Genesis Turfgrass News and Events

It's Time To Plan For Chronic Localized Dry Spots

Posted by admin on May 5, 2017

Peter H. Dernoeden, Ph.D As previously noted, lack of dew in circular or serpentine patterns on greens and elsewhere early in the… Read More


Welcome Brian Walker to the Genesis Team

Posted by admin on April 19, 2017

Genesis Turfgrass is pleased to announce the addition of Brian Walker to the team. We welcome Brian as our Richmond based Sales… Read More


Weeds of the Week: Sweet Vernalgrass and Annual Bluegrass in Lawns, Roughs and Sod Fields

Posted by admin on March 30, 2017

Peter H. Dernoeden, Ph.D Sweet vernalgrass (Anthoxanthum odoratum) is found mostly in pastures, roadsides and ditch banks. In… Read More


Weeds of the Week: Knawel and Prostrate Knotweed

Posted by admin on March 23, 2017

Peter H. Dernoeden, Ph.D Knawel (Scleranthus annuus) also is known as German knotweed.  It is a winter annual that has a… Read More


Weeds of the Week: Slender and Corn Speedwell

Posted by admin on March 16, 2017

Peter H. Dernoeden, Ph. D. Slender speedwell (Veronica filiformis), also known as creeping speedwell or creeping veronica, is a… Read More


Weeds of the Week: Hairy Bittercress and Common Groundsel

Posted by admin on March 9, 2017

Peter H. Dernoeden, Ph. D. March is the time when winter annuals (i.e., weeds emerging in fall, flower in spring, and die by… Read More


Why Do I Have Bluish-Purple Greens and Dollar Spot In January?

Posted by admin on February 1, 2017

Peter H. Dernoeden, Ph. D. Frosty nights in late autumn bring about pronounced physiological changes in plants. In creeping… Read More


Meet Jake Smeltzer

Posted by admin on January 23, 2017

Jake from Genesis (Not from State Farm) In this month’s employee spotlight, we are featuring Genesis’s Warehouse… Read More


Kyllinga: King of Sedges Revisited

Posted by admin on January 10, 2017

Peter H. Dernoeden, Ph. D. I don’t remember hearing of Kyllinga as a problem in turf until about 10 years ago. It is likely… Read More


Happy 2017!

Posted by admin on January 2, 2017

With the New Year upon us, we would like to thank you for your support over the past 12 years. We could not be where we are… Read More