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Intelligro donates $5,000 to GCSAA

Company provides ongoing support for research-based activities of GCSAA

Lawrence, Kan. (Feb. 20, 2018) – Intelligro has again made a $5,000 donation to the Environmental Institute for Golf (EIFG), the philanthropic organization of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA). The gift was officially made to the EIFG at the 2018 Golf Industry Show in San Antonio. 

With the donation, Intelligro, maker of Organic Material Review Institute (OMRI) listed CIVITAS TURF DEFENSE, renews its place in the EIFG’s Platinum Tee Club for donors who contribute $5,000 or more annually. It is also recognized at the Executive Club level of the EIFG’s Cumulative Giving Program, recognizing donors who have contributed between $25,000 - $49,999. Intelligro is also part of GCSAA’s Partner Recognition Program as a Silver Partner. Silver Partner’s invest resources at the $100,000 level. 

“Intelligro’s generous donation provides ongoing support of our research-based activities,” GCSAA CEO Rhett Evans said. “Their investment in GCSAA and the EIFG benefits our members and the greater golf industry.”

"When we support the EIFG and GCSAA, we know we’re backing sustainable efforts that help the game of golf today and in the future,” said Oriana Persechini, category portfolio manager, Intelligro. "We are proud to play a role in their important work.” 

About GCSAA and the EIFG
The Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) is a leading golf organization in the United States. Its focus is on golf course management, and since 1926 GCSAA has been the top professional association for the men and women who manage golf courses in the U.S. and worldwide. From its headquarters in Lawrence, Kan., the association provides education, information and representation to nearly 18,000 members in more than 78 countries. The association’s mission is to serve its members, advance their profession and enhance the enjoyment, growth and vitality of the game of golf. Visit GCSAA at, or find us on Facebook or Twitter. Visit our industry-leading magazine at

The Environmental Institute for Golf is the philanthropic organization of the GCSAA. Its mission is to foster sustainability through research, awareness, education, programs and scholarships for the benefit of golf course management professionals, golf facilities and the game. Visit EIFG at, or find us on Facebook or Twitter

About Intelligro 

Intelligro is dedicated to transforming plant protection for more resourceful growth. Partnering with leading researchers and industry professionals, Intelligro challenges conventional wisdom with the goal of promoting smarter growth for a better world. Drawing on over 21 years of experience in agriculture and over six years in the professional golf turf, lawn and landscape industries, Intelligro offers a wide range of effective brands. Innovative solutions, including CIVITAS™ and PureSpray™, help customers achieve top quality results in their respective fields. To learn more about Intelligro visit Intelligro products are produced and marketed exclusively by HollyFrontier Corporation through Petro-Canada Lubricants Inc.

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