TAG: turf diseases

Do you know when you should think about snow mold control?

October 31, 2023By
Gray snow mold develops under snow cover. The longer the snow cover, the larger the patches. (Photo: Paul Koch, Ph.D.)

Learn the appropriate timing to treat for gray snow mold and prevent spring damage. read more

University of Delaware researches new treatment for dollar spot

August 14, 2023By
Dollar spot (Photo: PBI-Gordon Corp.)

A beneficial microbe shows promising results as an antifungal agent against the pathogen that causes dollar spot. read more

How to keep Pythium blight out of your turf

July 31, 2023By
For Pythium blight to take hold in a lawn, it needs three key factors: a susceptible host, the right environmental conditions and the disease to be present. (Photo: PBI-Gordon)

Pros in the industry share tips on how to identify and prevent the most common and destructive turfgrass disease. read more

The causes and cures of summer, large and brown patch

June 27, 2023By
Lawn care operators have several control options to tackle summer, large and brown patch. With different strains of large patch, LCOs will need to deploy different controls strategies. (Photo: Mary Ann Hansen, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Bugwood.org )

These devastating diseases can hit your customers’ yards this year. Mike Kenna shares what to keep a look out for. read more