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    Turf Snapshot

Greens:

  • 120,000 sq. ft Turf mixture of Bent/Poa.Tees constructed of a sand blend on the Front 9, soil on the Back 9.
  • Greens mowed daily at a height of cut of 3/16" spring and fall, lowered to 1/8" during the growing season.
  • Cup location changed daily except when weather conditions dictate otherwise.
  • Greens rolled three times per week.
  • Greens are verticut and lightly top-dressed every three to four weeks.
  • Greens are aerified spring and fall and deep tined aerified every 2/3 years.
  • Fertilization occurs regularly per an established program designed in consultation with a turf Agronomist.
  • Application of Fungicides, Insecticides as required.
  • Top Dressing of greens is normally scheduled for the 2nd Tuesday of each month ( weather permitting).

Tees:

  • 85,000 sq.ft. Turf mixture of Bluegrass/Poa./Rye .Tees constructed of soil.
  • Tees mowed three times per week.
  • Tees cut at a height of cut of 3/8".
  • Tee Block locations are changed daily.
  • Divots filled and seeded daily.
  • Tees aerated three times per year.
  • Fertilization occurs regularly per an established program designed in consultation with a turf Agronomist.
  • Application of Fungicides, Insecticides and Herbicides as required.

Fairways:

  • 30 acres of Turf comprised of a mixture of Bluegrass and Poa.
  • Fairways are mowed three to five times per week depending on growing conditions.
  • Fairways are cut at a height of cut of 9/16".
  • Fairways are aerated annually.
  • Fertilization occurs regularly per an established program designed in consultation with a turf agronomist.
  • Application of Fungicides, Herbicides, Insecticides as required.

Roughs:

  • 30 acres of Turf comprised of a mixture of Bluegrass and Poa.
  • Roughs are cut one to two times per week depending on growing conditions.
  • Roughs are cut at a height of cut of 1.5" for the first cut and 2" the second cut.
  • Application of Herbicides and Insecticides as required.

Bunkers:

  • Located at 38 locations on the golf course.
  • Bunkers raked regularly.

Cart Paths:

  • Comprised of crusher dust material.

Driving Range:

  • 7 acres of Turf comprised of a mixture of Bluegrass and Poa.
  • Tee deck is mowed three to five times per week at a height of cut of 9/16".
  • Tee markers moved daily.
  • Divots filled and seeded daily.
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