THE ATLANTIC TURFGRASS

VIRTUAL CONFERENCE

February 22nd, March 1st, 9th and 16th, 2021

CONFERENCE AGENDA

AVAILABLE POINTS/CREDITS (Click below for details)

NS and NL (3)           NB (11)

10:00 AM:                  Welcome and Introductions, AGSA President, John Mills & Matt Giles, Nova Turf

10:10-11:05 AM:          Speaker Joel WilliamsTopic: Introduction to the Soil Food Web – Principles and Practices

11:05-12:00 PM:         Speaker Joel Williams – Topic: Compost & Compost Teas and Extracts

12:00-12:20 PM:        Lunch

12:20-1:20 PM:           Speaker Joel Williams – Topic: Optimizing Turf Nutrition & Foliar Applied Inputs

1:20-2:20 PM:            Speaker Joel Williams – Topic: Managing Turf Immunity

2:20-2:30 PM:           Closing Remarks.

10:00 AM:                  Welcome and Introductions, Conference Chair, Matt Blackburn & Pat Moir, Syngenta

10:10 AM:                    Speaker Kathleen Dodson, CHBS – Topic: Using Compost to Help Prevent Wear Damage on High-Traffic Areas

11:10 AM:                    Turf Tech Talk # 1

11:30 AM:                   Wray Mason – Topic: Nozzle Selection and Calibration for Golf Sprayers

12:20-12:50 PM:        Lunch

12:50 PM:                  Tech Talk # 2

1:10 PM:                     Gary Taylor – Topic: Optimizing Your Irrigation Control System

2:10 PM:                    Tech Talk # 3

2:30-2:40 PM:          Closing Remarks

10:00 AM:                  Welcome and Introductions, AGSA VP, Bradley Allen

10:10 AM:                   Speaker Dr. Jesse Benelli – Topic: New Insights on Snow Mould Management

11:10 AM:                    Turf Tech Talk # 4

11:30 AM:                   Dr. Leah Brillman – Topic: Successful Interseeding

12:20-12:50 PM:        Lunch

12:50 PM:                  Tech Talk # 5

1:10 PM:                     Greg Lovell, Aquatrols – Topic: Holder, Penetrant, Too Wet, TooDry…What???

2:10 PM:                    Tech Talk # 6

2:20-2:30 PM:           Closing Remarks

10:00 AM:                  Welcome and Introductions, AGSA Treasurer, Nadine Shaffer

10:10 AM:                   Speaker Dr. Eric Miltner – Topic: Extracting the Value From Your Fertilizer

11:10 AM:                    Jamie Matheson – Topic: The Plan May Change But Never The Goal

12:00-12:30 PM:        Lunch

12:30 PM:                   Tech Talk # 7

1:10 PM:                      AGSA Panel Discussion

2:30-2:40 PM:           Conference Closing Remarks

A special thank you to our conference sponsor:

 

For more information on the 2021 Atlantic Turfgrass Conference contact:

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