Why Care about Organic Matter?

March 15th, 2018 4:43pm CDT

Sponsored By Syngenta

Education Points: 0.2

Successful organic matter (OM) management on golf greens has become a critical, daunting and often controversial task. Inconsistencies in measurement of root zone OM has resulted in confusion concerning optimal and, more importantly, supra-optimal OM levels that compromise green quality, including playability and agronomics. Roch Gaussoin, Ph.D., discusses more than a dozen years of research on creeping bentgrass and provides a conclusive and simple solution to organic matter accumulation and management.