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Indian Wells Insider - January 2021

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LABOR OF LOVE How hard work and planning help keep the courses in tip-top shape By Jonas Conlan, Director of Agronomy W ell, we've made it to 2021, and hopefully we can get back to doing the things we all love to do, including playing more golf. At Indian Wells Golf Resort, we continue with our daily operations and strive to work together and stay positive. It takes a lot to keep the conditions on the Celebrity and Players courses in tip-top shape and that means working on our plan every day. Right now we are focused on applying fertilizers on a weekly basis, and that is something we do for the health of the turf grass. These applications need to be sched- uled and implemented without any distur- bance to the daily tee sheet and golfers. Although tee times do not begin until around 7 a.m., we begin our days at 5 a.m. THE COURSES Continued >>> The grounds crew begins work on the courses at 5 a.m.

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