How much is your turf costing you? Turf Education Day returns September 12 for an unprecedented, full-day overview of lawns and turf grass at the Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe, Ill. The comprehensive seminar is for any private or public sector professional who tends-to or looks after turf and lawns. Whether you choose to subcontract some of those services, or provide them in-house, it is critical to stay informed about the latest lawn care products and practices.
Turf Education Day is a joint effort brought to you by the Illinois Landscape Contractors Association, Illinois Professional Lawn Care Association, and the Chicago Botanic Garden.
Attendees have their choice of over 15 sessions on everything to do with turf and lawn care including:
Insects prevalent in 2014 lawns, Phil Nixon, University of Illinois
How to correctly use ‘ride-on sprayer’ w/calibration, Aaron Patton, Purdue
Risk Management through Licensing & Permits – Warren Goetsch, Illinois Department of Agriculture
Weed Control in Landscaped Areas with Pre & Post Herbicides
How to save H2O & future operational expenses
It’s NOT all Crap! What’s up with organics: why & how they work
Go Green; Save Green: Propane powered mowers
The Future of Pesticides: Formulations & Application Mishaps
Reading a seed tag and understanding what you paid for
Fertilizer 101 for Dummies: What’s really in the bag?
How to get Top Results on a Low Budget
To view the full program and register:
A paper-based registration form is attached