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2018 Long Island Regional Conference • December 6, 2018
.65 GCSAA Education Points Awarded for the day
6:00 Registration and Coffee
6:30

Early Bird

DEC: 3a, 3b, 10 and 25 = 1.0 each

STMA: .1

CNLP: 1

 

Pollinators and Honeybees
Pat Vittum, Ph.D., University of Massachusetts-Amherst
7:30 Trade Show and Break
8:00

General Session

DEC: 3a, 3b, 10 and 25 = 1.0 each;
8 = 0.75;
CORE = .50 each

STMA: .2

CNLP: 2

ISA: 1.25

 

New York Alliance for Environmental Concerns Legislative Update
Rick Zimmerman, The Vandervort Group, LLC

Understand and Avoid Ticks
Jody Gangloff-Kaufmann, Ph.D., NYS IPM Program, Cornell University

Getting the Most Out of Soil Wetting Agents
Samuel Bauer, BauerTurf, LLC

10:00 Trade Show and Break
10:30

Golf Turf

DEC: 3a, 3b and 10 = 0.75 each

CNLP: 1.5

Panel Discussion:

Hosting a Major Championship
Craig Currier, Glen Oaks Club Inc.;
Stephen Rabideau, CGCS, Winged Foot Golf Club;
Andrew Wilson, Bethpage State Park Golf Course

Lawn/Landscape &
Grounds Maintenance

DEC: 3a, 9, 10 and 25 = 1.5 each

CNLP: 1.5

ISA: 1.5

Gardening for Good: Developing a Comprehensive Invasive Species Management Plan
Jessica A. Schuler, New York Botanical Garden

Sports Turf & Schools

DEC: 3a and 3b = 0.5 each

STMA: .15

CNLP: 1.5

Getting the Most from Your Granular Fertilizers
Brad Jakubowski, The Pennsylvania State University

12:00 Lunch and Trade Show
1:00

Golf Turf

DEC: 3a, 3b and 10 = 1.0 each

CNLP: 1

Annual Bluegrass Weevil
Management Update

Pat Vittum, Ph.D., University of Massachusetts-Amherst

Lawn/Landscape &
Grounds Maintenance

DEC: 3a, 9, 10 and 25 = 1.0 each

CNLP: 1

ISA: 1

Reduced Risk Strategies for Managing Landscape Pests
Daniel Gilrein, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County

Sports Turf & Schools

DEC: 3a, 3b, 10 and 25 = 0.75 each

STMA: .1

CNLP: 1

Making Successful Weather-based Management Decisions
Brad Jakubowski, The Pennsylvania State University
2:00 Trade Show and Break
2:15 - 3:00

Golf Turf

DEC: 3a, 3b and 10 = 0.75 each

CNLP: .75

Nutrient Management Planning
Nicholas Menchyk, Ph.D., Farmingdale State College

Lawn/Landscape &
Grounds Maintenance

DEC: 2, 3a, 6a, 9, 10 and 25 = 0.75 each

CNLP: .75

ISA: .75

Spotted Lanternfly
Ethan Angell, New York State Department of Agriculture & Markets

Sports Turf & Schools

DEC: 3a, 3b, 10 and 25 = 0.75 each

STMA: .075

CNLP: .75

Looking for Insects on Sports Fields?
Pat Vittum, Ph.D., University of Massachusetts-Amherst