Monthly Archives: July 2015

Water Restrictions – Stage 3

As you may be aware, the City of Vancouver and Metro Vancouver have advised Stage 3 water restrictions commence today. During this period, we are only allowed to water tees and greens minimally. We have not watered the rough or … Continue reading

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Insect Repellent on the Golf Course

Please refrain from using insect repellent on the golf course grass as these products will cause damage to grass surfaces. Here are examples of damage to grass from insect repellent. Thank you for your cooperation. – The Links Committee

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USGA – Water Solutions

Creative Solutions To Deal With Mandatory Water Cut Backs The impact of the drought has become much more visible over the past month with the arrival of warm temperatures and the mandate in California to reduce water use by 25 … Continue reading

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Golf Course Protection Plan – Water Restrictions

July 16, 2015 CHALLENGE Due to the GVRD water restrictions, it is already apparent that the turf on the golf course will be at a very high stress level. Under these conditions the damage to the turf will only increase … Continue reading

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Larry Ghilhuly USGA Visit

This past week Larry Gilhuly from the USGA visited the club.  On his annual visit he was consulting on agronomic conditions, our cultural practices and suggested future improvements that will certainly enhance our turf management programs. Larry visits hundreds of … Continue reading

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