Our Current Sponsors
The USGA is a global leader in the development and support of sustainable golf course management practices. It serves as a primary steward for the game’s history, and funds an ongoing “For the Good of the Game” grants program. Since 1991, Audubon International has worked in partnership with the USGA to offer the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program for Golf Courses, an award-winning education and certification program that promotes ecologically-sound land management and the conservation of natural resources on golf courses.
United is committed to operating sustainably and responsibly. This commitment means they strive to minimize the environmental impacts associated with their operations and continuously look for ways to reduce their footprint in the air, on the ground and at their facilities. From fuel efficiency and emissions reduction, to sustainable products and materials management, United is a travel industry leader in environmental action. Their partnership with Audubon International on our Raptor Relocation Program, and their membership in our Green Hospitality Program, exemplify their commitment to green business management.
Aquatrols is the world leader in the development of soil surfactants and other technologies that optimize soil-water-plant interactions. For more than 60 years, Aquatrols has been changing the way the world grows by pioneering new methods that advance conservation and health for agriculture, turf, and horticulture. In conjunction with sound cultural practices, their products enable responsible resource management for growers worldwide. Apart from their product offering, Aquatrols has made additional strides towards promoting positive environmental stewardship within their industry by sponsoring research, participating in projects and helping to launch newly founded non-profit, The FairWays Foundation.
Anuvia Plant Nutrients manufactures high-efficiency, sustainable bio-based fertilizers for the agriculture, turf and lawncare industries. Located in Zellwood, Fla., the company developed and uses a unique technology that not only optimizes nutrient availability and efficiency for plants, but also improves soil health, preserves natural resources and reduces greenhouse gas emissions. Anuvia is committed to offering easily adoptable, profitable and sustainable solutions to customers, their communities and global agriculture. This commitment recently earned Anuvia an honorable mention in the food category of Fast Company’s 2019 World Changing Ideas Award.
LINNE Industries is the inventor and manufacturer of the patented PondHawk® Solar-Powered Pond Aeration System. After decades in the solar power industry, LINNE’s engineers applied their expertise to the task of improving and managing the delicate pond ecosystem naturally, without chemicals or being connected to the electric grid. This has made PondHawk the go-to choice for golf courses and community ponds. PondHawk is fabricated in Delaware and is the first fully-integrated pond aeration system that improves water quality, eliminates algae, and restores habitat with a method considered a Best Management Practice by Audubon International. For more information, please visit www.LINNEIndustries.com.
M&T Bank Corporation is one of the 20 largest US headquartered commercial bank holding companies, with more than 2,000 M&T Bank ATMs and more than 15,000 employees throughout New York, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Washington, D.C., Virginia, West Virginia, New Jersey, Florida, Delaware and Toronto, Canada. M&T Bank and its employees take an active and engaged role in their communities. As part of its approach, M&T supplies millions of dollars in funding every year to a wide range of community-based organizations.
Blue Planet Environmental Inc. has developed residential, commercial and industrial products using technologies such as nano bubbles in order to improve water quality, increase oxygen levels, pursue water and energy conservation strategies, and other benefits. The company designs its solutions to maximize the restorative properties of water and to conserve water usage.
Growing Solutions is a leader in PH control in the golf and turf industry. They provide cutting-edge technology for golf courses and maintenance facilities. From biological products for courses to environmental centers for maintenance facilities, they provide products that are environmentally friendly.
SRS uses a hydraulic method of pumping sediments and sludge from ponds and lakes, an extremely clean and cost-effective way of removing the sludge and toxic gases without the use of heavy equipment. The method also does not interfere with the existing wild and aquatic life and enhances the water clarity and quality.
Founded in 1824, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) is the nation’s oldest technological university. The university offers degrees from five schools: Engineering; Science; Architecture; Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences; and the Lally School of Management & Technology; as well as an interdisciplinary degree in Information Technology and Web Science. Institute programs serve undergraduates, graduate students, and working professionals around the world.