Entries by Scott Zakany


Conditions continue to improve at Augusta Municipal Golf Course

Flipping through a red photo album, John Fogel’s chuckle grew louder each time he turned a page. Inside the book were before-and-after photos of the greens at Augusta Municipal Golf Course, starting in early-2014 and going through the present. MICHAEL HOLAHAN/STAFF Golfers make putts on the practice green at the Augusta Municipal Golf Course. The […]

Cutting Maintenance Costs Without Sacrificing Quality

“Golf course maintenance, including associated labor, is almost universally the largest single line expense item on a golf course’s operating budget.” One thing that I get asked all the time in this day and age is “how can I cut my maintenance costs without sacrificing the quality of the product”? While this is a broad […]

CEOs to hold roundtable discussion at 2016 Golf Industry Show in San Diego

Golf Course Superintendents Association of America event focuses on key industry topics Lawrence, Kan. (Jan. 19, 2016) – Leaders of top golf organizations will join together from 3-4 p.m. Feb. 10 for “CEO Roundtable: Issues and Answers” at the 2016 Golf Industry Show in San Diego. Organized by the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) […]