FMC market specialist, Tracy Tudor went to beautiful Hershey, Pennsylvania to hand deliver the “Own a Drone Give Away” prize to Joshua Hampton. Yes, it was a little colder in Hershey than at the 2016 Golf Industry Show in San Diego, California, but the job of a golf superintendent never slows down, even on a chilly day in February.
Now is the time to earn significant savings and benefit from extended terms on many of FMC’s most popular turf and ornamental products! The FMC 2015 Early Order Program runs from October 1, 2015 through December 11, 2015, allowing participants to purchase products at current pricing but defer payment for select qualifying FMC products until June 24, 2016.
During summer 2015, we conducted a trial at the Lake Wheeler Turfgrass Research Farm in Raleigh, N.C. The study took place on a native soil (clay loam) ’Crenshaw’ creeping bentgrass fairway/tee area maintained at 0.375”. In previous work conducted in cooperation with Dr. Damon Smith, we determined that relative humidity above 70% for five consecutive days with a minimum air temperature above 57̊ºF is conducive for dollar spot development.
Fame™ fungicides, a family of FRAC 11 group (Strobilurin) products that deliver fast-acting, patented fluoxastrobin protection against all major patch, spot, and mold diseases, are now available from FMC. Rainfast in 15 minutes, Fame fungicides can be used on all types of golf course turf and provide rapid foliar and root uptake.
Solitare® WSL, a new water soluble liquid herbicide formulation offering increased application efficiency while controlling more than 40 weeds, is now available from FMC. And, by purchasing before July 31, 2015, turf management professionals will receive $5 off each 3/4-gallon jug!