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A Patch of Green

About this collection

This archive, an ongoing cooperative project of the Michigan Golf Course Superintendents Association (MiGCSA) and Michigan State University Libraries, features public access to A Patch of Green from 1971-2003, as well as its predecessors, The Golf Course Expert and The Birdie, from 1962 and 1968.

A Patch of Green was published by the Greater Detroit Golf Course Superintendents Association (formerly the Michigan and Border Cities Golf Course Superintendents Association) before its merger into the Michigan Golf Course Superintendents Association.

For questions or comments about this archive, contact the Turfgrass Information Center. For questions or comments about the content present in this archive, contact the Michigan Golf Course Superintendents Association.

This collection is part of the MSU Libraries' Turfgrass Information Center Resource Archive. Records for all turf-related articles within this archive can also be identified via the Turfgrass Information File (TGIF) database.

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