GCM’s Industry News Digest: March 2023

The latest golf course product and industry news, curated for golf course superintendents and other turf industry professionals.


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Editor’s note: The GCM team will be doing our best to maintain an up-to-date feed of announcements on this page. If you have news you think belongs here, please email Scott Hollister.

Wednesday, March 8

  • Target Specialty Products announced part twenty-one of the Turf Fuel Masterclass Series. Independent Turfgrass Research’s Dr. John Dempsey, Turfgrass Pathologist and Target Specialty Products’ Steve Loveday, Product Development Manager, will present a FREE webinar, “Game-Changing Strategies You Can Use to Improve Plant Fitness” on Thursday, March 23 at 1:30 P.M. EDT / 10:30 A.M. PDT. Dr. Dempsey will discuss reducing disease through nutrition and cultural practices, plant defense systems, and biostimulants and plant fitness. Register here.
  • The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that Saucon Valley Country Club, in Bethlehem, Pa., will be the host site for five USGA championships, including the 2032 and 2042 U.S. Senior Opens. The club will also host the 2026 U.S. Junior Amateur, 2038 U.S. Women’s Amateur and 2051 U.S. Amateur.