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, July 24, 2011
No, no, no, please.....no
Every year has it's challenges. The last year that saw back to back one hundred degree days at o'hare field was 1995. That was a tough year to grow golf turf. 2011 will be another one for the books to compare to 1995. The only thing worse than the heat for our turf is excessive moisture. The radar shot is from this morning and this is expected to hit us at 7:00 am. We will be smack in the middle of preparing for day two of President's cup. As if the weather the week before this event was not tough enough! We will be updating the Facebook page with condition and delay info. Hanging by a thread, Turf