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WINNING FIELDS,
WINNING FAIRWAYS
FIELD DAY

June 6, 2018

United States Military Academy and
West Point Golf Course

West Point, NY

NYS DEC Credits: See Schedule below
GCSSA Education Points: .55
STMA CEUs: See Schedule below

 

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Schedule

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Directions

Hotel

Exhibit Areas

West Point Tours

West Point Golf

Schedule:

June 6, 2018
6:30 - 7:30

Golf Turf & Equipment Managers

West Point Golf Course

Registration, Continental Breakfast and Exhibit Set-up

Sports Turf/Schools

West Point United States Military Academy (USMA)

Registration and Continental Breakfast
7:30 - 12:00

Golf Turf

West Point Golf Course

DEC Credits: 3A and 3B = 3.75 each

NYSTA Welcome & Facility Overview
Steve Whipple

SDHI Resistance Discovery in Dollar Spot and Management Strategies
Jay Popko, Jr., University of Massachusetts

Plant Growth Regulators and Annual Bluegrass Conversion Options
Jay Popko, Jr., University of Massachusetts and Marvin Seaman, J&M Consulting Services

Using Drones and Other Technology to Collect Site Data and Improve Site Management
Kevin Leeper, WinField United

Sports Turf & Schools

West Point United States Military Academy (USMA)

 

DEC Credits: 3A and 3B = 1.50 each

STMA CEUs: .35

NYSTA Welcome - Greg Chorvas

Facility Overview - Phil Koury

And the Winner Is? Pros vs. Cons of Synthetic vs. Natural Turf
Rick Krysztof, A-Turf, Inc.; Joseph Potrikus, CSFM, Greener World Landscape Maintenance, LLC; and Jason Henderson, Ph.D., University of Connecticut

It’s All in the Details: Baseball/Softball Field Layout, Using Simple Tools for Accurate Cost Saving Results
Darren Shuman, Northern Nurseries, Inc. and Ron Martin, Mar-Co Clay Products, Inc.

BMPs: Proper Field Maintenance
Managing Multi-Use Fields

Jason Henderson, Ph.D., University of Connecticut

Cone Laser Demonstration
Joseph Potrikus, CSFM, Greener World Landscape Maintenance, LLC

Determining Surface Hardness
Jason Henderson, Ph.D., University of Connecticut

Equipment Managers

Maintenance Facility at West Point Golf Course

Tier 4, Electrical and
Hydraulic Trouble Shooting

Michael Mueller, The Toro Company
12:00 - 12:45
Lunch at West Point Golf Course
12:45 - 1:30
Pedal to the Metal - Equipment Demonstrations on West Point Golf Course Driving Range
1:30 - 3:00

Golf Turf

West Point Golf Course

DEC Credits: 3A adn 3B = 1.0 each

Using Aerification to Enhance Plant Protectant Efficacy While Limiting Annual Bluegrass Populations and Minimizing Canopy Disruption
Steve Whipple and Staff, West Point Golf Course; Blake Halderman, CGCS, Brae Burn Country Club; and Marvin Seaman, J&M Consulting Services

Sports Turf & Schools

West Point United States Military Academy (USMA)

DEC Credits: 3A and 3B = 1.0 each

STMA CEUs: .15

Core Cultivation, Topdressing, and Seeding with Equipment Demonstrations
Joseph Potrikus, CSFM, Greener World Landscape Maintenance, LLC; Alan Dungey, CSFM, Great Lakes Athletic Fields; and Jason Henderson, Ph.D., University of Connecticut

 

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