Troon to manage 16-acre golf complex in Texas

Troon to manage 16-acre golf complex in Texas Troon, an ASGCA Major Leadership Partner, has been selected to manage 4ORE! Golf, a 52,000-square-foot golf and entertainment facility in Lubbock, Texas. The 16-acre complex is expected to open in May 2017. Golf Business News reports: 4ORE! Golf will be a mix of golf,...

Allied partners sign up for HSBC Golf Business Forum

The first U.S. staging of the HSBC Golf Business Forum will be held at the Marriott Sawgrass Resort in Ponte Vedra, Florida, Nov. 28 – Dec. 1. The American Society of Golf Course Architects (ASGCA) is one of several golf industry membership organizations to join...

The Toro Company launches water conservation grant program

The Toro Company, an ASGCA Major Leadership Partner, has launched the “Every Day. Everywhere. Every Drop Counts.” grant program to help further awareness in water use efficiency and support nonprofits’ efforts in water conservation. By demonstrating how people can...

ASIC Past President Ivy Munion dies

Ivy Munion, past president of the American Society of Irrigation Consultants, died May 23. Munion had been battling cancer the past several years. ASIC reported: “ASIC will always be grateful for her contributions to the industry as an untiring advocate for...

Atlas Turf leads Dubai presentation to Gulf region superintendents

Golf course superintendents and sports field managers from across the Gulf Region gathered in Dubai in mid-March to learn more about the sustainable qualities and management practices of seashore paspalum. In an educational seminar sponsored by ASGCA Merit-Level...