Golf Course Acts as Classroom for Turf Research
Anyone in the business world understands the importance of relationship building, but the Pursell family in Sylacauga, Ala. may have a leg up on everyone — at least in the golf industry for sure. A nearly 100-year-old family business has transitioned over the decades to now boast the first research and demonstration golf course in the world, one in which Michigan State University turf grass students have been involved.
What makes FarmLinks Golf Club at Pursell Farms even more special, however, is the offering of truly world-class modern amenities and services, yet which are experienced by visitors in an old-fashioned, down-home southern hospitality and personal charm atmosphere.
And that’s the point. ...
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Women’s Professional Golf Grows in the U.P.
Golf is growing on solid ground above the Bridge.
Sweetgrass Golf Club at the Island Resort & Casino near Harris, recently renewed a three-year contract with the LPGA Symetra Tour, extending the annual professional golf tournament in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula