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Southern Hills' greens could cause golfers grief

...and technology having the ability to create something the designer never intended," said Tim Moraghan, the USGA's chief agronomist. The elevated 18th green at Southern Hills, as well as the 9th green adjacent to it, are two-tiered slanting back toward...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/12/gol_312564.shtml
Golf
Georgia farmers growing more tobacco in 2013 to meet increase in demand

...of tobacco this year, University of Georgia agricultural cooperative officials say. Professor and cooperative extension agronomist Michael Moore said Georgia farmers have planted more tobacco in 2013 than any of the past four years.The increase in tobacco...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-10-06/georgia-farmers-growing-more-tobacc
Lives of Lenin's exiles recorded in 'Private War'

...They were right-wing intellectuals, many of them devout Christians, lumped as "philosophers," although they included agronomists, economists, teachers, poets, journalists and other writers. Some were Socialists, former allies of Lenin, who might...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/12/liv_139379.shtml
Life & style
Crop damage

...less for crops that survive the drought. Clemson Extension agronomists also are advising cattle farmers to stock up on hay. Two...winter with a short supply," said Bruce Pinkerton, an agronomist and forage expert. Standing water last spring, cool conditions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/26/met_268667.shtml
Metro
Lawns are limited by soil compaction

...stressing equipment. Wet soils may not move enough to achieve satisfactory results. Ideally, soil moisture should be at what agronomists call field capacity, which occurs when all excess moisture is gone 24 hours or so after a rain or irrigation. Hot, dry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/31/gar_542641.shtml
Gardening
2002 inductees contribute on different levels

...of Lawrenceville was a agronomist and golf course superintendent...short period of time. An agronomist who helped introduce bent-grass...made it into the hall as agronomists. Maples worked on golf courses...Lawrenceville Position: Retired agronomist and golf course superintendent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/17/gol_326983.shtml
Golf | Georgia Golf Hall of Fame Botanical Gardens
Bentgrass distinguishes Maples

...superintendent. Three other members of the hall - George Kozelnicky, Glen Burton and William Roquemore - were inducted as agronomists. Georgia Golf Hall of Fame induction To be eligible for induction into the Georgia Golf Hall of Fame, an individual must...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/12/gol_332501.shtml
Golf | Georgia Golf Hall of Fame Botanical Gardens
Compact soil a problem for lawns

...penetrate and limits aeration; overly wet soils may not move enough. Generally, the soil's moisture should be at what agronomists call field capacity during aeration. Field capacity is reached when all excess moisture is gone, usually 24 hours or so...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/30/liv_266725.shtml
Life & style
State declared agricultural disaster

...owners can apply for low-interest loans by calling the U.S. Small Business Administration at (803) 765-5377. But agronomists warn that even when an area receives disaster status, government help is not as plentiful because of changes to the federal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/06/met_235232.shtml
Metro
Across the river

...Meeting: 7 p.m. today; First Baptist Church, 76 Canal St., Graniteville; (803) 663-1015 Reel Art series, The Agronomist: 7 p.m. today ; Brown Pavilion, Aiken Center for the Arts, 122 Laurens St. S.W.; $8 per screening, $40 for series...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/30/ric_74594.shtml
Richmond Neighbors