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Alleviate Salinity Stress with Macro-RELIEF

Macro-Sorb Technologies Product Use Tip Sheet:  Alleviating Salinity Stress with Macro-RELIEF In parts of the country where water evaporation from the soil exceeds that of rainfall, soluble salts tend to accumulate in the soil and become problematic to plants, including turfgrass.  Saline soils can also develop from poor drainage, high water tables, or the use…

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Orioles’ McFadyen on Growing KY Blue in Transition Zone

Nicole McFadyen can’t imagine life without a close connection to baseball. Growing up in New Castle, Delaware, she was a tomboy who enjoyed all sports. But she zeroed in on baseball after playing outfielder for her high school team and first base for her community college team, before transferring to the University of Delaware to…

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Soil Surfactant Basics with John Haguewood

John Haguewood, Technical Manager for SMS Additive Solutions, offers his insights on how soil surfactants work to help golf course turf managers achieve optimal course conditions. SMS provides a comprehensive line of valuable additive solutions, including soil surfactants, spray adjuvants and wetting agents, all designed to help provide exceptional playing surfaces. Q:  What are soil…

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Improve Seedling Establishment with Macro-Sorb

 Macro-Sorb Foliar + Quelant-Minors Seedling Establishment Trial Introduction:  Seedling establishment of turfgrass is often challenging, particularly during the spring months.  In order to have a successful establishment from seed, the turf plants need to mature quickly and increase density as quick as possible.  A trail was established to evaluate Macro-Sorb Foliar + Quelant-Minors at improving…

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Enhancing Seedhead Suppression with Macro-Sorb Foliar

Macro-Sorb Technologies Product Use Tip Sheet: Annual Bluegrass Seedhead Suppression In northern or transitional climates, annual bluegrass (Poa annua) often exist on putting greens as the predominate species or coexist with creeping bentgrass.  Whatever the case may be, when seedheads exist, the playing surface is disrupted and the turf quality is compromised.  When applied prior…

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Macro-Sorb Radicular for improved Aeration Recovery

Macro-Sorb Technologies Product Use Tip Sheet: Spring Aeration Spring-time aeration is critical for alleviating soil compaction and preparing turf for a demanding season ahead.  However, aeration can also be a major shock and stress to an already sensitive turf plant coming out of winter. Macro-Sorb Radicular is packed with L-amino acids to reduce the stress…

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Introducing the DEFEND Product Line

Your Turf Macro-Sorb and SMS are proud to announce that we will be launching four new products at this year’s show.  The products are part of our new DEFEND line, a series of products formulated to address specific turf management challenges.  The new products include:                  Macro-SI pairs…

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Q&A with John Haguewood (Part 4)

This is the fourth and final post in a series of Q&As with John Haguewood, technical manager for Macro-Sorb Technologies. Q.  Do you recommend a program approach with Macro-Sorb products? A. Yes, I absolutely recommend a program approach with Macro-Sorb products! However, not one particular program is going to work for everyone.  We do have…

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Q&A with John Haguewood (Part 3)

This is the third post in a series of Q&As with John Haguewood, technical manager for Macro-Sorb Technologies. Q.  Could you tell us more about the products Macro-Sorb offers for the golf course industry? A.  We offer the following high quality products: Macro-Sorb® Foliar is very high in free amino acid content. Applied foliarly, the…

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Eric Greytok Named National Sales Director for Macro-Sorb Technologies and SMS Additive Solutions

A high profile, former golf course superintendent who hosted two U.S. Opens and PGA Tour Events, as well as several USGA National Championships during his career, Eric Greytok was recently named National Sales Director for Macro-Sorb Technologies LLC, the leading provider of professional-grade amino acid products for the turf management industry, and SMS Additive Solutions…