UK Turfgrass Short Course Sports Turf Education Program (Thurs. Feb 26, 2015)

7:30 – 9:00 AM On-Site Registration and Check-In/Trade Show Open

9:00 -9:50 AM – Snow removal on athletic fields – Eric Harshman, UK Athletic Fields

9:50-10:40 AM – Basics of Native Soils Sports Fields – Dr. Gregg Munshaw, UK Turfgrass

10:40 – 11:00 AM – BREAK – VISIT THE TRADE SHOW

11:00 – 11:50 AM – Spreader Calibration and Calculations – Dr. Wes Totten, UT Martin

11:50 AM – 1:10 PM – LUNCH ON YOUR OWN

1:10 -2:00 PM – Infield Skin Maintenance Tips from Field of the Year Winners – Panel Discussion (Tom Nielsen-Louisville Bats Slugger Field, Joey Stevenson-Indianapolis Indians Victory Field, Eric Harshman-UK Softball John Cropp Stadium)

2:00 – 2:50 PM – Water Conservation on Sports Fields – Jack Karlin – Turfgrass Water Conservation Alliance

2:50 – 3:10 PM – KySTMA Annual Business Meeting

3:10 – 4:00 PM – Professionalism in Sports Turf – Toby Hudson – Hopkinsville Parks and Recreation

 

Each person will receive 3 General and 1 Category Specific CEU for Kentucky Pesticide License – Categories 3, 5, 6, 10, 12, 18, or 20