Sports Turf Management and Maintenance Course
April 29 to May 2, 2013, University of Guelph
The Sports Turf Association returns to the Ontario Recreation Facilities Association (ORFA) Annual Professional Development Program to present the Sports Turf Management and Maintenance Course April 29 to May 2, 2013 at the University of Guelph, ON.
The four‐day STA developed course will be instructed by Dr. Eric Lyons, Associate Professor of Turfgrass Science at the University of Guelph, home of the world class Guelph Turfgrass Institute. It has been designed to introduce the latest principles and techniques of managing and maintaining sports turf. The course will be of interest to those who manage or maintain sports turf, other turf areas, and those who wish to develop additional knowledge and skills in this sector. The course offers a range of options to deal with issues such as restricted pesticide use, restricted water use, and how best to manage with limited financial resources.