Our summer has certainly been in full swing over recent weeks, fantastic but challenging for the greenkeeping team. Irrigation is required daily throughout this spell of warm weather to all close mown surfaces and maintaining the system to provide this level of water input is a full time job for at least two…
Summer is certainly upon us as we near the end of June with mild overnight temperatures and warm days bringing strong growth over the last four weeks. Since our last news I have been looking at climate figures for May 2018 which indicated that May had the highest potential for plant growth of any May…
I’m sure that everyone will agree that it is fantastic to see some spring following a period of very challenging weather through late winter and early spring. Two heavy snowfall events kept the soil very cold late into the season which despite longer day length held back growth and winter bounce back. But as it…