From Construction to Maintenance: Putting Green Physical Properties (1199-01)

January 28, 10:15 a.m.-Noon
Room: W307B– West Concourse
1-hour, 45-minute seminar: .20 edu pts Pricing: $85 member  $130 non-member $45 student member

If you are a superintendent looking into renovating, constructing or just maintaining putting greens, then this seminar is for you. This seminar will offer tips gathered from nearly twenty years of real-world physical data from hundreds of golf course putting greens, to help you better evaluate greens mix selections and cultural practices.  Learn how to avoid putting green construction problems and establish site specific desired values. 

Attendees will discuss and review these topics and more: 

  • How to collect representative samples
  • Proper testing methods and data evaluation 
  • Putting green root-zone selection and construction methods
  • Awareness and confidence to implement alternative practices to save time and costs while improving playing conditions


Brian Mavis, Consulting Agronomist, Mavis Consulting, Ltd., Edgerton, Ohio


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