Why Use Topsoil at Machrihanish Dunes?

Spring is here!! Well…it`s here a bit.  At least the days are getting longer now, and the average temperature has come up far enough for the grass to actually start growing.  We’re certainly enjoying the start of the new season,…

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Golf Course Pest Control at MDGC

Our prime objective for February this year was to retain or even improve the health of our fine turf areas, and we were definitely helped in this regard by a great couple of weeks of weather. Longer days, a bit…

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Golf Course Irrigation Systems and Course Update

From Mach Dunes Golf Club’s Head Greenskeeper, Simon Freeman: I`ll freely admit that I spent most of 2014 telling people who complimented us on the condition of the golf course that “we had been lucky with the weather.”  I think…

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Machrihanish Dunes Golf Course Update – January, 2015

Our monthly golf course update from our Head Greenkeeper, Simon Freeman: First off, best wishes for a happy and healthy 2015 from everyone here at Mach Dunes!This course has been getting even better with every passing year, and with the…

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Machrihanish Dunes Golf Course Update – December, 2014

Our monthly golf course update from our Head Greenkeeper, Simon Freeman: The weather was kind to us in November – we experienced a good amount of sunshine and relatively few of those bleak, drizzly days which can really suck the…

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