Red River College: Golf Course Monitoring

LOCATION: Winnipeg, MB INDUSTRY: Investigation


SMT designed custom wireless CO2 sensors to monitor winterization techniques on golf greens in Manitoba. See full article by Red River College Applied Research here.

Last year Geisel was awarded with $9,125 through the 2013 College Applied Research Development (CARD) Fund for a joint project with the Manitoba Golf Superintendent Association (MGSA) on the evaluation of over-wintering systems of putting greens.

For Geisel, a horticulturist who is an instructor in the Greenspace Management program at RRC, working on golf greens provided a unique opportunity.