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Turfgrass Short Course

MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR THE 2018 SHORT COURSE

When are the 2018 Short Courses Scheduled to be Held?
    December 10 - 13 (Monday - Thursday)

What about the 2018 Advanced Short Course?
    The Advanced Short Course is for persons who have either completed the Regular Short Course or have an equivalent training. Both Short Courses will be offered December 10 - 13 (Monday - Thursday) at the Belmont Recreation Center (see below). Classes will be taught in separate buildings with both groups having lunch together.

Where are the Short Courses being Held?
    Belmont Golf Course Recreation Center; 1600 Hilliard Road; Henrico, VA 23228

What is the Cost?
$330 for VTC Members; $360 for Non Members

How do I Register?
   Download a registration form or Register and Pay using PayPal
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What Hotels are Available?
    Several Hotels are within an easy driving distance of Belmont Golf Course.

What about Lunch?
    Lunch is included with the registration fee

What is the Schedule? (here is a draft of the topics for the REGULAR Short Course)
        Monday
             9:00-12:30 Turfgrass Identification, Selection, and Adaptation
             1:00-3:00 Principles in Spreader and Sprayer Calibration
             3:00-5:00 Turfgrass Growth and Development
    Tuesday
            8:00-10:00 Fertility Programming and Water Quality Protection
            10:00-11:00 Principles in Irrigation Management and Improving Water Use Efficiency
            11:00-12:30 Fertilizer and Lime Sources for Turf Management
            1:00-2:00 Fertilizer and Lime Sources for Turf Management
            2:00-5:00 Soil Science Principles for Turfgrass Managers
    Wednesday
            8:00-10:00 Cultural Programs in Turfgrass Management
            10:00-12:30Turfgrass Establishment
            1:00-3:00Weed Identification Tips
            3:00-5:00 Principles in Turfgrass Entomology
    Thursday
            8:00-12:30 Principles in Turfgrass Pathology
            1:00-5:00 Principles in Turfgrass Weed Control and Plant Growth Regulation

Cost: $330 Member  ($360 Non Member)