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About Jim Moore

Jim Moore is the retired director of education and outreach for the USGA Green Section. While with USGA, Moore made more than 1,000 consulting visits to golf courses in the U.S., Mexico and Germany. Now retired, he lives on the family farm in McGregor, Texas.

Posts by Jim Moore

What makes a terrible green chairman Posted on 21 Jul 2021 in the Blog categories.

In the latest installment of Golfdom's blog, Jim Moore describes the qualities that can make up a terrible green chairman. Read more»

What’s the worst job I ever had on the golf course? Posted on 21 Jun 2021 in the Blog categories.

  Like most people that made their careers in golf course maintenance, I started with a weed eater and gradually learned many different skills over the years. While every job Read more»

The biggest mistake in green construction Posted on 18 May 2021 in the Blog categories.

In his latest blog, Jim Moore describes issues he encountered with putting green construction during his 33 years with the USGA Green Section. Read more»

Making the most of the bad situation from Winter Storm Uri Posted on 22 Apr 2021 in the Blog categories.

Jim Moore describes how courses can contend with severe damage to bermudagrass on their greens, collars and approaches due to Winter Storm Uri. Read more»