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  • n. Plural form of greenkeeper.


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  • Each morning the 'greenkeepers' are out on the course, the momentual fleet of junks, requisitioned to pluck the nasty little green stuff from the Yellow Sea.

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  • The well-regarded course at the Hans Merensky resort north of Kruger National Park, rife with baboons, monkeys and water bucks, is only partially fenced; greenkeepers keep track of potentially dangerous animals that enter the enclave and remove them when necessary.

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  • The Gwent rain came in deluges on the Friday and Sunday of the 38th Ryder Cup pushing the competition into a Monday finish and had it not been for the soaking greenkeepers, drowned rats with über mop devices they would be playing still.

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  • (Mitt Romney may have the opposite problem: his campaign is all country club golfers but no caddies or greenkeepers.)

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  • Michael Hurdzan, a golf-course designer and consultant, concedes that nature and golf courses have not always gotten along; 50 years ago or so, greenkeepers routinely used products loaded with cadmium, lead, arsenic and a substance later known as Agent Orange.

    Taking the Green Course

  • When spreading any chemicals, the greenkeepers say they give a wide berth to the course's ponds and to Rae's Creek to minimize runoff.

    Taking the Green Course

  • The greenkeepers didn't like it either, so before long what was left of the golfer was swept into the rough, according to sources at the club.

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  • The greenkeepers are removing fallen trees and branches and the grounds are returning to some semblance of normality.

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  • South Australian Cricket Association, Adelaide City Council horticultural staff and greenkeepers from local golf clubs to pay homage to the world famous green-keeper as he is honoured at a Lord Mayoral reception. | Top Stories

  • I have spoken to few greenkeepers and they feel the same This is unexceptable.



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