Winter Turf Management

Winter Turf Management

In today’s episode Dr. Cale Bigelow Professor of Agronomy at Purdue University discusses Winter Turf Management with Dr. Jeff Atkinson, Harrell’s Director of Agronomy. More About Cale Bigelow, Ph.D.  Cale Bigelow is a Professor at Purdue University specializing in Turf Science and Ecology and part of the Horticulture and Landscape Architecture Department. He is heavily…

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Water Quality and Turf Management

Water Quality and Turf Management

In today’s episode, Dr. Raymond Snyder catches up with Dr. Marco Schiavon from University of California, Riverside. They are talking about Water Quality and Its Impact on Turf. Resources http://www.fao.org/docrep/003/T0234E/T0234E01.htm#ch1 (specially Table 1) https://www.ars.usda.gov/ARSUserFiles/20360500/hb60_pdf/hb60complete.pdf (diagram on page 80). More About Marco Schiavon (as seen in his GIS bio) Marco Schiavon, Ph.D., is an Assistant Researcher…

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Midwest 2018 Season Wrap-Up

Midwest 2018 Season Wrap-Up

In this episode Harrell’s Director of Agronomy Jeff Atkinson and Ohio Territory Manager Jim Dillard caught up with Todd Hicks, Turfgrass Pathology Program Coordinator and Joe Rimelspach, Turf Pathology Specialist at the Ohio State University Turf  Research and Education Program. They are discussing the challenging growing season, what samples are prevalent in the lab and offering some observations…

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Nematode Management 101

Nematode Management 101

In today’s episode, Dr. Raymond Snyder and Jason Frank discuss Nematode Management 101 with Dr. Billy Crow Landscape Nematologist with the Entomology and Nematology Department at the University of Florida. More About Dr. Crow (as seen on the UF/IFAS website) Dr. Crow is the Landscape Nematologist at the University of Florida, specializing in integrated pest…

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Foliar Fertilizers – a TurPh.Dudes Extra

Foliar Fertilizers – a TurPh.Dudes Extra

Thank you for joining us for this TurPh.Dudes Extra. Today, we bring you a recording of Dr. Raymond Snyder, Harrell’s Director of Agronomy. Dr. Snyder is speaking to the volunteers at the 2015 Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass.   In this episode Dr. Snyder provides a background and basic understanding of foliar fertilizer, manufacturing foliar products,…

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Herbicide & Fungicide Resistance Roundtable

Herbicide & Fungicide Resistance Roundtable

In today’s episode, sponsored by Bayer, Dr. Snyder, Harrell’s Director of Agronomy and Jason Frank, Harrell’s Sales Director Turf- Florida, host a round table discussion with six top TurPh.Dudes. Herbicide Resistance was the main focus with additional information about Fungicide Resistance. Guests include Dr. Bert McCarty, Professor of Horticulture at Clemson University,  Dr. Fred Yelverton Professor of Crop Science at NC…

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Three Pests to be on the Look Out For

Three Pests to be on the Look Out For

In this episode, sponsored by Syngenta and recorded live at the New England Regional Tradeshow and Conference, Dr. Raymond Snyder, Director of Agronomy at Harrell’s gets the dirt from Dr. Mike Agnew Sr. Field Technical Representative and Dr. Mark Coffelt, Head of Technical Services from Syngenta on three pests prevalent in the Northeast – Annual…

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The Power of Adjuvants – a TurPh.Dudes Extra

The Power of Adjuvants – a TurPh.Dudes Extra

In this TurPh.Dudes Extra episode we bring you a recording of Dr. Raymond Snyder, Harrell’s Director of Agronomy and Dr. Travis Shaddox, Assistant Professor, Turfgrass at the University of Florida discussing the power of adjuvants. They’re covering how adjuvants work, why they are beneficial and also which adjuvant to choose. This conversation was recorded in 2013…

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2018 Summer Stress – What to Expect

2018 Summer Stress – What to Expect

In today’s episode, sponsored by Syngenta and recorded live at the New England Regional Tradeshow and Conference, Dr. Raymond Snyder, Director of Agronomy at Harrell’s meets up with Dr. Michelle DaCosta, Associate Professor of Turfgrass Physiology at UMASS and Dr. John Inguagiato, Assistant Professor of Turfgrass Pathology at UCONN. They’re talking about What to Expect…

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Real World Turf Disease Management

Real World Turf Disease Management

In this episode Dr. Raymond Snyder, Harrell’s Director of Agronomy caught up with Dr. Bruce Martin, research and extension turfgrass pathologist at the Pee Dee Research and Education Center at Clemson University. They’re discussing Real World Turf Disease Management and best cultural management strategies to optimize playing surface conditions.   The TurPh.Dudes cover a lot…

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