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April 2020

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  Image: Athletic Turf Staff  IN THE SPOTLIGHT
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Headshot: Mitch Hooten Baseball in a ‘rain delay’ due to COVID-19
Mitch Hooten, head groundskeeper for the West Michigan Whitecaps, says he looks forward to the field being in midseason form when baseball resumes.
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Photo: John Deere John Deere produces protective
face shields

John Deere began production of personal protective equipment for health care workers, and it expects to produce 25,000 face shields in initial stages of production, with an additional 200,000 to come. Learn more.
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Take our COVID-19 survey
We hope you will take a few minutes to respond to our survey and let us know how you, your crew and your facility are doing during these stressful times.
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Purdue University, EnP release study on amino acid uptake in turfgrass
A study conducted by Purdue University and EnP Investments provides evidence that amino acids exogenously applied to turfgrass foliage can be rapidly absorbed and serve as stable sources of precursor molecules to be integrated into the metabolism of the plant.
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Michigan State offers guidance on reduced turf maintenance
A Michigan State University Extension bulletin helps turfgrass managers understand application windows and priorities during the “Stay Home, Stay Safe” order.
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Clint Formby joins The Andersons as territory manager
Formby has more than 15 years of experience in the turf industry and will cover the south-central region of the U.S. for the company.
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  Image: Athletic Turf Staff  ATHLETIC TURF VIDEO
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Video still: Athletic Turf staff How Pogo Turf Pro's technology can help sports turf managers
Carmen Magro, vice president of business development and agronomy of Pogo Turf Pro, shares how his company’s technology can help sports turf managers make better decisions for their turf.

  Image: Athletic Turf Staff  PRODUCT NEWS
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Photo: Turfco Turfco introduces larger-capacity topdresser
Turfco's midsized CR-8 Topdresser is designed for tow-behind use with turf vehicles running 30-hp or greater engines.
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FMC to accelerate rebate checks for True Champions program
FMC Professional Solutions will speed up the issue of rebate checks to end users enrolled in the FMC True Champions program. Find out when the rebate checks will arrive.
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