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EVENTS: Virginia Tech Blacksburg Field Days

Yes, it rained (poured at times) but Tuesday's Turfgrass and Landscape Field Day was a tremendous success. Virginia Tech's Turfgrass and Horticulture professors, staff, and graduate students worked hard to produce this first-ever industry event.

Coffee and morning snacks provided by Smith Turf & Irrigation
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Lunch sponsored by Harmon Turf Services
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Tuesday (August 15)
Schedule


MORNING….
at the Turfgrass Center (615 Southgate Drive, Blacksburg, 24060)
  Registration (7:30am – 8:15am)
  Program (8:15am – 11:00am)
     Alternative Application Methods for Vine and Woody Weed Control
     Biosolids Byproduct Research
     Brown Patch Control Strategies in Tall Fescue Lawns
     Mustard for Pre-emergent Weed Control
     New Fungicide Options in Turf
     New Products for Broadleaf Weed Control in Turf
     Optimizing Fungicide Performance with Proper Nozzle Selection
     The Role of Adjuvants in Turfgrass Weed Control
     Variety Trials
     Weed Walk
Lunch (11:00am – 11:45pm)

AFTERNOON ….
at the Hahn Horticulture Garden (200 Garden Lane, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, 24061)
Travel and Ice Cream (11:45am – 12:30pm)
Ornamental Horticulture Mgt (12:30pm – 2:30pm)
   Importance of the Soil
   Insects in the Landscape
   Plants for Winter Interest


This event is FREE for VTC Members
- And only $20 for non members

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