Get with the Program: Tips to Build a Weed Control Program for Your Facility  (1231-01)

January 28, 1-5 p.m.
Room: W304G – West Concourse
Half-Day Seminar: .35 edu pts Pricing: $140 member $210 non-member $70 student member

Developing an effective weed control program is a skill that has become increasingly important for golf course superintendents to be successful. This seminar will assist attendees to think programmatically and explain various practices to build an effective (northern and southern) weed program at their facility.

Attendees will develop a better understanding of topics below:

  • Timely integration of herbicide applications and suitable cultural practices to minimize weed infestation
  • Benefits and capabilities of rotating herbicide modes of action to prevent resistance
  • Strengths and weaknesses of newest herbicides entering the turfgrass marketplace


Jim Brosnan, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Plant Sciences, University of Tennessee

Matthew Elmore, Ph.D.
, Assistant Extension Specialist, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, N.J.

Gerald Henry, Ph.D.
, Professor, Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, University of Georgia

Aaron J. Patton, Ph.D.
, Professor and Interim Head, Department of Horticulture & Landscape Architecture, Purdue University


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