Author Archives: foolishsuperintendent

Root Laboratory

A university is fortunate to have a single rhizotron; a golf course is destined to have hundreds. (6/11/19) Advertisements

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The Same, But Different

Not all grass grows to the same height; not all mowers are alike. (6/10/19)  

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Awakening

When one Superintendent discovers he can be hurt, he fights to protect himself and take care of others; when another man discovers he can be hurt, he fights to protect himself and exploit others.  (6/9/19)  

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Inheritance

A foolish Superintendent and a wise Superintendent have this in common:  they leave their toil and labor for another man to possess. (6/8/19)    

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Endurance

One Superintendent endures the struggle and grows bitter; another endures it and grows grass. (6/7/19)  

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The War

A young Superintendent wants to win the war; an old one hopes to survive it.  (6/6/19)

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Touched

One greenkeeper spends his days on a golf course, but never really touches it; one golfer spends his life on a course, but never really allows it to touch him. (6/5/19)

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