Brooks Golf Club recently made Golfweek’s Best State By State Golf Courses You Can Play, 2014   Iowa 1. Harvester, Ames (m) 2. Spirit Hollow, Burlington (m) 3. Blue Top Ridge, Riverside (m) 4. Brooks GC, Okojobi (c)* 5. Amana Colonies, Amana (m)   Golfweek’s Best State By State Golf Courses You Can Play, 2014…

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I am reminded every week what a great profession we have.  It never ceases to amaze me how willing Superintendents are to share ideas and information and in times of need, equipment and manpower.  Our industry also has amazing support from manufacturers and distributors.  I consider myself blessed to have been able to develop solid…

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Brett Hetland, CGCS, elected President of Iowa Golf Course Superintendents Association (Iowa GCSA) Ankeny, IA February 2013 Brett Hetland, Certified Golf Course Superintendent at Brooks National Golf Club in Okoboji, was elected President during the Iowa GCSA Annual Meeting on January 30th, 2013. As President, Hetland will preside at Executive Board and…

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I had the privilege to attend a John Deere Golf reception held at Petco Park (home of the San Diego Padres) Tuesday February 5th during the Golf Industry Show.  It was an amazing experience to tour the grounds facilities and finish by networking with hundreds of colleagues on the field.  The turf was so immaculate at first…

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Welcome to my website.  This site is designed to showcase my professional career in Golf Course Maintenance.  Please continue further as I share my passion for sustainable environmental management.

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