7:30 a.m.
Registration, Continental Breakfast, Visit with Sponsors

8:30 a.m.
Pre-Emergent Herbicides and Grassy Weed Control: Successes and Failures*
Matt Elmore, Weed Science Extension Specialist, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

9:30 a.m.
Coffee Break

9:45 a.m.
Pests & Diseases in the Landscape: What’s Ahead*
Heather Faubert
University of Rhode Island Plant Protection Clinic, Kingston, RI

10:30 a.m.
Coffee Break

10:45 a.m.
URI Athletics and Event Field Scheduling; Maintenance Practices and IPM that Support Healthy Athletic Fields
Brian Boesch, URI Turfgrass & Sportsfield Manager, Kingston, RI

*(approved for pesticide credit for all New England states)


Brian Boesch
University of Rhode Island

Victoria Wallace
UConn Extension

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Where New England’s Sports Turf Professionals Get Business Done!

October 10, 2018 • 7:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

University of Rhode Island - Ryan Center
Kingston, Rhode Island

Join Us

NESTMA’s Fall Workshop is a great opportunity for members to connect and learn the latest about sports turf management in New England. Join fellow members and trend- setting suppliers for an information-packed morning of networking and education. You’ll take away sure-fire solutions, a fresh perspective, and proven strategies for success.

Attendance is complimentary and offered to NESTMA members only. Preregistration is required. Please sign up by October 3.


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