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44 Muddied waters Contradictory rules regarding fertilization practices have stirred up controversy and confusion in the state of Florida. Stacie Zinn Roberts From the roots up: Preventing tree injuries When it comes to trees, Ben Franklin's advice is best: "An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." John C. Fech, Ph.D. 56 66 Fear and loathing and the ADA Adapting golf courses for disabled golfers isn't just the right thing to do, it's also a good investment for the game. Jim Ferrin, CGCS Sam Samuelson, CGCS 2014 GCSAA Education Conference and Golf Industry Show 80 80 Outsiders' Orlando Veteran visitors name their favorite things about O-Town. • 82 Center stage stars Golfing legend Annika Sorenstam and actor/comedian Bill Engvall are the marquee names headlining special events in Orlando at the Golf Industry Show. • 86 Turf Bowl XX For the past 20 years, turfgrass students have come to the Golf Industry Show to test their knowledge and compete for the honor of their school. • 88 There's no business like small businesses They hardly possess the largest booths at the Golf Industry Show, but small businesses that you may not know a whole lot about dream big when it comes to gaining a foothold in the industry. 102 Trade show map 104 Meet the exhibitors • 116 Candidates • 152 Membership milestones • On the Cover: Florida, responsible for more than three-quarters of the oranges grown annually in the United States, welcomes the 2014 Golf Industry Show. 10 GOLF COURSE MANAGEMENT 01.14