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The SportsField Management Podcast discusses technology with Dr. Chase Straw

On the latest episode of the SportsField Management Podcast, we speak with Dr. Chase Straw, assistant professor of turfgrass management and physiology at Texas A&M University, and academic director for the SFMA Board of Directors.

In addition to teaching and advising students majoring in Turfgrass Science at Texas A&M, Dr. Straw has a 70% research appointment, where his primary focus is on the use of technologies for developing practical strategies to reduce management inputs and improve overall user experience on golf courses and sports fields.

On this episode, Dr. Straw discusses his research, the impact of technology on turfgrass management, using drones for data acquisition and trends analysis, as well as robotics, battery-powered equipment, and much more.

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