Golf Course Management

APR 2014

Golf Course Management magazine is dedicated to advancing the golf course superintendent profession and helping GCSAA members achieve career success.

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04.14 GOLF COURSE MANAGEMENT 105 Profle Products launched Tornado Tack ST- 1000, an all-in-one, high-loading straw tackifer. It is designed to give contractors twice the coverage of a traditional blended mulch and 500 pounds-per-acre application rate. Tornado Tack can be loaded at up to 70 pounds per 100 gallons to yield double the coverage of traditional blended mulch and tackifer. A 3,000-gallon tank can cover up to 4 acres. Its all-in-one package means easier loading and stor- age, so there is never a need to transport multiple products to the jobsite for feld mixing, the company says. Contact Profle Products, 800-508-8681 (www.profleproducts.com). Double COVERAGE Earth & Turf Products LLC announced its Model 60SP . It is an economical, maneuverable, self-propelled topdresser that is ideal for spreading dry or wet compost and sand plus a variety of other materials. It features easy loading into its 6.7-cubic-foot hopper. The maximum load weight is 650 pounds. Optional loading chutes increase capacity for lighter materials such as compost. A wide spread beater produces an even spread pattern up to 42 inches wide. Contact Earth & Turf Prod- ucts LLC, 888-693-2638 (www.earthandturf.com). Nufarm launched Anuew Turf Growth Regulator . Approved for use on ornamental lawns, golf courses and athletic turf surfaces, Anuew is a proprietary tool for cool- and warm-season turf management. The active ingredient in Anuew is prohexadione calcium, a new active ingredient with a novel mode of action. It can be ap- plied to all managed turf areas including golf greens, tees, fairways and roughs, residential and commercial lawns, sod farms, sports felds and similar areas. Contact Nufarm, 866-241-0611 (www.nufarm.com). Lebanon Turf expanded its Country Club MD line by adding four additional SGN 80 greens-grade products and one SGN 125 tee- and fairway-grade product. The new Country Club MD greens-grade products contain phosphorous for superintendents who want to include P in their greens nutrition program. The company also launched a new micro mid-grade, SGN 125 Country Club MD product designed for better performance on tees and fairways maintained at a low height of cut. Contact Lebanon Turf, 800-233-0628 (www.lebanonturf.com). PBI-Gordon introduced WeedAlert mobile app. The app features detailed color photos of more than 100 weeds, allowing turf professionals to search and identify weeds by name, appearance or region. Detailed information about each weed includes a description, non- chemical cultural practices for weed control, geographic coverage maps of where the weed grows and when they are prevalent in the various growing zones, as well as herbicide use and recommended control products. The website is WeedAlert.com. Contact PBI-Gordon, 800-884- 3179 (www.PBIGordon.com). 104-107_April14_ProductNews.indd 105 3/18/14 2:56 PM

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