Join Bulldog Field Equipment, Chesapeake Valley Seed, Landscape Supply, Williams Brothers, and STI
Sponsorship: $500 (contact us for other options)
Please Be Generous – Income received above direct expenses will become tax exempt donations to the VTC-Environmental Institute (a 501-c3 Corporation).

Monday (August 30) Suds and Spuds
6PM at Dr. Goatley’s House (912 Derbe Lane, Blacksburg)
Sponsor: Williams Brothers

TUESDAY (August 31) 8:00AM – 1:30PM
(registration opens at 7:30AM)
Events will be at the Turfgrass Center (615 Southgate Drive, Blacksburg, 24060)
Coffee/Doughnuts Provided by Smith Turf & Irrigation
Program (8:00AM – 12:30PM) Welcome, Introductions, and Tour
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— This is a walking tour. If you need assistance please contact Whitnee Askew, waskew@vt.edu, 10 days prior to the event to allow for appropriate accommodations.

(12:30PM – 1:30PM) Lunch and Brief Program
Lunch sponsored by Bulldog Field Equipment

1:30PM – End

FREE for VTC Members
$20 for Non VTC Members

Please come and register on site.

Research Topics

Biosolid fertility and irrigation
Spring Dead Spot
Bermudagrass NTEP
Turf Water Quality Alliance Varieties
KY Bluegrass NTEP
Alternative Methods for Weed Control
Zoysiagrass Variety Trial
Pollinator Sod
Tall Fescue Disease Management
Ant Control in Turf
Pollinator Plant Preferences
Spray Drone Demo
Tall Fescue/Fine Fescue NTEP
Bluegramma Variety Trial
New Broadleaf Control Options
Ornamental Weed Control Update
Ornamental Insect Pest Control Update