Authored by dr Nick Christians

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Brown Patch Outbreak Blog Post
What is the Best Time to Seed Lawn Grasses in Iowa? Blog Post
Welcome to Dr. Adam Thoms Blog Post
Early Billbugs and Masked Chafers in Ames, Iowa Blog Post
It Is Summer Patch Time In Iowa Blog Post
Dandelions in summer patch areas from last year Blog Post
Orchardgrass (Dactylis glomerata) in Lawns Blog Post
Henbit Doing Very Well In Iowa This Year Blog Post
Super Bowl Experience-Georgeanna Heitshusen Blog Post
Speedwell in Des Moines in Bloom Blog Post
Internships Blog Post
Dollar Spot Trial at Iowa State 2015 Blog Post
Got Spiders? Blog Post
Update on New Sports Turf Research Area Blog Post
Mosquito Spray Can Kill Grass Blog Post
Seeding of New Sports Turf Research Area Blog Post
Update On Sports Turf Research Area Construction Blog Post
Fraze Mowing Article by Graduate Student Kevin Hansen Blog Post
GoPro Video of New Sports Turf Construction at Research Station Blog Post
Summer Patch Showing Up On Kentucky Bluegrass Turf At Research Station Blog Post
Iowa Turfgrass Field Day - July 23, 2015 Blog Post
Red Thread Showing Up At Research Station Blog Post
Windmill Grass Rears Its Ugly Head Blog Post
Here Is Another 'Not Quite So Old' Turf Photo Blog Post
Old Pictures From People In The Turf Industry Blog Post
CONTROLLING Poa annua IN SPORTS TURF Blog Post
CONTROLLING Poa annua IN SPORTS TURF Blog Post
NEW HORTICULTURE VIDEO ON WEB SITE Blog Post
HORTICUTLURE 451 OFFERED ONLINE IN SPRING 2015 Blog Post
TIM VANLOO ARTICLE IN SPORTSTURF MAGAZINE. Blog Post
Annual Bluegrass (Poa annua) Control: So Where Do We Stand in 2014? Blog Post
PURPLE DISCOLORATION OF CREEPING BENTGRASS IN THE FALL Blog Post
CUTTING EDGE RESEARCH ARTICLE ON ISAAC MERTZ RESEARCH Blog Post
The Canadian Webinar Series Blog Post
ISU TURF STUDENTS TO WORK ON NFL GAME IN LONDON Blog Post
DID THE COLD WINTER REDUCE WARM-SEASON GRASSES IN IOWA? Blog Post
WHAT IS THAT GRASSY WEED IN MY LAWN? Blog Post
SUMMER PATCH AND PYTHIUM TOGETHER--VERY UNUSUAL Blog Post
SAMPLING FOR NEMATODES Blog Post
Hort 351XW Turfgrass Establishment and Management available online Blog Post
FERTILITY MANAGEMENT ON SAND-BASED SYSTEMS Blog Post
Hort 351XW Turfgrass Establishment and Management available online Blog Post
IOWA STATE TURFGRASS FIELD DAY Blog Post
RUST DISEASE ON PERENNIAL RYEGRASS Blog Post
IOWA TURFGRASS FIELD DAY JULY 24 Blog Post
BUFFALOGRASS ROUGH AT ISU GOLF COURSE Blog Post
NEMATODES ON BENTGRASS IN IOWA Blog Post
SPORTS TURF PAINT PROJECT AT IOWA STATE-2014 Blog Post
WILL TENACITY (MESOTRIONE) KILL QUACKGRASS? Blog Post
SPORTS TURF RESEARCH AT IOWA STATE-KEVIN HANSEN 2014 Blog Post
UPDATE OF FRAISE MOWING AND ESTABLISHEMENT OF ISU PRACTICE FIELD Blog Post
TALL FESCUE GREENING UP LATE IN THE SPRING OF 2014 Blog Post
PERENNIAL RYEGRASS WINTER DAMAGE-2014. Blog Post
HAIL DAMAGE ON GOLF COURSES BY CHICAGO Blog Post
FRAISE MOWER USED TO RENOVATE IOWA STATE PRACTICE FIELD Blog Post
WINTER DAMAGE SPRING 2014 Blog Post
CANADA THISTLE, PROSTRATE KNOTWEED, AND YELLOW WOODSORREL Blog Post
JAPANESE BEETLE, BLUEGRASS BILLBUG, AND CHINCH BUG Blog Post
RUST, LEAF SPOT, AND DOLLAR SPOT Blog Post
Weed Control in Home Lawns Blog Post
INFLUENCE OF AN AMINO ACID COMPLEX ON THE GROWTH OF AGROSTIS STOLONIFERA L. CV. PENNCROSS Blog Post
FERTILITY MANAGEMENT FOR SAND-BASED SYSTEMS Blog Post
2014 SUPER SOCIAL MEDIA AWARDS Blog Post
TORO SUPER BOWL INTERN-2014 Blog Post
TWEETING SUPPORT FOR ISU TURF CLUB Blog Post
INTERNSHIP AT NEW YORK RED BULLS STADIUM-JOEL RIEKER Blog Post
PROFESSIONAL TURFGRASS MANAGEMENT-HORT 451 ON-LINE SPRING 2014 Blog Post
OBSERVATIONS ON TALL FESCUE Blog Post
CONGRATULATIONS TO JOSH LENZ ON SUPER BOWL INTERNSHIP Blog Post
BERMUDAGRASS ON GOLF COURSE IN IOWA Blog Post
ADVANCED TURF COURSE AVAILABLE ONLINE SPRING OF 2014 Blog Post
UPDATE ON BERMUDAGRASS AT DOWLING HIGH SCHOOL IN DES MOINES Blog Post
KENTUCKY BLUEGRASS REGROWTH FROM RHIZOMES Blog Post
WINDMILL GRASS (Chloris verticillata) Blog Post
BERMUDAGRASS ON IOWA STATE CAMPUS Blog Post
MANAGING WATER IN DROUGHT CONDITIONS Blog Post
TURF CLUB FERTILIZES REIMAN GARDEN'S LAWNS Blog Post
GRUBS IN MIDWESTERN LAWNS Blog Post
WETTING AGENT ON GREENS REDUCES DEW FORMATION Blog Post
QUACKGRASS (Elymus repens) IN TURF Blog Post
DAN STREY GETS WINS $1000 SCHOLORSHIP FOR GCSAA ESSAY Blog Post
JACOBSEN'S FUTURE TURF MANAGERS PROGRAM 2013 by ZAC SIMONS Blog Post
Hort 351XW Turfgrass Establishment and Management available on line Blog Post
PROSO MILLET FOUND IN LAWN Blog Post
CUTWORMS ON GREENS Blog Post
MORE BERMUDAGRASS IN THE UPPER MIDWEST Blog Post
THANK YOU FOR FERTILIZER DONATION Blog Post
IOWA STATE TURF FIELD DAY IS TOMORROW, AUGUST ONE Blog Post
BERMUDAGRASS IS SPREADING NORTH Blog Post
INTERNATIONAL TURFGRASS RESEARCH CONFERENCE IN BEIJING CHINA Blog Post
SUMMER PATCH AT HORTICULTURE RESEARCH STATION Blog Post
MORE INFORMATION ON MYSTERY ORGANISM ON FERTILIZER Blog Post
FIRST JAPANESE BEETLE SIGHTINGS IN IOWA Blog Post
EQUISETUM ARVENSE AND MILKWEED CONTROL IN NO-MOW AREAS ON GOLF COURSES Blog Post
MYSTERY ORGANISM GROWING ON UREA PELLETS Blog Post
BERMUDAGRASS CONTROL IN COOL-SEASON TURF. Blog Post
CORAL FUNGI IN LAWNS Blog Post
MORE BERMUDAGRASS INFORMATION Blog Post
BERMUDAGRASS ON DOWLING HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL FIELD Blog Post
LEAF SPOT SHOWING UP ON CREEPING BENTGRASS FAIRWAYS Blog Post
SLIME MOLD SHOWING UP ON TURF Blog Post
FLOODING IN AMES. Blog Post
KEVIN HANSEN'S SUPERBOWL INTERNSHIP 2013 Blog Post
PoaCure trial at Green Bay Country Club Blog Post
MESOTRIONE AND VIRGINIA BLUEBELL-Mertensia virginica Blog Post
FUNDAMENTALS OF TURFGRASS MANAGEMENT TRANSLATED INTO PERSIAN Blog Post
WELCOME TO THE WINTER WONDERLAND-MAY 3, 2013 Blog Post
CRABGRASS GERMINATION? Blog Post
NEW IRRIGATION COURSE BEING DEVELOPED AT ISU AND COMMUNITY COLLEGES Blog Post
ISU TURF CLUB HAS A BUSY WEEK Blog Post
Poa annua LOSS THIS SPRING Blog Post
ISU GOLF TEE COMPLEX UPDATE-SPRING 2013 Blog Post
UPDATE ON SNOW COVER IN MOSCOW Blog Post
DROUGHT DAMAGE SHOWING UP THIS SPRING Blog Post
OHIO STATE ALUMNI AWARD Blog Post
DORMANT SEEDING FROM LAST FALL EMERGING THIS SPRING Blog Post
MOLES Blog Post
MORE ON SNOW REMOVAL IN MOSCOW Blog Post
GRAY LEAF SPOT ON LAWNS Blog Post
UNKNOWN GRASS IN LAWN Blog Post
HEAVY SNOW COVER IN MOSCOW, RUSSIA Blog Post
DIAGNOSING TREE DEFECTS Blog Post
IOWA STATE TURF BOWL TEAM-2013 Blog Post
iaTURF: FERTILIZING LAWNS DURING DROUGHT STRESS-2012 Blog Post
FATHER/SON CERTIFIED GOLF COURSE SUPT. Blog Post
Toro Super Bowl Sports Turf Training Program-2013 Blog Post
ORGANIC WEED CONTROL-QUINCY LAW Blog Post
TWO TURF COURSES AVAILABLE ON THE WEB THIS SPRING Blog Post
MORE EARLY SNOW MOLD Blog Post
JACK TRICE STADIUM WINS FOOTBALL STADIUM OF THE YEAR AWARD Blog Post
FIRST REPORT OF PINK SNOW MOLD IN THE REGION Blog Post
REIMAN GARDENS SEEDING PROJECT Blog Post
QUACKGRASS WAS THE BIG WINNER IN DROUGHT Blog Post
GRUBS FEEDING IN NOVEMBER IN CENTRAL IOWA Blog Post
Missing Clegg Impact Testers Blog Post
REDDISH DISCOLORATION OF ZOYSIAGRASS LAWN Blog Post
GRUB DAMAGE IN URBANDALE IN LATE OCTOBER Blog Post
HORT 451 ADVANCED TURF CLASS ON LINE SPRING 2013 Blog Post
CINCINNATI BENGALS STADIUM Blog Post
MYSTERY PROBLEM ON BLUEGRASS GROW-IN Blog Post
BERMUDAGRASS CONTROL Blog Post
NEW NTEP TALL FESUE TRIAL AT IOWA STATE Blog Post
GRAY LEAF SPOT IN CENTRAL IOWA Blog Post
TURF-TYPE TALL FESCUE FOR CENTRAL IOWA LAWNS Blog Post
RUST DISEASE SHOWING UP IN NORTH CENTRAL IOWA Blog Post
MORE BERMUDAGRASS IN IOWA Blog Post
AERATION AND ROOTING Blog Post
ANOTHER GRAY LEAF SPOT WARNING Blog Post
SPECIAL SPEAKER AT TURF CLUB WEDNESDAY AUGUST 29 Blog Post
INTERNSHIP AT GREEN BAY PACKERS' LAMBEAU FIELD Blog Post
WHITE GRUBS IN OTTUMWA Blog Post
STILL TIME TO SIGN UP FOR WEB-BASED TURF COURSE Blog Post
FERTILIZING LAWNS DURING DROUGHT STRESS-2012 Blog Post
COMPARING THE DROUGHT OF '88 TO 2012 Blog Post
IS IT CRABGRASS, BERMUDAGRASS, OR WINDMILL GRASS? Blog Post
BERMUDAGRASS IN DES MOINES LAWN Blog Post
WATERING LAWNS Blog Post
SHOULD I BE WATERING TREES? Blog Post
HORT 351-TURFGRASS MANAGEMENT OFFERED ON THE WEB IN THE FALL OF 2012 Blog Post
WHAT HAPPENED TO THE LINDENS? Blog Post
SHOULD LAWN CARE TREATMENTS BE APPLIED TO DORMANT TURF? Blog Post
DEREK HARMON SCHOLARSHIP-BY JOHN NEWTON Blog Post
TURFGRASS FIELD DAY IS JULY 19 Blog Post
BIRD'S-FOOT TREFOIL IN LAWNS Blog Post
GOOD YEAR FOR WINDMILL GRASS Blog Post
JAPANESE BEETLES IN CENTRAL IOWA Blog Post
CIVITAS DEMO AT THE ISU TURF RES. AREA Blog Post
JAPANESE BEETLES IN CEDAR RAPIDS Blog Post
HERE COME THE JAPANESE BEETLES Blog Post
NIMBLEWILL UPDATE-JUNE 2012 Blog Post
KNOTWEED OR CRABGRASS FOLLOW UP Blog Post
ISU TURF STUDENTS TREAT LAWNS AT REIMAN GARDENS Blog Post
UPDATE ON TEES SEEDED OCT. 25, 2011 AND MARCH 12, 2012 IN CHICAGO Blog Post
Artemisia dracunculoides-THE STUMP THE EXPERT WEED. Blog Post
HOW OFTEN SHOULD I MOW MY LAWN? Blog Post
FOLLOW UP ON MOSS CONTROL Blog Post
CRABGRASS APRIL 12 Blog Post
WHEN SHOULD I SPRING SEED? Blog Post
Creeping Charlie or Henbit? Blog Post
HOW LATE IN THE FALL CAN I SEED? - UPDATE Blog Post
Early Zoysia Green-Up in the Transition Zone Blog Post
CRABGRASS APRIL 2 Blog Post
CRABGRASS MARCH 23 Blog Post
KNOTWEED OR CRABGRASS? Blog Post
VOLES Blog Post
HOW LATE IN THE FALL CAN I SEED? Blog Post
KIRKWOOD SPRING TURF WORKSHOP Blog Post
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE KIRKWOOD TURF STUDENTS Blog Post
INTERNSHIP REPORT-ADAM GREGERSEN Blog Post
1987 ARTICLE ON WINTER PROTECTION OF GREENS Blog Post
WHAT ABOUT WINTER PLAY ON THE GOLF COURSE? Blog Post
WINTER DAMAGE ARTICLE FROM 1996 Blog Post
WATCH OUT FOR WINTER DAMAGE. Blog Post
A BLOG ON BLOGS Blog Post
SCOTTS R8A SPREADER Blog Post
HORT. 351 TURFGRASS MANAGEMENT WILL BE OFFERED THIS SPRING ON THE WEB Blog Post
RICHARD JAURON'S NIMBLEWILL EXPERIMENT Blog Post
TURF BOWL TROPHY ENSHRINED IN ART WORK Blog Post
Scotts Speedygreen 1000 Spreader Blog Post
DROUGHT 2 Blog Post
DROUGHT OF 2011 Blog Post
GRAY LEAF SPOT DID SHOW UP IN CENTRAL IOWA Blog Post
WATCH OUT FOR GRAY LEAF SPOT Blog Post
HORTICULTURE GREENHOUSE DEDICATION-SEPT. 3, 2011 Blog Post
IT'S BILLBUG TIME AGAIN Blog Post
USING GPS TO MAP SOIL CONDITIONS IN TURF AREAS-ZACH SIMONS Blog Post
BURLINGTON BEES BASEBALL WITH T.J. BREWER Blog Post
MOSS CONTROL ON GREENS-MARK NEWTON Blog Post
NIMBLEWILL CONTROL: SECOND INSTALLMENT Blog Post
MORE LEAF SPOT DAMAGE Blog Post
LEAF SPOT EVERYWHERE Blog Post
WILL IMPRELIS DAMAGED TREES RECOVER? Blog Post
SHANE LOHMAN INTERNSHIP AT OAKLAND HILLS CC Blog Post
FUNDAMENTALS OF TURFGRASS MANAGEMENT-4TH EDITION NOW AVAILABLE Blog Post
NIMBLEWILL CONTROL IN KENTUCKY BLUEGRASS TURF Blog Post
IMPRELIS UPDATE Blog Post
IMPRELIS DAMAGE ON TREES Blog Post
BUNKER LINERS-TIMOTHY CHRISTIANS Blog Post
2010 Creeping Bentgrass-Dollar Spot Study Blog Post
2011 TURFGRASS RESEARCH REPORT Blog Post
INTERNSHIP AT COUNCIL BLUFFS REC. COMPLEX Blog Post
INTERNSHIP AT INTERLACHEN CC IN EDINA, MN: BY JARED OLSEN Blog Post
SAUCON VALLEY GOLF COURSE INTERNSHIP 2010-JOSH CONNER Blog Post
INTERNSHIP AT HAWCOTT LAWN SERVICE 2010-DERRICK PETERSON Blog Post
NEW SEMINAR AT GIS SHOW FEBRUARY 8 IN ORLANDO, FL. Blog Post
INTERNSHIP IN FLORIDA-BY TYLER BOLEY Blog Post
CORSAIR HERBICIDE TRIAL 2010-SHAWN FOPMA Blog Post
INTERNSHIP AT VAIL GOLF CLUB-2010 Blog Post
USGA STUDENT INTERNSHIP-2010 Blog Post
PATHOLOGY RESEARCH SUMMER 2010-3rd POST Blog Post
PATHOLOGY RESEARCH SUMMER 2010 Blog Post
CHRISTMAS CARD FROM IOWA STATE. Blog Post
FLOOD DAMAGE RECOVERY-END OF SEASON Blog Post
WHAT IS HAPPENING AT TURFGRASS RESEARCH Blog Post
UPDATE ON FLOOD RECOVERY Blog Post
Improving Accuracy of Disease Rating for Dollar Spot on Turf Blog Post
CREEPING BELLFLOWER IN AMES LAWN Blog Post
MORE PCNB INFORMATION Blog Post
SUBSTITUTES FOR PCNB FOR SNOW MOLD CONTROL Blog Post
PCNB AVAILABILITY Blog Post
KENTUCKY BLUEGRASS RECOVERY FROM RHIZOMES AFTER FLOOD Blog Post
FOUNTAIN GRASS CONTROL IN TURF Blog Post
PYTHIUM BLIGHT IN LAWNS Blog Post
TURF RECOVERY FROM FLOOD DAMAGE Blog Post
HONG KONG-AUGUST 15, 2010 Blog Post
WHAT A SUMMER!!! Blog Post
CONFIRMATION OF JUNE BUG DAMAGE IN IOWA-2010 Blog Post
WHAT THE WALL STREET JOURNAL IS SAYING ABOUT THE SUMMER OF 2010 Blog Post
BROWN PATCH AND PYTHIUM MAKING AN APPEARANCE THIS WEEK Blog Post
ALL HORTICULTURE FIELD DAY NEXT THURSDAY-JULY 29 Blog Post
JUNE BUG DAMAGE ON IOWA GOLF COURSE Blog Post
MORE INFORMATION ON MOSS-2010 Blog Post
IT'S BILLBUG TIME AGAIN. Blog Post
FLOODING DAMAGE AND TURF RECOVERY Blog Post
Fairy rings blooming in the Midwest Blog Post
HOW LONG CAN GRASS STAY UNDER WATER? Blog Post
CLOVER LOVES WET WEATHER Blog Post
CONTROL OF MOSS ON BENTGRASS WITH BAKING SODA Blog Post
It's time for Brown Patch on bent Blog Post
FIRST PYTHIUM I'VE SEEN THIS SEASON Blog Post
LIGHTNING STRIKE AT MAKRAY GOLF COURSE IN ILLINOIS Blog Post
HORTICULTURE FIELD DAY-JULY 29 Blog Post
Golf Course Management in Italy Blog Post
More winter survival information from Chicago. Blog Post
HOW MUCH IRON IS TOO MUCH? Blog Post
More Winter Damage in Chicago Blog Post
Winter Damage in Chicago by Brian Thomson Blog Post
More on Mole crickets at Pella Blog Post
Mole Crickets in Iowa? Blog Post
UPDATE ON PINE LAKE HAIL DAMAGE Blog Post
DOLLAR SPOT 2009 Blog Post
BROWN PATCH VIDEO Blog Post
THANK YOU TO THE TORO GIVING PROGRAM Blog Post
ALL-IOWA HORT. FIELD DAY, THUR, AUG 6 Blog Post
SUMMER INDUCED CHLOROSIS Blog Post
WHAT'S THE WEED Blog Post
Lightning on the golf course Blog Post
Reply: Waitea patch Blog Post
FOLLOW UP ON JAPANESE BEETLE Blog Post
UPDATE ON TURF RESEARCH Blog Post
WHAT'S THE WEED? Blog Post
2009 Turfgrass Research Report Is Now Available Blog Post
NEW CREEPING BENTGASS STUDIES AT IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY Blog Post
LOSS OF Poa IN COLLARS DURING SUMMER HEAT STRESS Blog Post
NAME BRAND VS. GENERIC FUNGICIDES Blog Post
Red Thread Blog Post
Pythium and other diseases Blog Post
Watch for Pythium Blog Post