PLEASE! Repair Your Divots

We have been getting reports from our patrons that some of you are not repairing divots throughout the course. PLEASE!! Help keep the course nice for yourself and your fellow golfers. Take the extra 10 seconds and repair your divots. This is an easy way to care for the course, while helping others to enjoy their round. How to Repair Your Divot Find the turf that was sliced off from the fairway. If you’ve taken a “clean divot,” you’ll find the turf still in one, neat piece. Sometimes the turf will be in bits and pieces. Just retrieve it the…

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Frost Delay

Frost Delay to opening today (Nov. 4). We’re coming into that frosty time of year here in Upstate New York. Although golf course turf is normally resilient to traffic, when ice crystals form inside the plants, they become brittle and vulnerable to damage. There will be a frost delay at Hartford Greens Country Club any time the temperatures are below 32 degrees and frost is on the course. We do not like delaying your play anymore than you like waiting, but we have to allow nature to take its course and prevent damage to our course. So, next time the temperatures drop into the freezing range, do yourself a favor and call the clubhouse to ask if there is a delay before heading out for your early tee time.