The Benefits of Oxygen - How to Maintain Oxygen Levels in our Root Zone (1044-01)

January 27, 8 a.m.-Noon
Room: W304AB – West Concourse
Half-Day Seminar: .35 edu pts Pricing: $140 member $210 non-member $70 student member

Explore the basics of physical properties (solids and pores) and organic matter, and the importance of oxygen in root zones. 

Attendees of this seminar will learn to:

  • Quantify the physical properties that are optimal for each green, depending on microclimate and type of turf
  • Evaluate the effects of aerification and top-dressing on roots
  • Understand the value of oxygen and how to maintain adequate oxygen levels in root zones


David L. Doherty, CEO & Founder, International Sports Turf Research Center, Lenexa, Kan.