October 2016



Cooperating in NoCal and SoCal

A pair of Golden State courses separated by 350 miles demonstrate water-saving possibilities when agronomists, architects and builders work together.

Keep the conversation going

Not all renovation plans yield instant gratification. Just ask superintendent Ben Rink and the team at Champaign Country Club.

Harboring better golf

A suburban Chicago park district course with a Cold War past creates a fresh experience for a variety of customers.

The Golf Course That Never Sleeps

A renovation helped a New Jersey municipal course achieve a major feat. Now comes the next challenge — handling 70,000 rounds per year.

Fall Prep Guide

Five things southern courses should avoid heading into winter

For year-round courses, fall means ramping up for the winter season. By targeting pests and pathogens and maintaining best management practices, superintendents far South can accommodate increases in play and those in the Transition Zone can remain flexible to constantly changing conditions.