Job Post – Franklin County Country Club – Full Time Operator

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HELP WANTED Franklin County Country Club Washington, MO   Franklin County Country Club is looking for Full-Time operator.   Duties: Mowing greens, tees, roughs Bunker maintenance Tree maintenance Construction work Irrigation work Landscaping Driving Range maintenance Perform other duties as assigned. Requirements Reliable and predictable attendance Self motivated Able to work weekends during April – […]

Scholarship Applications due May 31st

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 To all members of the MVGCSA It’s time for your students to put on their thinking cap and apply for an MVGCSA scholarship for the upcoming fall semester in 2021. Your MVGCSA awards scholarships to deserving students each year in the categories of Turf and Legacy divisions.  MVGCSA scholarship application forms are available on the […]

MO Golf Course Legislative Bills – FYI

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From MGA and MO GOLF Alliance Lobbyist  Mike Winter. Good afternoon members of the Missouri Golf Alliance. During the session we watch for bills being filed which could possibly impact country club, golf courses and your operations.   We have identified a couple of bills we felt you need to be aware of so you could […]

Please HELP! Photo’s needed for BMP’s

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Mississippi Valley Members, The BMP steering committee is pleased to announce that our Missouri BMP Manual is nearing completion. Nearly all chapters for this manual have been written and reviewed, but photos are still needed for various examples of what we do as Golf Course Managers! Photos needed are: examples of groundwater protection such as […]

Gateway Green – Spring/Summer 2020

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Members of the MVGCSA Due to unprecedented times with broad changes in SOP nation wide, the recent Gateway Green publication has followed suit and has not been spared from adaptation. Please find attached the current, FIRST EVER ELECTRONIC VERSION  of Mississippi Valleys one and only renowned publication. The read is still informative and worthy of […]

Guidelines for Illinois Courses to reopen May 1st

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Received this link for the guidelines Illinois courses are to follow for reopening from  GCSAA Field Rep Shane Conroy. As announced, Governor Pritzker has allowed golf courses in Illinois to reopen May 1st on a restrictive basis.   Here are the golf guidelines that the DCEO has published:   Please monitor the Illinois Dept […]

Update 3-24-20 – Resources

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Members of the MVGCSA, Needless to say, everyone has been flooded with emails relative to this Covid-19 outbreak. Here is one more, but hopefully you find this info specific to your operations during this difficult time in golf course management. As one of our comrades said “This kind of stuff isn’t taught in school!” Getting […]