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Spring heats up, data-driven management: Turf Talk Podcast Week 6

  • May 16, 2018 —  Spring heats up, data-driven management.

Turf Talk is a weekly podcast during the growing season hosted by ‘Turf Guy’ Frank Rossi, associate professor, Horticulture Section, School of Integrative Plant Science, Cornell University, and turfgrass Extension Aide, Carl Schimenti.

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Cornell University ShortCUTT Newsletter (Week 5 – May 14, 2018)

ShortCUTT Newsletter (Week 5 – May 14, 2018)

This week, Dr. Rossi discusses data-driven management and clarifies the concept of “Enhanced Efficiency Fertilizers.”

If you have any questions you would like us to address in future editions of the newsletter, please  contact Carl Schimenti at css223@cornell.edu.

Late spring issues, root pests: Turf Talk Podcast Week 5

Turf Talk is a weekly podcast during the growing season hosted by ‘Turf Guy’ Frank Rossi, associate professor, Horticulture Section, School of Integrative Plant Science, Cornell University, and turfgrass Extension Aide, Carl Schimenti.

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Cornell University ShortCUTT Newsletter (Week 4 – May 7, 2018)

ShortCUTT Newsletter (Week 4 – May 7, 2018)

The compressed spring is starting to pose challenges, latest reports from plant diagnostic labs, and don’t forget to check out turfweeds.cals.cornell.edu/plants for help identifying weeds!

 

Cornell University ShortCUTT Newsletter (Week 3 – April 30, 2018)

ShortCUTT Newsletter (Week 3 – April 30, 2018)

Dr. Rossi discusses management for early season pests, and handling excessive athletic field traffic given the compressed Spring season in NY.

If you are a member of a Professional Association then you will receive them through your regular email. If you know someone who’d like a copy, get in touch with us at our Cornell Turfgrass Website @ turf.cals.cornell.edu, our Twitter and Facebook pages @Cornell_Turfgrass, or by e-mailing our program manager, Carl Schimenti at css223@cornell.edu.

Time to scout for weevils and weeds:  Turf Talk Podcast Week 4

  • April 30, 2018 — Time to scout for weevils and weeds.  In the northeast, it’s time to start monitoring of pests. Annual Bluegrass Weevil and weeds will begin to emerge, but scouting is the key to proper control. This is also a strategic time to use stress as a tool to prepare turf for the summer.

Turf Talk is a weekly podcast during the growing season hosted by ‘Turf Guy’ Frank Rossi, associate professor, Horticulture Section, School of Integrative Plant Science, Cornell University, and turfgrass Extension Aide, Carl Schimenti.

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Cornell University ShortCUTT Newsletter (Week 2 – April 24, 2018)

ShortCUTT Newsletter (Week 2 – April 24, 2018)

Dr. Rossi discusses methods of “jump-starting” the system without the use of fertilizer, and has a conversation with Jim Skorulski on observed winter injury in the Northeast.

From Frank Rossi, Associate Professor and; Extension Turfgrass Specialist:

Welcome back to our 19th season of the ShortCUTT (Cornell University Turfgrass Times) newsletter! We are grateful for the many years of support from the New York State Turfgrass Association. However, new funding sources allowed for the newsletter to be available to all turfgrass managers and interested parties in New York.

If you are a member of a Professional Association then you will receive them through your regular email. If you know someone who’d like a copy, get in touch with us at our Cornell Turfgrass Website @ turf.cals.cornell.edu, our Twitter and Facebook pages @Cornell_Turfgrass, or by e-mailing our program manager, Carl Schimenti at css223@cornell.edu.

Looking forward to providing timely growing season information to those across the Northeast!

Winter damage, lawn weeds: Turf Talk Podcast Week 3

April 23, 2018 — Winter damage on golf courses in the North this year, and home lawn weeds.

Turf Talk is a weekly podcast during the growing season hosted by ‘Turf Guy’ Frank Rossi, associate professor, Horticulture Section, School of Integrative Plant Science, Cornell University, and turfgrass Extension Aide, Carl Schimenti.

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Early-season weather and soil strategies: Turf Talk Podcast Week 2

April 18, 2018 — Early-season weather patterns and soil cultivation strategies. Fall practices to prepare yourself for spring weather like this!

Turf Talk is a weekly podcast during the growing season hosted by ‘Turf Guy’ Frank Rossi, associate professor, Horticulture Section, School of Integrative Plant Science, Cornell University, and turfgrass Extension Aide, Carl Schimenti.

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Cornell University ShortCUTT Newsletter (Week 1 – April 16, 2018)

ShortCUTT Newsletter (Week 1 – April 16, 2018)

From Frank Rossi, Associate Professor and; Extension Turfgrass Specialist:

Welcome back to our 19th season of the ShortCUTT (Cornell University Turfgrass Times) newsletter! We are grateful for the many years of support from the New York State Turfgrass Association. However, new funding sources allowed for the newsletter to be available to all turfgrass managers and interested parties in New York.

If you are a member of a Professional Association then you will receive them through your regular email. If you know someone who’d like a copy, get in touch with us at our Cornell Turfgrass Website @ turf.cals.cornell.edu, our Twitter and Facebook pages @Cornell_Turfgrass, or by e-mailing our program manager, Carl Schimenti at css223@cornell.edu.

In this week’s edition,we discuss weather effects on disease pressure, annual bluegrass seedhead suppression, and pre-emergence herbicide application timing. We also get some thoughts from Soil Insect Ecologist, Professor Kyle Wickings, on early-season insect populations.

Looking forward to providing timely growing season information to those across the Northeast!

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