Southeast Regional Conference to be held in Suffern
NY – On February 25, 2002 the New York State Turfgrass Association
year’s Southeast Regional Conference has a strong focus on environmental
issues for the turf industry with topics on Integrated Pest Management,
communicating pest management practices to the public and 48-Hour Notification.
Noteworthy speakers include Dr. Darrell Sumner, Wake Forest University; Dr.
Michael Agnew, Syngenta Professional Products; Dr. Frank Rossi, Dr. George
Hudler and Dr. Clifford Scherer, Cornell University. Conference hours are from
6:30 am to 3:30 pm, with registration beginning at 6:00 am. The cost of the
program is $70.00 for NYSTA members/$80.00 for nonmembers. Registration fee will
include all instruction, materials, breaks and lunch. New NYSTA members may
attend for half the member rate ($35 preregistered).
is a not-for-profit organization that promotes turfgrass research and education.