Tag Archive: superintendent

The Golf Guys on Superintendent Challenges – Vol. 2

February 13, 2017 at 1:15 pm

Ask any Superintendent what their biggest obstacle is in 2017 and you’re likely to hear it’s a lack of quality and reliable laborers. Our Wisconsin turfgrass experts explore various old & new school avenues to reach out and “recruit” workers.

The Golf Guys on Climate Change – Vol. 1

January 31, 2017 at 11:02 am

Superintendents are typically in total control of any on-course activity, however “climate changes” in more ways than simply weather patterns have presented a serious challenge. Daytime temperatures were relatively static during the summer of 2016, however, nearly historic night-time temperatures brought about concern for plant sustainability and recovery.

Q&A with Matt Kregel, GCS – The Club at Strawberry Creek

September 12, 2016 at 3:17 pm

Once known as the Thompson Strawberry Farm, The Club at Strawberry Creek has been transformed into one of the Midwest's finest private courses. Built in 2006, the course was designed by Rick Jacobson and plays up to 7100 yards. Matt Kregel, Golf Course Superintendent, presides over the lush green space, ensuring the tee boxes are tight and the greens are fast.