Picture of Cranefly (Leather jacket) hatching from green, early due to warm dry weather (Daddy-long-legs)
1st Brush and vacuum green to remove leaves
2nd Water new patches and some dry heads, backlap and reset Big mower
3rd Spray green with Cal-Form for calcium deficiency, water plants in garden
4th Spray green with Propel R wetting agent for dry patch
5th Lift leaves from green, edges cut, ditches cleaned
6th Lifting leaves.
8th Spike centre of green with groundsman to 30mm
9th Spray green with Maxicrop Triple Seaweed then water in, meet Andy Menmuir discuss green
10th Verticut green, reset mower to 4.5mm green very dry.
11th Start compost tea.
12th Spray compost tea on green after cutting
13th Rain at last, first decent showers since 17th March.
16th Aerate and overseed water in.
18th Spray garden area for weeds and mono block area and path.
19th Edges cut ditches cleaned, John Deere mower set at 4mm.
23rd Seed patches on rink 2
24th Verticut 1-5 n/s.
25th Spray green with Microflow 14-0-7
26th Backlap sharpen John Deere mower.
29th aerate heads with groundsman to 35m
30th Shelves in store.
31st Verticut at 72mm setting, edges cut ditches cleaned
Graham M Craig Green Curator.
Andy Menmuir Technical Representative Agronomist (Rigby Taylor)
Errol Bowling Club
Perth and Kinross