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Turf Pride LLC Offering Two New Roller Tamer Kits
Turf Pride LLC is offering two new Roller Tamer kits, one for servicing water pump style bearings and one for Toro Groundsmaster front rollers. Both kits are complete and additional tools can be added as the need to service other makes and models is required.

Brian Aynardi Joins PBI-Gordon Research Team
The employee-owners of PBI-Gordon announced that Brian Aynardi has joined the company as manager of university and contract research for the northeastern U.S. Based near State College, Pennsylvania, Aynardi will be responsible for coordinating all research protocols, technical assistance to cooperators, and product support for end-users in Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and West Virginia. Aynardi holds a Ph.D. in Plant Pathology from The Pennsylvania State University, where he developed conventional and quantitative PCR detection methods for Sclerotinia homoeocarpa, the pathogen causing dollar spot of turfgrass.

HighSpeed Group Announced Prize Winner from GIS 2017
Todd Schaublin, assistant superintendent at Napa Valley Country Club in California, won the ClearWater system at the Golf Industry Show. With water conservation high on the agenda and concerns about pollution prevention, Highspeed Group sees potential across the United States for their ClearWater system.