Wetting agent re-application intervals by growing degree days (GDD) with Bill Kreuser

Can soil surfactant (wetting agent) applications be scheduled based on site temperatures? Can a growing degree day model work for this? Dr. Bill Kreuser, president of Greenkeeper, joined me to discuss his exciting progress with this research.

- ATC blog post on what wetting agents really do: https://www.asianturfgrass.com/post/what-do-wetting-agents-really-do/
- Greenkeeper website post on this new era in wetting agent programming: https://www.greenkeeperapp.com/marketing/index.php/a-new-era-in-wetting-agent-programming/
- PACE Turf video on the water droplet penetration test: https://youtu.be/ujtvjFvKPJk?si=cHEUyCFhrDkyH4QE
- Birdie dances including two from Mammoth Dunes, thanks to Bill for the fine photography https://www.micahwoods.com/post/evolution-style/

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Creators and Guests

Micah Woods
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.
Bill Kreuser, PhD
Bill Kreuser, PhD
Turf Management Researcher, Educator & Consultant | Inventor of GreenKeeper App | Former UNL professor, extension specialist & golf course superintendent.
Wetting agent re-application intervals by growing degree days (GDD) with Bill Kreuser
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