2016 GCSAA Board nominations due July 6
Three officer and two director positions will be up for election for the GCSAA Board of Directors at the 2016 annual meeting in San Diego, Calif.
Maintenance budget survey results released
GCSAA has released the results of the 2015 Maintenance Budget Survey Report, available to GCSAA Class A, SM, ISM and C members. You'll find average expenditures for all line items of superintendents' maintenance budgets for 2013 and 2014, and the average amount budgeted for 2015.
Recall issued for ALT 70, Viceroy fungicides
NovaSource, which manufactures both ArmorTech ALT 70 and Viceroy 70DF fungicides, announced they are recalling all 2013 production batches of the two products, sold and distributed by United Turf Alliance (UTA) and UPI, respectively. The manufacturer indicted that laboratory investigation and testing had revealed the fungicides had been contaminated with the herbicide sulfometuron methyl.
Website created to provide ALT 70 updates
A website has been established (www.ALT70info.com) as a central online location for the product manufacturer and distributor to share news and information about ArmorTech ALT 70 fungicide following recent incidents of compromised turfgrass quality.
Update on Member Standards
GCSAA President John J. O’Keefe, CGCS, shares the latest information on the Member Standards proposal.