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It’s that time of year and controls have now been taken away. #messy https://t.co/F5hIQWKVbz

Golfers throughout the northern part of the Central Region have been grumbling about fairway playing conditions during the past several weeks of cool, wet weather. Mid- to high-handicap players generally prefer a slightly elevated lie that allows them to sweep the ball off the turf. Unfortunately, some fairways can seem like a tabletop of mud after mowers flatten the small mounds of soil produced by earthworms. The mounds of soil are called earthworm casts or castings, and when earthworms are active they can deposit a considerable amount of soil onto the playing surface. Earthworm activity typically peaks during the cool weather of spring and fall. Furthermore, the recent stretch of frequent, heavy rainfall prevents worms from moving deep into the soil. The result is a lot of surface earthworm activity during a time when turf is slowly growing due to cool nights and short ...

Full article: http://www.usga.org/course-care/regional-updates/central-...

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