30 Jul '16, 12pm

Helping putting greens beat the summer heat.

It was only a matter of time before heat and high humidity made life miserable for cool-season putting greens. The first truly stressful weather in the northern part of the Central Region arrived to the sound of Fourth of July fireworks. Unfortunately, there is no relief predicted in the near future. It is risky to perform important putting green maintenance practices during stretches of hot, humid weather. Practice such as topdressing, rolling and aeration all have the potential to injure stressed turf. In some instances, doing nothing is the most prudent option. In other cases, combining several maintenance practices into a single, efficient operation can minimize turf stress. An option worth considering is to immediately follow light topdressing with venting using an aerator equipped with small-diameter solid tines and finally rolling to restore putting green smoothness...

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

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