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Last Update :8/14/2007

ESAGCS announces agenda for conference on Nov. 5-7 in Ocean City, MD

The Eastern Shore Association of Golf Course Superintendents

presents the

2007 Eastern Shore Golf Turf Conference

Clarion Resort Fontainebleu Hotel

Ocean City, Maryland

Monday November 5th

12 – 5pm Golf – Links at Lighthouse Sound

12514 St. Martins Neck Road, Bishopville, MD 21813

5:30 – 7:30pm Social Hour Horizons Restaurant - Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel

Tuesday November 6th

8am – 4pm GCSAA Full Day Seminar

“Advanced Stress Management and Strategies for Cool Season Turf”

Dr. Jack Fry, Kansas State University

5:30 – 7pm Welcoming Reception – Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel – Salon B

Presentation of ESAGCS 2007 Distinguished Service Award

(Hors d’oeuvres & Beverages served)

Wednesday November 7th

7 - 8am Breakfast Buffet

Morning Session (8am-12:15pm)

8 - 9am Matt Shaffer, Merion Golf Club

“What’s Happened to American Golf in Just 30 yrs?”

9 – 10am Bill Byrnes – Analync Consulting, Inc.

“Nutrient Management for Improved Plant Strength”

10-10:15am BREAK

10:15 – 11:15am Darin Bevard – U.S.G.A.

“Disease, Insects, and Weed Management – 2007”

11:15am – 12:15pm Dr. Thomas Watschke – Penn State University

“Plant Growth Regulators and Effective Biostimulant Use”

12:30am – 1:30pm LUNCH (Buffet served at Horizons Restaurant)

Afternoon Round Table/Panel Session (1:30pm – 3:30pm)

1:30 – 3:30pm Topics include: Fertility, Putting Green Management, Golf Course

Management in 2007, Plant Growth Regulators and Herbicide Uses, U.S.G.A

General Q & A Session, and Disease Management

Please call (410) 548-1599 or email admin @esagcs.org with questions regarding this event, interest

in moderating Round Table Discussions, or presenting at future conferences.

Hotel Reservations ($79/night) are available by calling (800) 638-2100

(Mention the Conference to receive discounted rate)



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