I’m in Kemmerer, Wyoming today talking with with Fossil Island Golf Club Superintendent Ryan Franklin about his IPM program.
Oregon BMP at Silvies Valley Ranch
I’m in Seneca, Oregon at Silvies Valley Ranch speaking with CGCS and GCSAA Past President Sean Hoolehan about his water conservation program.
Oregon BMP at Bandon Dunes Resort
I’m in Bandon, OR today talking to Director of Agronomy Ken Nice about their agronomic philosophy for making pesticide and fertilizer application decisions.
Oregon BMP at Sunset Bay Golf Course
I’m in Coos Bay, Oregon at Sunset Bay Golf Course today talking to Golf Course Superintendent Tim Hyatt about their BMP designed to promote wildlife habitat.
Oregon Coast Dune Ride
A Long Ride’s End
The culmination of 1.1 mil pedal strokes over 3,400 miles and LOTS of support. Thanks to Bandon Dunes Director of Communications Michael Chupka for filming this ending and to GCSAA NW Field Staff Rep David Phipps for making the arrangements to make this video a reality!!!
Idaho BMP at Hillcrest Country Club
Today we’re in Boise, Idaho at Hillcrest Country Club talking with Golf Course Superintendent Jeff Aholt about their BMP “Installing a Pond Liner” which designed to preserve water.
My Ride To The Top Of The Continental Divide
This was a day I’d looked forward to from early on in the planning stages. It didn’t disappoint. It took me about 1.5 hrs to go nearly 10 miles and gain about 1,700 ft of elevation. I’d like to return with my road bike and race up the climb.
Nebraska BMP at The Prairie Club
We’re in Valentine, NE at The Prairie Club talking with Director of Agronomy Brandon Arens. Brandon shares his strategy for improving quality of cut, reducing his carbon emissions, and reducing costs…all rolled in one!!!
Community Driven, Frederick Peak Golf Club…a MUST SEE!!!
While in Valentine, NE, I ran into Frederick Peak GC Superintendent Andrew Getty. Andrew describes this community driven project and gives us a tour of what is surely one of the coolest municipal courses in the country!!