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Cordillera Ranch now using same turf as Rio Olympics course

October 28, 2013

By John KimPGA.com There are some serious questions that are lingering in my mind about how golf is going to work in the Olympics. How will teams be established? What will the format be? What about the alligators on the course?! But one topic that seems to be a sure hit will be the turf used…

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Zeon and the Olympics Press

March 25, 2013

Rio Olympics course to use Zeon Zoysia.  The golf course being planned for the 2016 Rio Olympics will feature Zeon Zoysia. The announcement of the turf was made during the recent Golf Industry Show in San Diego and confirmed by Dr. Frank Rossi, associate professor in the Department of Horticulture at Cornell University. Rossi is serving…

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Work Finally Starts on Rio 2016 Course!

March 25, 2013

A sigh of relief went up this morning in Rio de Janeiro. Golfweek has learned that field work for the Rio 2016 golf course started today. Paulo Goulart, executive director of Tanedo S.A., the Brazilian land-development company that owns the site and is paying for course construction, confirmed this morning that the long-delayed project is…

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Influence of Nitrogen Fertility and Mowing Height on Zoysiagrass Management

March 25, 2013

Zoysiagrass (Zoysia japonicaor Z.matrella) is increasing in popularity and availability with over 30 cultivars now commercially available. Zoysiagrass has historically been more widely utilized ongolf courses in the upper transition zone. However, due to better performance ofnewer cultivars, there has been a recent trend to plant zoysiagrass on golf courses in the lower transition zone…

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TifGrand Video From Hawaiian Turfgrass

March 25, 2013

View a great television commercial from our Hawaiian producer Sean Fong at Hawaiian Turfgrass…   TifGrand from IMF VISIONS on Vimeo.

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Winter Applications Targeted Specifically for Dormant Bermudagrass Turf

March 25, 2013

Mr. Leon Warren             Drs. Travis Gannon and Fred Yelverton In many cases, controlling winter weeds in the dead of winter is not a great idea.  Once cold weather sets in, winter weed growth slows down significantly.  Even nonselective herbicides struggle to kill weeds such as henbit, annual bluegrass and…

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TurfMate calls the announcement of Zeon on the Rio course "one of the biggest announcements of the season"

March 25, 2013

Have you heard? One of the biggest announcements of the season is that the golf course being planned for the 2016 Rio Olympics will feature Zeon Zoysia on its tees, fairways and roughs… yep, you heard right. Check out the full article for more details about the design plans. Read the article!  

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Grass Selections for Rio Olympic Course Revealed!

March 25, 2013

This past Thursday, at the Golf Industry Show, the news finally broke concerning the Rio Olympics and the cultivar decisions that had been made for the course.  Zeon Zoysia will be the golf course fairway and rough grass for the Olympic venue as golf makes this historic return to the games.  Not only will the…

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Greensboro Country Club Carlson Farm Course

March 11, 2013

We are very honored that Zeon Zoysia was selected for the renovation of the Greensboro Country Club Carlson Farm Course.  North Carolina Business Magazine – Best new course of 2010 Best Renovation of 2010 by Golf Magazine  Spectacular Reopening of Greensboro Farm Course Resort Business Magazine  

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