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.
Thursday, August 11, 2011
Roll, roll, roll
Conditions are firming up, we can resume normal conditioning. We are rolling today and hope that the ball roll on greens is more normal. This has been one of the toughest years for golf course conditioning in several decades. Some turf is recovering, while some is still struggling to recuperate. Yellowing, thinning turf is still being observed and we still can't turn our backs just yet. We have begun to seed some areas in the rough where bentgrass has died, which isn't a bad thing, we would rather have bluegrass there. Hanging in there, Turf