Author Archives: foolishsuperintendent

In the Pudding

Knowing how to grow grass is different than growing grass; knowing how to maintain a golf course is different than maintaining a golf course. (1/18/18)   Advertisements

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The Journey

One Superintendent climbs a pyramid of goals; another falls from a mountain of dreams. (1/17/18)

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The Unknown

A young Superintendent worries about an aggressive disease; an experienced one worries about an unknown enemy. (1/16/18) [These spots appear every July…bentgrass putting greens.  Have sent samples to several labs.  Remains an ‘unknown’?]

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Pushing

One Superintendent pushes himself to improve the course; another pushes himself into slavery.  (1/15/18)  

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Acceptance

A young Superintendent labors to be accepted; an experienced one labors to accept being unaccepted. (1/14/18)

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Empty

A Superintendent without a crew is like a river without water.  (1/13/18)

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The Race

A young golfer and a young Superintendent have this in common: they tend to race around the course. (1/12/18)  

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