Post Aerification Update

by Chris Tritabaugh on Aug 12, 2019 2:21:47 PM

Summer aerification of the golf course was completed last week. As has typically been the case, the aerification of the greens, tees and fairways was...

Trolleys=Push Carts

by Chris Tritabaugh on Jul 11, 2019 8:00:00 AM

When I run across someone who's played golf as a guest at Hazeltine. One of the comments they almost always make is; "I love being able to take my...

How We're Preparing our Course for the 2019 KPMG Women's PGA Championship

by Chris Tritabaugh on Mar 29, 2019 10:00:00 AM

When it comes to preparing the golf course, the 2019 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship is both completely familiar and altogether different.

Part of...

Spring 2019---A late opening? Probably not!

by Chris Tritabaugh on Mar 26, 2019 9:00:34 AM

“I suppose all this snow means a late opening?”

“Not necessarily.”

2016 Ryder Cup Turf Recap

by Chris Tritabaugh on Mar 22, 2019 9:00:00 AM

The Turf Team Family

We had to make sure the conditions for the course were Ryder Cup-level, which meant bringing in a team of volunteers working...

July Update

by Chris Tritabaugh on Jul 31, 2018 3:08:08 PM

One of the many things I’ve learned during my time as a golf course superintendent, is sometimes its best to let the golf course speak for...

Poa-Optimized

by Chris Tritabaugh on May 9, 2018 1:23:26 PM

Back in early September, I wrote of how we had worked to optimize in three different areas of the turfgrass operation-practice area, bunkers and...