Syngenta Professional Products Partners with FarmLinks Research and Education Golf Course
Syngenta Professional Products, Greensboro, N.C., announces its participation in FarmLinks at Pursell Farms, the 18-hole championship research and demonstration golf course set to open in early June, 2003 in Fayetteville, Ala. Pursell Technologies developed FarmLinks to provide the industry with an outdoor working laboratory to test new products and management practices that will benefit the industry.
“In our constant commitment to our customers and the industry, Syngenta will be using the FarmLinks facility to test products and management solutions,” said Joe Dipaola, Ph.D., golf market manager for Syngenta. “We’ll be supplying pest control products for the course and working with the FarmLinks staff to demonstrate our solutions approach to turf problems.”
FarmLinks at Pursell Farms is the venue for the PTI Tour program. Each year, Pursell Technologies brings in more than 1000 professionals from the golf, turf and horticulture industries to visit Pursell Farms for 2-3 days of learning, recreation and relaxation. FarmLinks is designed to showcase 18 holes of experiments to tour attendees, where they can learn about products, equipment and turf management practices.
Other major sponsors of FarmLinks include: The Toro Company, Club Car, Standard Golf, Profile Products and Flowtronex.