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.
Friday, August 19, 2011
To fill or not to fill......
That is the question. The classic question whether to fill or replace is demonstrated in this photo. It is my opinion, that the lie off the divot is much better. With weather conditions turning more mild, grass from divots has a pretty good chance of survival. You can see there is some turf growing on the divot, even though it dried up the day it was taken. The photo doesn't show up as well, but the ball in the divot is a good quarter to half inch lower. I will post a side photo on the Facebook page. Step it down really well, Turf