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  • Flooding at this golf course created new island greens. All photos: Kevin Frank, MSU

    Will my turf recover from spring flooding?

    Published on May 1, 2020

    Recent rainfall events caused flooding in many lawns and other turf areas. Unless flooding was accompanied by soil deposition, most turf areas should have minimal damage.

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