1. Effective Course Agronomic Programs Require Science
  2. Why do you Aerify?
  3. The Birth & Ageing of a golf green
  4. Rebuilding greens every 7 to 10 years is Hogwash

  5. Do we really need to aerfiy?
  6. Customized aerification/displacement programs

  7. Room at the inn

  8. How faster heal time of aerification holes can add thousands of dollars to our cash flow

  9. Bad guy gasses / part I

  10. Bad guy gasses / part II

  11. Soil, Chemistry and Biological testing - are they necessary during these inflationary times?

  12. Tight money and course maintenance

  13. Tight Money And Course Management 

  14. Spring aerifying & opportunity in these tough economic times

  15. Professional Services and what they mean to you & I on an everyday basis 

  16. Our Greens: Should We Rebuild, Regrass Or Neither?

  17. The anatomy of a Golf Green

  18. Budgets and How We Use Them ​

  19. ​​Aerification and Science

  20. Govt. regulations for military golf courses And How they will help us all

  21. Tale of two courses Greens Rebuild & Regrass

  22. The Summer That Was… Hot, Hot, Hot & Wet, Wet, Wet

  23. Communication: It Works!

  24. Knowledge without understanding, interpretation & implamentation is WORTHLESS.

  25. Making GREEN Cost Effective

  26. Plants need oxygen & standing water is not a good thing

  27. Have we lost our ability to think...????????

  28. ​The state of the industry 2011

  29. There is always an answer if we follow the path that useful science leads us down​

  30. Testing Greens When They Are Healthy Is A Must

  31. Let’s Talk Aerification And Money

  32. Floating In a Root Zone

  33. Tale Of Two Golf Courses …In Good Times

  34. The state of the industry 2012

  35. Maturity…That’s What It Takes!

  36. The Sports Turf Industry  Weathering The Storm 

  37. GCSAA and its importance to the industry

  38. Necessity forces change

  39. It Never Ends

  40. When Re-grassing... Which Is More Important – Drains or Greens Mix?

  41. Learning and Investigation Is What We Need

  42. The Need To Understand Negative And Positive Gasses  In Greens and Other Sports Turf

  43. Sports Turf and the Environment 

  44. Mother Nature And Winter
  45. You Can Always Find Someone To Agree With You So Do Rock the Boat
  46. Why Is Organic, Our Best Friend, So Misunderstood
  47. Oxygenation Of Green
  48. Common Sense along with Science wins everytime
  49. Understanding Oxygen and Water Levels
  50. 4 Must take researh steps before rebuilding greens
  51. Four-Way Management Works
  52. Who’s Got Your Back?
















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     Dave Doherty

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