Category Archives: Agronomics

Fairway Conversion presentation

Spring is here and Summer is near, Our fairway conversion is just around the corner.  I had the opportunity to present our fairway conversion plan at the first quarter review on Tuesday night, and thank you to the members that were able to attend.  If … Continue reading


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Tree Removal

The GCM staff these past few weeks have been working on raising tree canopies, as well as removing dead and unsightly trees. Our past greens committee meeting we decided to move 2 maples from the right of  #12 fairway.  We moved the … Continue reading


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Injury prevention on Collars

The GCM staff has been using “turning boards” or lattice to help relieve our collars during winter dormancy of the Zoysia and Bermuda grass. This will help alleviate some stress on the edges while we are still mowing greens during the … Continue reading


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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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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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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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