The OSU Sports Turf Short Course February 13~14th, 2002 provides general information on maintaining athletic fields. Learn basic concepts of field fertility, effective over-seeding and divot repair, disease and insect pest management, soil cultivation and managing fields that come under heavy use. The short course is designed for all athletic field personnel including workers, coaches, athletic directors and superintendents seeking extra training in athletic field turfgrass management. Attendees will earn recertification credits from the Ohio Department of Agriculture for Licensed Pesticide Applicators. Certified Sports Field Managers with the STMA will receive 0.5 CEUs.
Instructors from The Ohio State University Dr. John Street, Hort. & Crop Science Dr. Karl Danneberger, Hort. & Crop Science Dr. David Gardner, Hort & Crop Science Dr. Edward McCoy, Natural Resources Dr. Dave Shetlar, Entomology Mr. Joe Rimelspach, Plant Pathology Guest Lecturers: Mr. Floyd Perry, Grounds Maintenance Services Mr. Boyd Montgomery CSFM, Sylvania Recreation Mr. Darian Daily, The Columbus Crew Stadium
The Conference facility - The Holiday Inn on the Lane, 328 West Lane Avenue, Columbus, Ohio, is offering special rates for this conference. Tel: (614) 294-4848
Course Information Contact: Pam Sherratt (614) 292-7457 or e-mail:
Includes: * Lunch and refreshment breaks each day * Instructional materials * Sports Fields - A Manual for Design, Construction, and Maintenance
To Register: For purchase orders and credit card charges, register via phone (614) 292-4230 or Fax (614) 292-0492, Monday-Friday 9:00-4:00PM.
Authors: Pam Sherratt
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