Turf News Archive

March, 2014

  • Deciphering the Agriculture Act of 2014 - Farm Bill

    March 14, 2014 | Dennis Stein | Farmers scramble to learn more about the new Agriculture Act of 2014 or “Farm Bill” before planting season starts.

  • Indiana and Michigan Water Use Reporting – Meeting the requirement

    March 14, 2014 | Lyndon Kelley | Agricultural water users in both Indiana and Michigan with the capacity to pump 70 gallons per minute or more need to report their water use by April 1.

  • Promoting agriculture every day

    March 7, 2014 | Nancy Thelen | Agricultural promotion happens each day in numerous ways. Just one example of the importance of sharing ideas and messages about agricultural promotion comes from a recent statewide 4-H event.

  • Winter weather update for 2013-2014

    March 7, 2014 | Jeff Andresen | While milder weather and some moderation are expected in the short term, medium and longer lead forecast guidance suggests a general continuation of colder than normal temperatures.

  • Ice and putting green survival update

    March 6, 2014 | Kevin Frank | Preliminary reports indicate that putting greens may have been damaged by ice sheets this winter.