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The World of Turf · 6M ago

Why does my Golf Course Superintendent ruin the greens!?!?

I know that many may think that the answer is because he is evil and hates golf, but nothing could be further from the truth.  We are obviously referring to the practice of aerification. The...
The World of Turf · 7M ago

Expansion of the "World of Turf"

Today is the end of one stage for me and the beginning of another. I end a career as COO and Director of Golf Operations, and enter into the world of providing service to my colleagues. The...
The World of Turf · 8M ago

Happy first day of President's Cup

They say a picture is worth a thousand words, so check out the last photo, it explains the others. This is a tiny insight into some of the conversations we have at the club. The water had ...
The World of Turf · 8M ago

Dedos to the rescue?

The Dedos machine, shown below has been one of my favorite machines at Briar. I use it for a variety of situations. We are running it today to try and help with our dry spots. The small s...
The World of Turf · 8M ago

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邀请您观看 Rubber tires and rubber products/234salsess nnsalsess 的相册: Rubber tires and rubber products Rubber tires and rubber products 2016年3月14日 提供者:Rubber tires and rubber produc...
The World of Turf · 9M ago

Would you rather?............

Is a fun game to play, and today I find myself asking if I would rather deal with "hot and dry" or "damp and muggy."  Since these two conditions are typical of our Northern Summers, these ar...
The World of Turf · 9M ago

Localized dry spot and water-fearing soil

Golf Course Superintendents speak some strange language.  For instance, hydrophobic soils; really?  Yes, it is true, the soil can begin to repel water. My series of photos show a contrast of...
The World of Turf · 9M ago

I will take "real rain" for $100 Alex....

The overnight and morning rain, sounded nice. It made the birds chirp louder, knocked down some of the dust off the patio furniture, but it didn't do a whole bunch to def
The World of Turf · 10M ago

Trees and golf

Golf Course Superintendents refer to the time of Memorial Day until Labor Day as The 100 Days. This is the stressful time to grow cool season turf. The sun will be at its highest point in ...
The World of Turf · 10M ago

We Are Golf

Wednesday, I met with Senators Joe Donnelly and Daniel Coats, and Congressman Peter Visclosky to discuss pending legislation and the impacts to the Golf Industry.  I was impressed at the att...