Sign up your EM for free membership in 2015
Don't forget to sign up your equipment manager for this limited opportunity to enjoy full, complimentary membership in 2015. Equipment managers can now take advantage of benefits and resources available to GCSAA members, including new education opportunities tailored specifically for equipment managers.
Col. John Morley DSA nominations due soon
Nominations for the 2015 Col. John Morley Distinguished Service Award are due Aug. 31. The award recognizes an individual or individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to the advancement of the golf course superintendent's profession.
Rounds 4 Research raises over $112,500
The 2015 Rounds 4 Research online auction sold more than 670 rounds and yielded more than $112,500. The top bid was for a two-night stay and eight rounds of golf offered by Bandon Dunes Resort. The Carolinas GCSA raised more than $22,000 – the most of any of the 50 fundraising partners. The national campaign is supported by a $50,000 donation from The Toro Co.
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.