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Superintendents Report – May 2019 We received 11mm and 2 days of rainfall throughout the month of May. April was a particularly dry month with 45.5mm and followed up in May with only 11mm, although we have had a good start to June with 99mm falling in the first week. As is the case each year, […]

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Superintendents Report – March 2019 We received 154.5mm and 14 days of rainfall throughout the month of March. The rain was consistent over this period with rain recorded on 10 consecutive days. This is the highest monthly rainfall recorded since June 2018 (173mm) and if you go back further to March 2017 (394mm). The rain […]

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January 2019 During the month of January, we received 112.5mm of rainfall and recorded 8 days of rainfall. Most of the rain falling on consecutive days from the 6.1.19-11.1.19. To reflect on the year that was 2018, it was certainly interesting too say the least, I wouldn’t use the word “stressful” however it was extremely […]

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August GreenKeepers Blog

Superintendents Report –August 2018 During the month of August, we received 43mm of rainfall and recorded rainf on 6 days. This has definitely had a good visual impact for the start to spring especially on our fairways and greens after their mini renovation. Greens staff have maintained focus on debris removal from the playing surfaces […]

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July Greenkeepers Blog

Superintendents Report – July 2018 During the month of July, we received just 7mm of rainfall and recorded rainfall on 2 days. 2mm on the 2.7.18 followed by 5mm on the 12.7.18. The minimal rainfall and lack of irrigation was compounded by consistent strong winds throughout the month, the consistent rainfall we received in June […]

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