How Cuscowilla, a Top-Ranked Golf Course, Planned for Their Future
Cuscowilla on Lake Oconee is the number one ranked residential golf club in Georgia, twenty-fifth in the country and number five among all private clubs in Georgia. They are a preferred course among players in their market, which enabled them to raise dues by 10% a year over the past two years and double their initiation fees. They didn’t get there without a plan.
It’s Okay to Talk About Snow During the Summer
No one is in a hurry to experience the winter chill anytime soon. Yet just like you don’t want to rush summer, you probably also don’t want to rush the development of your snow & ice management plan. That’s why now is the best time to start thinking about snow services. Here’s what to consider.
Winning Your Conference
Today’s golf business is extremely competitive, with courses vying for every player and every round. You need a strategy for taking more than your fair share of players and rounds from your competition. To use a sports analogy, you need a strategy for “winning your conference.”
Smart Moves for Annual Golf Course Maintenance Equipment Planning
The end of the year is closing in. By now you’ve probably jumpstarted your year-end review and maybe even started to tackle some short-term planning. Before you pop the champagne, there’s one more thing you can do to ensure the new year is off to a good start—a thorough golf course equipment assessment.
Turf- and Time-Saving Tips for Managing Big Events
Weddings, golf tournaments, and annual celebrations — from Fourth of July fireworks to end-of-summer barbecues — are all commonplace on golf courses across the country. If not handled properly, every single one of these events can wreak havoc on your turf or budget. Follow these steps and your events should go without a hitch.
Wilt Watch – What to Do to Keep the Green in Your Greens
Summertime is full of highs — including high temperatures. Don’t let hot weather get the best of your course. Follow these tips from Dr. Todd Bunnell, our in-house PhD agronomist, to avoid golf course wilt and be sure your turf doesn’t suffer summer stress.
The Smart Approach to Tee Box Renovations
Think about it — everything begins on the tees. That’s where your guests and members first encounter your course. The extent to which the tee surface is firm and level and well turfed not only determines their first impression, it also sets expectations for their play experience.