Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Week in Review

The weather has been amazing - we go from 3rd wettest start to summer to a nice cool stretch, but is predicted to change next week back to warmer and more humid temps.

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This car was found next to #6 fairway on Monday morning and removed soon after.

Bent grass collars have been showing signs of stress/wear, so we have begun using "turning boards".  Many courses routinely use "turning boards" to reduce the wear on collars.  This adds about 25-35% more time to the cutting of the green.

Below is a video that Adam Garr, golf course superintendent in Michigan made about one day in the life of a golf course superintendent.