USGA gives $50,000 for GCSAA research
The USGA has contributed $50,000 to help GCSAA fund new research projects in 2015. The research funds are made available to GCSAA through a block grant from the EIFG. The USGA has also contributed $400,000 to the EIFG to fund the second edition of five GCSAA Golf Course Environmental Profile surveys.
Sweepstakes lets golfers thank superintendents, enter to win PGA Championship trip
The latest part of GCSAA’s “Thank a Golf Course Superintendent” campaign is a sweepstakes that allows golfers to thank their superintendents and possibly win a trip to the 2015 PGA Championship, Aug. 10-16, at Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wis. Visit www.gcsaa.org/thankasuperintendent to send a message to a superintendent and be entered into the sweepstakes.
Member Standards update
President John J. O'Keefe, CGCS, shares the latest on the Members Standards draft proposal that was introduced at the 2014 Chapter Delegates Meeting.