Golf Course Management

MAY 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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c Three Active Ingredients, One Amazing Product triPle CrOwn ® gOlf and t&O inseCtiCides A revolutionary multi-action solution to help you reign over turf pests. Whether it's a front yard or the front nine, your turf is your kingdom — and it's up to you to vigilantly protect it from damaging pests. As part of our commitment to Customer-Driven Innovation, FMC developed Triple Crown ® Golf and T&O insecticides featuring a multi-action formulation for fast-acting, long-lasting, broad spectrum control of above- and below-ground pests. With its unique combination of FMC bifenthrin, FMC zeta-cypermethrin and imidacloprid, Triple Crown controls pests with multiple modes of action. Triple Crown is the only product you need to protect your turf from destructive and dangerous insects. ■ Powerful chemistry in an innovative suspoemulsion formulation ■ Controls over 30 pests, including ants, fire ants, masked chafer grubs (Northern and Southern), European chafer grubs, chinch bugs, annual bluegrass weevils, ticks, mites, billbugs and more ■ Labeled for broadcast lawn treatments, mound treatments and applications to golf course turf* Among the Fastest Liquid Insecticides Available Triple Crown Golf and T&O insecticides have been proven to deliver fast-acting knockdown and kill of both above- and below-ground pests. As you can see from the chart on the left, Triple Crown is significantly faster than the competition against annual bluegrass weevil adults. And as the chart on the right shows, Triple Crown achieves faster results against damaging billbug adults. *Only Triple Crown Golf insecticide is labeled for golf course applications. Triple Crown Golf insecticide is a restricted use product. 100 90 80 70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0 % Control 3 Hours Source: McGraw – Delhi, NY, 2013 6 Hours 24 Hours 7 Days annual bluegrass weevil COntrOl Acelepryn ® 0.367 0z Triple Crown ® 0.46 0z Merit ® 0.6 0z 100 90 80 70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0 % Reduction of Damaging Adults 24 Hours adult bluegrass billbug COntrOl Water After Treatment Rate /1,000 sq.ft. Aloft ® LCSC 15 0z/A Triple Crown ® 20 0z/A Merit ® 75 WP 6.5 0z/A Arena ® 50 WDG 10 0z/A Untreated Source: Richmond – Purdue University, 2013 Rate / Acre After Treatment Untitled-3 1 4/16/14 3:27 PM

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