Brosnan from the University of Tennessee. More about Dr. Brosnan (as seen from his UT Bio) Dr. Brosnan is an Associate Professor in the Plant Sciences Department at the University of Tennessee (UT) and…

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Performance Factors of Fertilizer

Performance Factors of Fertilizer

Today’s episode is brought to you by Dr. Raymond Snyder, as he discusses performance factors of various fertilizers with Dr. Beth Guertal of Auburn University. Resources Download the Fertilizers: Form and Function PowerPoint More about Dr. Guertal Beth Guertal is a Professor in the Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences Department at Auburn University, AL.  Dr.…

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Labor, an Increasingly Difficult Hurdle in Today’s Employment Market

Labor, an Increasingly Difficult Hurdle in Today’s Employment Market

In today’s episode recorded earlier this year recorded at the New England Regional Turfgrass Conference and Show, Harrell’s TurPh.Dude Jeff Atkinson sits down with Peter Rappoccio, CGCS Concord Country Club in Concord, MA and Greg Nicoll, Harrell’s VP of Turf North. They’re discussing labor and staffing challenges facing the golf industry and technology’s role in…

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Amino Pro V: Field Experience with a New Class of Biostimulant

Amino Pro V: Field Experience with a New Class of Biostimulant

In this episode Harrell’s TurPh.Dudes visited with Patrick Daly, CGCS at Framingham Country Club. Pat discusses his experience with Harrell’s new bio-stimulant product, Amino Pro V. More About TurPh.Dudes  Thank you for joining us for this episode of the TurPh.Dudes podcast brought to you by Harrell’s. Our TurPh.Dudes are reaching out to industry leaders and…

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How Turfgrass Nematicides Work

How Turfgrass Nematicides Work

Today’s episode is brought to you by Dr. Raymond Snyder from Matt Schrader’s Harrell’s Seminar recorded February 20, 2019 in Kiawah Island, South Carolina. Dr. Bill Crow presents How Turfgrass Nematicides Work.  Resources Dr. Crow’s Presentation More About Dr. Crow (as seen on the UF/IFAS website) Dr. Crow is the Landscape Nematologist at the University…

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Annual Bluegrass Weevil Current Trends and Future Management Strategies

Annual Bluegrass Weevil Current Trends and Future Management Strategies

In today’s episode, recorded at the New England Regional Turfgrass Conference and Show,  Dr. Jeff Atkinson and Dr. Ben McGraw Associate Professor at Penn State University talk about current trends and future management strategies for Annual Bluegrass Weevil. Resources Syngenta Weevil Track More About Ben McGraw, Ph.D.  Dr. Ben McGraw is an associate professor of…

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Disease Control Options For Bermuda & Paspalum Greens

Disease Control Options For Bermuda & Paspalum Greens

Today’s episode is brought to you by Dr. Raymond Snyder from Matt Schrader’s Harrell’s Seminar recorded February 20, 2019 in Kiawah Island, South Carolina. Dr. Bruce Martin presents information about Disease Control Options For Bermuda & Paspalum Greens. Resources View Dr. Martin’s presentation More about Dr. Martin Dr. Martin recently retired from his position as research and…

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Pond Problems: Know Thy Enemy

Pond Problems: Know Thy Enemy

In today’s episode Dr. Jeff Atkinson covers the ins and outs of Algae and its impact on Turf with Dr. West Bishop Algae Scientist and Water Quality Research Manager from SePRO. Resources For more information about Algae and Dr. Bishop’s work, visit Algae Corner at the SePRO website. More About TurPh.Dudes  Thank you for joining us…

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Is it Time to Talk About Civitas?

Is it Time to Talk About Civitas?

In today’s episode Dr. Raymond Snyder and Jason Frank conduct a round table discussion with Mike Rienzi Golf Course Superintendent of Grand Harbor, Dr. John Cisar retired professor from University of Florida, and Brad Sladek and Tony McKenna from Civitas Turf Defense. For more information about Civitas Turf Defense visit www.civitasturf.com and www.civitassportsfield.com Thank you for…

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