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cherry blossoms Recharge Your Spring Agronomic Program for 2021
As we put 2020 behind us and move into 2021, here are a few thoughts about moving forward in the next 2 months before the hectic spring arrives. Let's use the remaining 30-60 days to recharge, reorganize, and reevaluate your spring agronomic programs. 
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fe iron Not All Irons Are Created Equal: Diagnosing Iron Deficiencies
Identifying the reason for making iron applications and deciding on the right type of iron can definitely lead to greener pastures.
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We've Moved green arrow sign for two new locations Our Elk Grove Village, Illinois Location Has Moved!
We have relocated our facility to better serve our customers. As of February 1st, we are open for business.
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steelgreen ride-on sprayer-spreader The Benefits of Ride-On Sprayer-Spreaders on Athletic Fields
A ride-on sprayer-spreader is not just for residential and commercial properties. This machine is handy on sports fields as well. It can help with more effective applications and make a field manager more efficient.
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crab grass Differences Between Prodiamine and Dimension
Learn the differences between Prodiamine and Dimension so you have the most success at pre-emergent applications this spring.
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virtual education series by advanced turf solutions Advanced Turf Solutions Launches Virtual Education Series
We are now offering free online courses and live virtual seminars to support continuing education for turfgrass managers. The Virtual Education Series is free and available to the public. Beginning February 1, anyone can visit advancedturf.com/courses and access dozens of self-paced online courses taught by industry experts. Participants can earn state-level continuing certification credits, GCSAA […]
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golf course after spring green up A Guide to Spring Green-Up
As spring arrives, we look over our turf only to find it not greening up as usual. Here is a guide to spring green-up.
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goosegrass Strategies to Combat Goosegrass Pressure
Develop a strategy to combat goosegrass pressure with product suggestions and best cultural practices.
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steve lord Advanced Turf Welcomes Stephen Lord to the Team
Former Head Groundskeeper joins Advanced Turf as a sales representative.
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Anuew Poa Nufarm Anuew Q&A for Poa Annua Seedhead Suppression
Find out more about how Anuew can help tackle Poa Annua seedhead suppression.
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poa annua seed Maximize Your Spring Ethephon Application
Ethephon is a highly effective PGR for Poa annua seedhead suppression on cool-season turf. Use the information below to maximize the effectiveness of your spring Proxy sprays. 
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holiday hours 2020 Holiday Hours
Check out the schedule of our holiday hours.
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dull grass with leaves Strategies to Improve the Efficacy of Applications
With the 2020 growing season behind us, let’s take some time to reflect on what we learned and what to look forward to for the 2021 season.
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2020 Key Takeaways 2020 Key Takeaways
The overall golf industry is doing very well. Initially, everyone was scared that golf courses would have less income than in years past. Surprisingly, COVID-19 increased rounds of golf played and revenue, which created record-breaking years in quite a few cases. 
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Localized Dry Spot on grass Top 7 Reasons for Late Fall Soil Surfactant Applications
Soon after the summer stress periods end, most turfgrass managers stop soil surfactant applications on fine turfgrass areas. However, there are many reasons to make a soil surfactant application in the late fall before the ground freezes. Here are 7 of the top reasons.
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Optimizer Green Shade Why You Should be Liquid Overseeding
Liquid overseeding is the practice of applying pigments or paint to dormant turf in order to enhance its color and growth. The practice has become very important in the transition zone and Mid-South, and if you have not tried it in those regions, here are some reasons why you should, plus a little more about pigments and paints.
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order early and save even more Early Order Your Way: 2020 Programs for Golf
Advanced Turf Solutions makes EOP easy. Find out the latest manufacturer programs for golf here.
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early order your way Early Order Your Way: 2020 Programs for Lawn and Landscape Care
Early order programs aren't just for golf! Lawn and landscape care managers can take advantage of major manufacturer rebates plus extra discounts and extended payment terms on exclusive ATS brands too.
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jars in yellow purple and green hexagons Tank Mix Compatibility and Jar Testing
If you are getting ready to spray with multiple products and are not sure if they will be compatible, then to be safe, you should do a jar test.
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early order your way Early Order Your Way: 2020 Programs for Sports Turf
Early order programs aren't just for golf! Sports turf managers can take advantage of major manufacturer rebates plus extra discounts and extended payment terms on exclusive ATS brands too.
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steelgreen snow plow Steel Green Manufacturing Introduces New Snowplow Attachment Available This Fall
Available this fall, the SG Snowplow comes with the plow, winter tires assembly, LED lights, and attachment kit and costs $3,995. The attachment kit includes hydraulics, hoses, brackets and fittings, and will be compatible with other attachments available from Steel Green Manufacturing in the future.
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Rodney Crouse and Michael Susshine Advanced Turf Welcomes Two New Golf Sales Representatives
We are pleased to welcome Rodney Crouse and Michael Susshine to the team!
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fall trees on golf course Round Out the Year Tips for Your Golf Course
Who knows what the closing months of the year will bring, but what I do know is that golf course maintenance expectations aren’t going to change going into 2021. So, what do you do between now and then?
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fall golf course Fall Fertilization: Success Through Testing and Goals
As the growing season draws to a close and turfgrass growth slows, fall becomes an essential time for fertilization. To fertilize properly in the fall, we want to know a few things:
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aerification of field Cool-Season Sports Turf: Fall Aerification and Seeding
Aerification and seeding are kind of like macaroni and cheese. Good by themselves, but so much better together. Aside from mowing and a balanced fertility program, aerification, and seeding are the two most basic operations required to successfully manage established sports fields.
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golf ball in grass Revitalize Your Cool-Season Golf Course Rough
When the leaves begin to turn in the fall, it can signal a great time to revitalize the cool-season rough on your golf course.
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laser grading baseball field Achieve Great Infields with Laser Grading
If you are constructing a new baseball or softball field or planning a renovation project, one major component in the process will be laser grading. Find out what benefits this technology can bring to your infields.
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close-up of fungicide on grass Preventative Snow Mold Spray Best Practices
No one wants a spring course reveal ruined by snow mold. But, without snow mold applications in the fall, this could happen to your course (especially in the northern regions of the Midwest). 
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time to improve Improve Your Agronomical Program with Wetting Agents
Selecting the correct wetting agent can do a lot to save you time and money plus improve your greens!
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Dollar Spot Management in the Fall
Depending on conditions, dollar spot can be an issue all season long for Superintendents. One of the most critical times to watch out for dollar spot is the fall. If dollar spot issues linger in the fall and are not addressed, problems will most certainly pop up in the spring. 
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multiple Spring Dead Spots on grass Bermudagrass Killer: Spring Dead Spot
Spring dead spot can ravage highly-managed bermudagrass. While we would like to think a singular management practice could entirely control it, this is not the case. Regular fungicide applications in conjunction with proper fertility and cultural practices will provide the best results for preventing spring dead spot.
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applications with adjuvants Adjuvants for Low-Volume Herbicide Applications
Turf care managers often ponder the question “Is there a benefit to adding an adjuvant to their herbicide when conducting a low-volume application?” The short answer to that question is YES!
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late summer turf recovery Late Summer Turf Recovery: Prepare and Execute
It’s that time of year again; time evaluate the turf conditions at your facility or property and prepare for late summer turf recovery and early fall renovation. Let’s review a few basic concepts to get a leg up on a busy fall.
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dead grass Soil Surfactant Rescue Applications with Precision Labs
Localized dry spot is prevalent this year. A good water management plan with soil surfactant applications can help. If a proactive program was not employed, rescue treatments can be effective, but understanding how products influence the behavior of water at the surface and in the soil will help give us more control over turfgrass conditions.
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summer stress to grass Managing Summer Stress in Cool-Season Grasses
Learn these tips to make sure your turf is stress-free during these hot summer months.
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Summer Stress Battle Summer Stress with Advanced Turf
As we charge forward into some of the toughest months for golf course management, DEFENSE becomes the name of the game. We offer some great options to help battle these harsh conditions.   WETTING AGENTS Flowable Wetting Agents During the stressful times of summer, wetting agents can ease your mind. They help hold water and […]
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We've Moved green arrow sign for two new locations Our Grand Ledge, Michigan Location Has Moved!
We have relocated our facility to better serve our customers. As of July 27, 2020, we are open for business.
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aerial of brown patch study Grass Heals the Scars of Humanity
As we all find ways to navigate through life’s challenges there needs to be a sense of calm in our day to day lives.  A place we can relax and take comfort.  Where the senses can be revitalized and take a break. 
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seed Fall Seeding Tips: Maximizing Your Turfgrass Investments
From the home lawn to the biggest events under the brightest lights, getting grass seed to grow can seem frustratingly simple to unnecessarily complicated. From time to time, we interact with customers who experience turfgrass seed failure or simply do not see firsthand the experience they had hoped. We understand the frustration of our customers […]
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berlin edges Edges Advice: Head Baseball Coach Mike Weaver
First and foremost, I would say I’m not an expert. So, I rely on the recommendations of the experts at ATS, like Brian French, who I owe a lot to for our fields and the condition they are in at only two years old. Second, we only cut the infields with a push mower 2x […]
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