Author Archives: Tyler Ingram

Winter is coming!

    With a cold front moving in this weekend and temperatures dipping into the 30′s, I would like to take the time to remind and educate everyone of frost and freeze delays on greens, as well as fairways. This year having overseeded fairways we will have … Continue reading

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Fescue Renovation

The GCM staff has been working on areas in rough that were either winter kill areas or areas in fescue that were common bermuda. Our plan is to convert these areas to Fescue and make a monostand and more consistent rough. Until these areas are … Continue reading

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New Trees – Master Landscaping Plan

This year our staff continued with the annual tree planting according to the Master Landscape Plan created 2 years ago. We planted 6 October Glory Maples this year between 12 and 13 fairways and between 5 and 6 fairways. In … Continue reading

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Spring Aerification 2014

The first aerification of the year was completed yesterday successfully to only be followed by snow today, crazy! This aerification was a two-part process of a verti-drain aerification and our normal aerification. Typically this process would all be performed in one day, but due to … Continue reading

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Warm Weather Throw Back

With the recent warm weather I thought it would be a good time we all can remember what it feels like to have sunshine and green grass. Heres to the golf season.

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Benches Face Lift

These two benches have been on the property for quite sometime now and have been polyurethane several times. This year we decided to sand blast these benches and apply a clear poly to protect and beautify the benches for many more years … Continue reading

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Summer Annual Herbicide

This coming Monday (3/10) officially begins our, the GCM staff, season. Every year just as soil temperatures begin to approach 50 degrees we begin our summer annual preemerge herbicide applications.  If you are out on the course Monday walking keep a heads up … Continue reading

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