THE ATLANTIC TURFGRASS

2022 VIRTUAL ANNUAL CONFERENCE

February 15, 22 & 24, 2022

CONFERENCE AGENDA

AVAILABLE POINTS/CREDITS (Click below for details)

NS and NL           NB

8:40 AM

8:50 AM

9:00-10:00 AM

10:00-11:00 AM

11:00-12:00PM

Noon

12:30-1:30 PM

 

1:30-2:30 PM

2:30 PM

Opening Remarks – AGSA President, John Mills

Greetings – Syngenta, Pat Moir

Tom Hsiang: Turf Disease Management in the era of reduced fungicide use

Callum Haughn: Sharing in Strength, what’s working around the Maritimes

Syngenta: Insecticides. The 4 w’s and 1 h. What, when, where, why and how

30 minute break

Gordon Kauffman: Fertilizer
Option 1: N & K strategies and considerations
Option 2: Basis soil chemical properties, collecting data, diagnosing and correcting

Leah Brilman: Grass Seed Shortages – Cause and strategies to overcome

Closing Remarks

8:40 AM

8:45 AM

9:00-10:00 AM

10:00-11:00 AM

11:00-12:00PM

Noon

12:30-1:30 PM

1:30-2:30 PM

2:30PM

Opening Remarks

Syngenta, Pat Moir

Jeff Mingay: What is golf architecture relative to improving your course?

Alan Dolick: Soil Food Web

Ryan Beauchamp: The Bare Necessities of Application 2.0

30 minute break

Aquatrols: Surfactants

Cam Stephens: Fungicides – How they work, optimization, management practices, etc.

Closing Remarks

9:00-10:00 AM

10:00-10:30 AM

10:30-12:00PM

Noon

Paul MacCormack: Managing stress in the workplace

AGSA Awards

AGSA Roundtable

Closing Remarks

A special thank you to our conference sponsor:

 

For more information on the 2022 Atlantic Turfgrass Conference contact:

Jim Nix, AGSA Executive Director, e-mail: 1967agsa@gmail.com / Call: 902-483-5931