April’s Greenkeeping operations
Catch up on some of the greenkeeping operations that took place across the Links in April with our photostory:
Organic matter sampling taken from the Old Course before being tested at European Turfgrass Laboratories (ETL).
Some of the St Andrews Links Greenkeepers visiting the ETL in Stirling to learn the processes involved in soil testing.
Spraying seaweed, 12.0.0 and revolution onto the Jubilee on a foggy morning in St Andrews.
Applying ammonium nitrate, seaweed and wetting agent on the New Course the following morning.
An early Sunday morning topdress on the Old Course.
Performance testing with STRI, 11th green, Old Course.
Overseeding on the putting green at the Old Course.
Creating channels for root growth with the Hydroject on selected greens of the Jubilee Course.
Words and photos by the St Andrews Links Greenkeepers