Dr. Tom Mather from TickEncounter gave a presentation to the Golf Course Superintendents Association of New England on how to be TickSmart while golfing. Fall signals the return of adult stage Deer ticks in the Northeastern and Midwestern United States. It's also that time of year when golfers put on an extra layer and brave the colder temperatures to hit the links.
Dr. Mather covered many topics:
Golf Course Superintendents Association of New England: http://www.gcsane.org/Golf/
TickEncounter recently caught up with James Cohen at the clubhouse for a quick interview about how ticks have effected his family and influenced their tick-bite prevention strategy.