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    Frankly Speaking with Paul MacCormack, The Mindful Superintendent

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    In this episode we are Speaking Frankly with TurfNet Blogger "The Mindful Superintendent" Paul MacCormack. Frank and Paul chat about facing grief and loss with kindness, taking time to recharge during the off-season, and wellness tips that take care of your best asset during the heat of the season-YOU! Join us this week for lively discussion and Frankly Speaking you just mght be surprised how much you can learn about yourself in 40 minutes!

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    Speaking Frankly with Norm Hummel

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    Frankly speaking this week with Dr. Norm Hummel, owner of Hummel and Co. Turfgrass and Soil Consulting, about the keys to firm putting surfaces, topdressing with fine sand over coarse sand, and how to select a soil testing lab. Expect some technical information as we explore the soil engineering principles at work under the modern putting surface.

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    Frankly Speaking with Dr. Micah Woods

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    We are Speaking Frankly with Micah Woods, Chief Scientist Asian Turfgass Center on increasing the precision of nutrient management programs and understanding the value of light for high performance golf turf mamagement.
     

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    Frankly Speaking with Steve McDonald, Turfgrass Disease Solutions

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    Speaking Frankly this episode withe Steve McDonald, Owner/operator of Turfgrass Disease Solutions, Spring City, PA about turf conditions this spring in the Mid-Atlantic this Spring, annual bluegrass weevil on bengtrass, disease management keys looking to the summer, and also some native fescue area research and observations. Expect lively bantor between two seasoned golf turf professionals.

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    Frankly Speaking: Water Management with Mike Huck

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    With Earth Day 2015 behind us, we are Speaking Frankly with Mike Huck of Irrigation and Turfgrass Services of California about the latest on efficient water management, the situaion CA golf courses are facing, and how water use will change in the next five years! Expect some interesting conversation between Frank and this former USGA Agronomist and WI native Mike Huck.  Presented by DryJect, Maximus by DryJect, and True-Surface by Turfline.

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    Renovation Report: Kevin Hicks of the Coeur d'Alene Resort

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    In this first of fifteen planned segments this year, host Jon Kiger chats with Kevin Hicks about the recent bunker renovation and "emergency" regrassing of seven greens (just last week, due to winter damage) at the Coeur d'Alene Resort in Idaho, home of the famous floating green.

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    Frankly Speaking with Dave Oatis, Director Northeast Region USGA

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    In this episode, Frank Speaks with Dave Oatis, USGA Director of the Northeast Region of the Green Section about Winter Injury in the Northeast, waking the course up in the Spring, and Dave's favorite topic: Golf Tree Management Programs. After another tough winter in the North, Dave and Frank speak about addressing current injury and strategies for preventing future damage. This will include a lively discussion on tree management and winter damage! Presented by DryJect, Maximus by DryJect, and True-Surface by Turfline.

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    Frankly Speaking AGAIN with Dr. Micah Woods on MSLN

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    In this episode of Frankly Speaking we are following up with Dr. Micah Woods of the Asian Turfgrass Center on the MLSN concept and new discussion about using growth potential as a means of scheduling nutrient management additions. An excellent review of a progressive approach to golf turf nutrient management! Presented by DryJect, Maximus by DryJect, and True-Surface by Turfline.

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    Frankly Speaking with Micah Woods, Chief Scientist, Asian Turfgrass Center

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    In this episode Frank speaks with Dr. Micah Woods, Chief Scientist of the Asian Turfgrass Center, "direct" from Bangkok, Thailand. Woods is the co-author of the Global Soil Survey (GSS) that informs the Minimum Level of Sustainable Nutrition (MLSN) efforts with Pace Turf's Dr. Larry Stowell. Expect some technical and lively discussion about turfgrass nutrition, soil testing, the MLSN guidelines, and the Global Soil Survey (GSS), and how each of can help produce some solid citizen science. Presented by DryJect, Maximus by DryJect, and True-Surface by Turfline.

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    Frankly Speaking with Micah Woods on Turfgrass Nutrition and Growth Potential

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    In this episdoe Frank speaks with Dr. Micah Woods, Director of the Asian Turfgrass Center, co-author of the Global Soil Survey that informs the Minimum Level of Sustainable Nutrition efforts with Pace Turf's Dr. Larry Stowell. In addition, Micah and Frank will discuss how the Turfgrass Growth Potential as means for scheduling turf inputs, notably nitrogen nutrition. Expect some technical and lively discussion about these important turfgrass nutritional issues and how each of can help produce some solid citizen science.