All in person workshops around the state have been postponed until the further notice. Please look for our virtual workshops and webinars starting in April.
Panel Discussion – Dealing with the CurrentFinancial Reality and Budget Reduction Requests
May 4, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Online PesticideApplicators Recertification Training for categories 3A, 3B, 6 and 60 by live webinars sponsored by the Va TurfgrassCouncil, Tues, 4/28, 8-11:30 a.m. and Thurs 4/30, 8-11:30 a.m. (must completeboth days training). More information/registration thru Va Turfgrass Council atwww.vaturf.org.
Va Sports Turf ManagersMonday Morning Webinar Workshopsspecific to sports turf challenges associated with the pandemic:
April27, 8:00am – 9:00am: Using Plant Growth Regulators to ReduceLabor Costs and Increase Turfgrass Density – presented by Dr. Shawn Askew, VaTech
May4, 8:00am – 9:00am: Panel Discussion – Dealing with the CurrentFinancial Reality and Budget Reduction Requests, Jesse Pritchard, CSFM, Univ.of Va, Matt Austin, CBLP, VANMP, James City Co. Parks and Recreation, Dr. MikeGoatley, Va Tech
May11, 8:00am – 9:00am: Skin Maintenance During the Pandemic -Presented by Tyler Morris, Virginia Tech Athletics Field Coordinator & JoeyElmore, Salem Red Sox Director of Field Operations
Registration is not required to view each webinar; visit the VSTMA website and follow the links to thewebinar or click the following link https://virginiatech.zoom.us/j/92884252368. If you have a question that you would like to ask our presenters during thewebinar please send those questions to firstname.lastname@example.org questions may also be asked during the session using the chat window.
Michael Goatley, Jr.
Professor and Extension Turfgrass Specialist
170 Drillfield Drive (413 Price Hall),
School of Plant and Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24061