Rain, Rain and more Rain. Maybe it's because we have been spoiled the past few years but it seems like we have had a lot of rainy days. Yesterday was miserable, a slow drizzle all day but we only had .32 inches. I thought good, we should be fine for today. When I drove through the course I realized that we must have had a pretty good storm roll through late last night. Another .52 inches in the rain gauge and the course is soaked. So much for being in great shape for the holiday weekend. Cart path only for today. Let's hope the weather pattern shifts and we start to get some more summer type weather. Once the course does dry out we should be back to normal. Believe it or not it won't be long before we are hand watering again.
The putting green is still on the new side even though this is the start of the third season. We probably pushed it a little too hard for this time of year. The cold days are not helping either. We have had it tested for disease and fertility and its fine. I think in a couple of weeks of letting it grow
a little and giving it some tender loving care we should be fine.
|Blue Birds are always nice to see. Sitting in the sun shows his colors.|
|We have 40 nest boxes on the course. 5 have Blue Birds nesting in them. Chicks are getting big!!!|
|The Black Swallow- Tail recently hatched that was saved from last year.|
|We kept the chrysalis in a cool dry place over the winter tying to mimic mother nature. Nice to see it worked!!!|