Lucas, Roth to be honored for distinguished service
GCSAA Past President Melvin B. Lucas Jr. and Cal Roth, senior vice president of agronomy for the PGA Tour, have been named the 2015 Col. John Morley Distinguished Service Award winners. Lucas and Roth will be acknowledged at the Golf Industry Show in San Antonio during the Opening Session.
Chapter Delegates discuss member standards, classifications
On Oct. 14 and 15, 87 delegates representing 91 GCSAA-affiliated chapters met in Lawrence, Kan., for the 2014 Chapter Delegates Meeting. Among the discussion topics covered in large and small groups were member standards, classifications and the potential for a new member class for equipment managers.
Be a part of the 2014 #golfvotes social media campaign
Participate in the 2014 #golfvotes social media campaign to show Congress the golf industry is paying attention to what is going on in Washington, D.C. Early voting has started in several states. As you go to the polls, please take a picture of yourself with your "I voted" sticker and post to social media using the hashtag #golfvotes. GCSAA will be sharing your posts on its social media platforms. Find out who the candidates are in your area, and more information about voting in general, from GCSAA.
GCEP water survey open until Nov. 17
The Golf Course Environmental Profile Water Use and Conservation Survey is now available. GCSAA is seeking data from superintendents regarding water use and conservation practices to update much needed information and compare golf's current landscape to information collected in a survey conducted eight years ago. Surveys must be completed by Nov. 17.