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, April 20, 2012
This years first
I like to get the bad stuff out of the way early. This is five red and we had a hydraulic hose break. Hydraulic oil will kill turf. We are waiting to see how bad the damage is. Extensive damage from oil sometimes has to be excavated and replaced, but we are hopeful that we were able to wash some of it out of the root zone. The machine operator was wearing safety glasses as instructed and avoided injury to his eyes. The operator also did a good job of removing the machine to the rough. G.U.R! Turf