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  • Categories: Agronomy

    In a VGM Club survey sent out in December 2017, 53% of the respondents had new equipment listed in their budget for 2018. What does this tell us? Our commitment to working hand in hand with John Deere Golf must continue to grow. This goes beyond offering value when superintendents purchase equipment. John Deere Golf helps young industry professionals a launching pad to begin their career at the Green Start Academy. “The Green Start Academy helps assistant superintendents build

    Tags: Green Start, John Deere Golf, OTF

  • Categories: Agronomy, VGM Club

    VGM Club is proud to partner with John Deere Golf, a co-host of the Green Start Academy since 2006. This leadership and development program will take place at the Bayer and John Deere facilities in North Carolina on October 25-27. "Since 2005, Green Start Academy has been renowned for helping assistant superintendents build a strong foundation for their careers," said Ren Wilkes, marketing manager for John Deere Golf. "For the industry to be successful, we need to cultivate the

    Tags: Agronomy, Assistant Superintendents, Green Start Academy, John Deere Golf

  • Categories: Agronomy, VGM Club

    Winners of the OTF Show Assistant Superintendent Scholarship announced. This year is the OTF Conference & Show's 50th Anniversary. For the last 50 years, the OTF has been continuing the education of its members through their annual conference held each December. Through the education seminars and workshops at this event, the OTF has provided countless professionals with the tools required to be more efficient and effective at their facilities. The OTF Show Assistant Superintendent Scholarship

    Tags: John Deere Golf, OTF Scholarship

  • Categories: Agronomy, VGM Club

    Van Wall Turf Equipment hosted its first product demonstration day in the state of Iowa. The demo day featured an assortment of John Deere turf equipment and was hosted at the Iowa State University's Horticulture Research Station. "This is our first equipment demo in Iowa," said Jon Francis, Golf and Turf sales manager for Van Wall Turf Equipment. "We wanted to show as many people in the golf industry as many products as we could in one setting and take advantage of the current rise in enthusiasm

    Tags: Agronomy, John Deere Golf, Van Wall

  • Categories: Agronomy, VGM Club

    VGM Club and Van-Wall Equipment invited superintendents across Iowa to participate in a two-day event at The Harvester on July 12 & 13. "Where in your life do you meet better people than on a golf course?" - Doug Ruffridge, Superintendent at Oskaloosa Golf Club. Doug is right. VGM Club reps meet and discuss with folks across the golf industry every single day. Face to face. It is here that we hash out a program that works for your club. It is also where we develop relationships and forge deeply

    Tags: John Deere Event, John Deere Golf