Sessions

Agronomic Solutions I: Rebuilding & Renovating Your Greens

Monday, Feb. 3: 1-3:30 p.m.
Room W311F
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Are your greens in need of a renovation? Whether you are rebuilding one or two greens or doing a major project such as converting to a new turf type, you can't afford to miss this outstanding panel of experts as they discuss and debate case studies of various-sized projects, the latest research and some BMPs of renovating.

Moderator: John C. Sorochan, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Plant Sciences, University of Tennessee


Speakers:

Conversion from Bentgrass to Bermudagrass: Lessons Learned
Ronald E. Kelly, CGCS, Country Club of North Carolina

Renovate, Rejuvenate and Reestablish: The Trials and Tribulations of Construction and Maintenance Projects
John Nachreiner, Director of Agronomy, Shady Canyon Golf Course, Calif.

Renovation and Construction Perspectives from the Four Corners of the Earth
Jonathon L. Scott, Director of Agronomic Services, Nicklaus Design

BMPs of Renovating: Words of Wisdom from a Builder
Patrick Karnick, President, Wadsworth Golf Construction; GCBAA Certified Builder Member

The Agronomics of Renovation
Trey Rogers, Ph.D., Professor of Turfgrass Management, Department of Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences, Michigan State University