The Course – Green’s Report –
SEPT / OCT 2013
Height of cut raised to 4 mil in October.
Liquid feed sprayed in September.
All greens aerated using solid tines on the Pro Core machine during September.
Disease was evident, this was sprayed for in September, then again in October.
Winter greens are being prepared, these areas have been fertilized and top dressed and marked as G U R.
Tees being cut at 12mil.
All tees sprayed for worm casts with the appropriate chemical.
Par 3 holes divoted.
Tee banks mown using Saxsone mower.
The 3rd tee has been over seeded and markers moved to top tee, the grass has been left slightly longer to allow a longer duration of play from this tee.
Fairways cut with J Deere mower, height of cut being 20 mil.
Yellow 150 yard discs trimmed.
Practice fairways cut once a week.
All bunkers edged and weeded and fly mowed where required.
Sand splash brushed from bunkers where required.
Semi rough cut using Magna Trailed Gangs and J Deere 880 Rotary Deck
Rough at 3rd, 6th, 7th, 8th, 11th, 12th, 13th, 16th and 17th mown using Aebi Flail Mower.
Leak repaired at 15th green.
Bushes cut back at top 3rd tee to allow better view of the hole.
Bushes and branches cut which were coming through the fence down at the 3rd winter tee.
Laurels strimmed at 1st and 5th.
Branches cut back at 9th winter tee.
The area around the Rhododendron plants up behind the 2nd green have been weeded.
Debris around the car park area collected and removed.
Practice fairways divoted.
Honeysuckle hedge cut back at 11th hut.
Rabbit scrapes around course filled with seed and soil mix.
Seed and soil boxes filled.
Bins and ball washers attended to.
Ball joints on sprayer fixed.
Irrigation sprinklers trimmed at greens and tees.
Frank J. Scullion – Head Greenkeeper