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The 42nd annual Ohio Turfgrass Conference is 3 months away! December 8-11, Greater Columbus Convention Center will be the place to be for turf and landscape professionals.

Preview of 42nd Annual Ohio Turfgrass Conference

COLUMBUS, OH—The 42nd annual Ohio Turfgrass Conference is 3 months away! December 8-11, Greater Columbus Convention Center will be the place to be for turf and landscape professionals. 


Highlights Include:


Monday Pre-Conference Workshops (December 8)

GCSAA Workshop: “Physiology and Culture of Annual Bluegrass” featuring Dr. Al Turgeon and Dr. Joe Vargas (sponsored by Central Ohio GCSA)
Rain Bird Irrigation University – Wolf Creek Co.
Pesticide University – OSU Turfgrass Science Team
Understanding Turfgrass Fertilizers and Costs – Dr. Brad Jakobowski
Sports Turf Workshop – featuring Floyd Perry

Tuesday, December 9

Keynote Speech – Dr. Al Turgeon: “Implications of Global Warming for Turfgrass Management: (sponsored by Syngenta Professional Products)
Ohio Golf Summit – NEW!
Lawn Care Business Management (Sponsored by Ohio Lawn Care Association)
Organic Landscaping
Turf & Ornamental Pest Management
Sports Turf Management (sponsored by Ohio Sports Turf Managers Association)
Golf Turf Management
Irrigation for Lawn & Landscape

Trade Show Welcome Reception (4:30 – 7:00 pm) featuring 200 plus exhibitors. 


Wednesday, December 10

Morning with the USGA
Breakfast Roundtables
USGA Regional Seminar
Golf Course Owners/General Managers
Environmental Issues (Sustainable Turf & Landscapes)
Sod Production (sponsored by Ohio Sod Producers Association)
Hispanic Workshop (presented in Spanish)
Panel Discussion: “How to Stretch Your Chemical, Fertilizer, Fuel and Overall Budget Dollars”
Reducing Costs in Agronomic Programming & Application Technology
Live Auction
Turf & Landscape Sustainability with the Bug Doc (Evening Session)
Trade Show Open (9am – 5pm)

Thursday, December 11

Mechanics Workshop
Assistants/Technicians Workshop
Efficient & Safe Sprayer Application Technology
Making Modern Day Fertilizer & Pesticide Calculations
Golf Course Maintenance on a Tight Budget
Lawn & Grounds – “Going Green”
Golf Turf, Sports Turf, and More!
Trade Show Open (9am – 1pm)

More details coming soon. To make sure you’re on the mailing list, call 888-683-3445, email info@OhioTurfgrass.org
Golf Course Owners/General Managers
Environmental Issues (Sustainable Turf & Landscapes)
Sod Production (sponsored by Ohio Sod Producers Association)
Hispanic Workshop (presented in Spanish)
Panel Discussion: “How to Stretch Your Chemical, Fertilizer, Fuel and Overall Budget Dollars”
Reducing Costs in Agronomic Programming & Application Technology
Live Auction
Turf & Landscape Sustainability with the Bug Doc (Evening Session)
Trade Show Open (9am – 5pm) More details coming soon. To make sure you’re on the mailing list, call 888-683-3445, email info@OhioTurfgrass.org . Register online after October 1 at www.OhioTurfgrass.org

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