WGCSA

The 2018 Calendar of Events can be downloaded HERE.

Upcoming events

    • 11/28/2018
    • 12:00 PM
    • 11/29/2018
    • 3:00 PM
    • The American Club, Kohler, WI
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    2018 Wisconsin Golf Turf Symposium

    Getting back to the basics!

    The American Club

    Kohler, Wisconsin

    Wednesday, November 28th

    12:00 – 1:00 Symposium Registration

    1:00 – 1:15 Josh LePine - 2019 WGCSA President

    Welcome - Opening Remarks

    1:15 – 2:00 Paul Koch, Ph.D- Assistant Prof., Dept of Plant Pathology, U of WI

    Dollar Spot 101: A comprehensive look at our most sprayed-for disease

    2:00 – 2:45 Brian Mavis-Mavis Consulting, Ltd.

    Organic matter testing, sand topdressing products, aeration practices

    2:45 – 3:00 Break

    3:00 – 3:45 Greg Turner-Foley United

    Best/Premium OEM Practices

    3:45 – 4:30 Dennis Hurley-Turf Drainage Company of America

    Analyzing Drainage Problems and Applying Proper Drainage Techniques

    4:30 – 5:00 Q and A Session

    5:00 Refreshments and Conversation

    Thursday, November 29th

    MORNING

    6:45 – 7:45 Breakfast Buffet

    8:00 – 8:45 Frank Rossi-Associate Professor of Horticulture, Cornell University

    Keynote

    9:00 – 9:45 Dr. Rick Latin-Professor of Plant Pathology (Emeritus), Purdue University

    Scheduling Fungicides for Turf Disease Control: Three Approaches

    9:45 – 10:00 Break

    10:00 – 10:45 Chris Tritabaugh- Golf Course Superintendent at Hazeltine National GC

    Clipping Volume-Why we measure it, and what it tells us?

    10:45– 11:30 Frank Rossi- Associate Professor of Horticulture, Cornell University

    GPS based spraying

    11:30 – 12:00 Q and A Session

    12:00 – 1:00 Lunch

    AFTERNOON

    1:00 – 2:30 Panel Discussion-The basics of golf course management

    Scott Anthes, Brown County GC

    Patrick Reuteman, Westmore CC

    Garrett Luck, Hidden Glen at Bentdale Farms

    2:30 – 3:15 Bob Vavrek – Central Region Director, USGA Green Section

    2018 Year in Review


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