The ATC Doublecut with Micah Woods

I wrote a blog post that lists ten things I reflected on one day in relation to how I had changed my thinking about how much N, growth, and sand topdressing and core aerification are required to maintain high performance turfgrass surfaces. Chris Tritabaugh joined me to discuss this.

Blog post with the ten points:
Chris's podcast & newsletter:
ATC Office Hours discussion with Richard Forsyth:
ATC Doublecut about organic matter and organic material terminology with Brian Whitlark:
Chris Tritabaugh and I talking about #OM246 and putting green maintenance on two ATC Office Hours: first ( second (
Quantifying golf course nitrogen use efficiency by Bekken and Soldat:

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Creators & Guests

Micah Woods
I'm chief scientist at the Asian Turfgrass Center and director of the @paceturf information service. Some current projects include #OM246, #ClipVol, and #MLSN.
Chris Tritabaugh
Golf course superintendent at Hazeltine National Golf Club

What is The ATC Doublecut with Micah Woods?

I discuss ATC blog posts, with supplementary information, stories, and the reasons why I thought the topic was worth writing about, and worth reading about. Thus, a doublecut of these topics. This covers grass selection, playability, and all the work done to create a certain type of turfgrass surface.