Golf Course Maintenance is an exciting and challenging journey. This blog attempts to give the reader some insight and appreciation for the individuals closest to the front lines of battle. Join us as we defend quality golf conditions from the evil forces that attempt to prevent them.
Sunday, August 8, 2010
Expansion areas take a beating
Most of the areas of the course have managed to survive the extreame wetness as of late, with the exception of the green expansion areas. It was optimistic, but not realistic that these areas would all heal and be 100 percent in one year. We knew though, that eventually, if we stuck with the program, they would heal and add some great hole locations to the course. We have a couple of management tricks up our sleeves to help, and the weather should turn soon to aid in their recovery. We are drying out, for a day at least, Turf