Conference Education

Conference Education 

Here you have access to presentations and handouts from STMA National Conference education sessions from 2010-2013.  Make sure to take advantage of these continuing education opportunities to improve your expertise and professionalism!  




Recorded Education Sessions:

2015 STMA Conference - Denver, CO
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2014 STMA Conference - San Antonio, TX
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2011 STMA Conference - Austin, TX

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Conference Presentations and Handouts

PowerPoint presentations and related handouts and articles are provided by our conference speakers each year.  The materials have been provided here for your convenience.  The conference year is provided prior to the session title.  The following presentations and handouts are organized by track:
Sustainability
Water Conservation, Irrigation, and Drainage
Cultural Practices
Turfgrass Soils
Turfgrass Selection
Field Management
Pest Control
Synthetic
Baseball
Industry Developments
Sports Field Safety
Professional Development
Facility Management
Money Saving
Construction
Research


Sustainability
2015 - Reducing Your Inputs - TJ Brewer, CSFM
2014 - Preventative, IPM, and Organic Management Systems for Schools and Municipalities – Brad Park
2014 - Managing Sports Fields without Conventional Pesticides – Eric M. Lyons, Ph.D.
2014 - Safe Playing Fields: IPM, Legislation, and the Sports Turf Manager IPM Worksheet -  Rich Watson
2013 - STMA 107 - The Reality of LEED Certified Landscape and Site Management Larry DiVito
2013 - STMA 111 - Strategies for Maintaining Turfgrass in Response to “No Pesticide” Legislation   - Victoria Wallace 
2013 - STMA 215 - Phosphorus - Environmental Issues. - Beth Guertal, Ph.D. 
2013 - STMA 217 – The Elements of Sustainable Sports Facilities: Systematically Applying Your Environmental Plans, Policies, and Practices ; Internal Audit Checklist ; EPA EMS Position Statement  - Kevin A. Fletcher, Ph.D., Jim Sluiter
2013 - STMA 304 - Simple Ideas for Greener Facility Management ; Presentation Handout  - David Han, Ph.D.
2013 - STMA 104 - Zero Pesticide Athletic Turf Maintenance ; PowerPoint Presentation - John A. Halloran, SCPS 

2013 - STMA 307 - Maintaining Sports Fields the Natural Way Brad S. Fresenburg, Ph.D.
2012 - Perceived and Real Environmental Impacts of Phosphorus - Dr. Gwen Stahnke, Dr. Elizabeth Guertal
2012 - A New Era In Sports Turf Management - Kevin Mercer, Jim Sluiter
2012Weed Control Without Synthetic Herbicides - Dr. Douglas Linde
2012 - Environmental and Economic Considerations of Nitrogen Fertilization - Dr. Elizabeth Guertal
2012 - Economic and Environmental Considerations in Today’s Sports Turf Management - Mark Lucas
2011 - Managing Athletic Fields without Traditional Pesticides: Cultural, Organic, and Alternative Pest Management; Article 1; Article 2 - Eric Lyons, Ph.D. 
2011 - Sustainability 101 - Just What is Carbon Sequestration?Mary Owen
2011 - Topdressing with Compost, A More Sustainable and Affordable Alternative  - Marcela Munoz
2011 - Implementing an Environmental Stewardship Program for your Sports Facility  - David Minner, Ph.D.,
Jim Sluiter
2011 -
Reality Bites - What Organic Turf Management Regulations Would Mean  - John Stier, Ph.D
2011 - Benefits of Turf in the Landscape  - Joann Gruttadaurio
2011 - A Campus Moving Towards Sustainability ; John Wicker PowerPoint Presentation - Chris Brindley, John Wicker


Water Conservation, Irrigation, and Drainage
2015 - Surfactant Effects on a Municipal Sports Field - Alexander Duffy
2015 - Improving Water Efficiency: Take the Million Gallon Challenge! - Brad Jakubowski
2015 - ET, Irrigation Efficiency, Water Management, and Conservation - Brent Mecham
2015 - Using Soil Moisture Meters to Make More Informed Irrigation Decisions - Shane Conroy
2014 - Water Quality and Soil Conditions – Nick Christians, Ph.D.
2014 - Sports Fields as a Stormwater Best Management Practice – Rich Moffitt
2014 - Understanding the Basics of Irrigation Design, Installation, and Troubleshooting – Lynda Wightman
2014 - Developing and Implementing Best Management Practices for Sports Field Water Conservation –Kenny Pauley, Kent Dickerson
2013 - STMA 106 - Subsurface Drip Irrigation for Sports Turf Bernd Leinauer, Ph.D.
2013 - STMA 119 - Developing and Implementing Best Management Practices for Sports Field Water Conservation ; BMP Checklist - Clint Waltz, Ph.D., Kenny Pauley    

2013 - STMA 303 – Water Management to Improve Turf Performance  - Jack Fry, Ph.D. 
2013 - STMA 309 - Optimizing Sprinkler Uniformity with an Irrigation Audit ; Irrigation Formula Handout - Jeff Gilbert 
2012 - Sports Field Drainage - What Are Your Options? - Ian Lacy
2012 - Irrigation Water Quality Evaluation and Management - Dr. Ali Harvandi
2012 - Managing Turfgrasses During Drought -  Dr. Ali Harivandi
2011 - Irrigating Turf with Effluent/Salt Water - Jim McAfee, Ph.D.
2011 - Water Reduction 101 - An Audit CompetitionMichael Carr, Gordon Kunkle


Cultural Practices
2015 - Cultural Practices & Guidelines for Low Budget Athletic Fields - Brad S. Fresenburg, Ph.D.
2015 - The Nuts and Bolts of Applied Nutrient Management - Bryan G. Hopkins, Ph.D., James Gish, CSFM, and Jessica Buss
2015 - Bermudagrass Culture and Disease Management in the Upper Transition Zone -Part 1 - Part 2 -  Lee Miller, Ph.D. and Brad S. Fresenburg, Ph.D.
2014 - Aerification Today…Methods and Styles to Help Improve Playing Conditions – Michael Hileman
2014 - Making the Impossible Possible: Seed to Playing in 35 Days – Julie Adamski, Ryan Bjorn
2013 - STMA 102 - Making Plant Growth Regulators Work for You Thomas Serensits
2013 - STMA 121 - Back to Basics: Getting the Most from Your Granular Fertilizers Brad Jakubowski, Tom Samples, Ph.D.
2013 - STMA 206 - Fertility Management for Sand-based Systems   - Nick Christians, Ph.D.
2012 - Using the Growth Regulator Trinexapac-ethyl on Bermudagrass Sports Fields - Leif Dickinson
2011 - Growing Sod in a Parking Lot Brad Jakubowski  
2011 - New Fertilizer Technology Elizabeth Guertal, Ph.D.
 
Turfgrass Soils
2015 - How Soil Profiles and Layering Can Impact Turf and Playability - Doug Linde, Ph.D.
2015 - Soils 210 - Barry Stewart, Ph.D.
2014 - Teaching the Basics of Soil Physical and Chemical Properties: The Analogy Lecture - Elizabeth Guertal, Ph.D.
2012 - Back to Basics: Maintaining Natural Grass on Native Soil  - Brad Jakubowski
2012 - Deciphering Your Soil Test  - Dr. Elizabeth Guertal

Turfgrass Selection
2015 - Who's your Mother?  Bermudagrass Selections and Cultivars for Sports Fields - Beth Guertal, Ph.D.
2014 - Traffic/Wear Tolerance of Kentucky Bluegrass and Perennial Ryegrass Cultivars – Melodee Fraser, Ph.D.
2014 - Overseeding Species: Best Choices for Success – Kathleen Dodson
2014 - Cool-Season Turfgrasses for Sports Fields – Brad Park
2014 - Traffic Tolerance and Turf Recovery: It Just Doesn't Happen – Joseph K. Wipff, Ph.D.
2014 - Bermudagrass Selection and Management for Athletic Field Performance and Safety in the Transition Zone – Adam Thoms , John Sorochan, Ph.D.
2012 - Kentucky Bluegrass – Monostand or Blend - Dr. John “Trey” Rogers III
2012 - Variety Selection and Management of Tall Fescue for Sports Fields - Brad Park, Rutgers
2011 - Integrating Seeded Bermudagrasses in Transition Zone Sports Turf Programs Michael Richardson, Ph.D.

Field Management
2015 - Understanding, Assessing, and Managing Shade Stress Problems - John Sorochan, Ph.D.
2015 - Groundskeeping in Professional Soccer, Managing Turf/Expectations in the MLS - Weston Appelfeller, CSFM
2015 - Innovation in Action - Ryan Bjorn
2015 - Sports Turf Management in the Transition Zone - Gregg Munshaw, Ph.D., Cale A. Bigelow, Ph.D.
2015 -  Turf Management Practices on High Use/High Wear Sports Fields - Keith Winter
2015 - Three Keys to Managing High Traffic Turf - The National Mall - Michael Stachowicz
2014 - Managing High Use Fields – Thomas J. Serensits 
2014 - Changing Perceptions, Pushing Limits: Grass Fields Will Take More – Jerad Minnick
2014 - Playability and Safety of Bermudagrass Sports Fields – Philipe C. F. Aldahir
2014 - Evaluation and Preparation of Fields for Heavy Use – Grady L. Miller, Ph.D
2014 - Managing Natural, Synthetic, and Sand-Based Turf in Extreme Weather Conditions - Phil McQuade
2013 - STMA 110 - 6 Steps To Transition An In-Play Cool Season Field to Bermudagrass Ryan Bjorn, Julie Adamski 
2013 - STMA 112 - 3 Keys To Providing High Quality, High Traffic Athletic Fields Jerad Minnick
2013 - STMA 120 - Fire and Ice: Sports Turf Management in the Transition Zone Gregg Munshaw, Ph.D., Cale A. Bigelow Ph.D. 
2013 - STMA 214 - European Field Maintenance at Real Madrid and Manchester United Football Clubs – Part One Simon Gumbrill 
2013 - STMA 108 - Athletic Field Use and Maintenance Planning ; Field Use Policy ; Sports Turf Traffic ; Additional References  - Rebecca Auchter 
2013 - STMA 305 - Managing Professional Soccer Fields in Eastern Europe Philip Sharples
2012 - Turfgrass Physiology: Solar Radiation is the Driving Force of Sports Turf Management - Dr. Karl Danneberger
2012 - Turfgrass Management in the Transition Zone ; Dr. John Sorochan Presentation - Dr. A.J. Powell Jr., Dr. John Sorochan
2012 - Sportsturf 101 - in Spanish - Cèspedes Deportivos 101- En español - Jose Makk
2011 - Sight Turfing: Use Your Turf Eyes to Take Your Field Management Skills to the Next Level Ross Kurcab, CSFM
2011 - Managing a Multi-Purpose Field: Turf Health in a High Traffic Environment ; Session Handout - Joshua Koss

Pest Control
2015 - Advanced Weed Control for Athletic Field Turf - Gerald Henry, Ph.D., Jared A. Hoyle, Ph.D.
2015 -  Resisting the Resistance: Preventing and Managing Herbicide Resistant Weeds  - Article - Jay McCurdy, Ph.D.
2015 - Insect Management for Early Career Sports Turf Managers - Presentation Notes - David Shetlar, Ph.D.
2014 - Advanced Turf Disease Management: Maximizing Pesticide Applications to Improve Product Performance – Mike Fidanza, Ph.D.
2014 - Insect Control Update for Sport Fields – Current & Future Programs – David Shetlar, Ph.D
2014 - Establishing Pest Thresholds on School Grounds Article - Spanish Translation (pg 44) -  Don Savard, CSFM, CGM
2014 - What Are Your Weeds Telling You? – Gerald Henry, Ph.D.
2013 - STMA 115 - Weed Control in Newly Established and Overseeded Areas Jim Brosnan, Ph.D.
2013 - STMA 201 - New Strategies for Annual Bluegrass Control in Cool-Season Turfgrass Matt Elmore, Jim Brosnan, Ph.D. 
2013 - STMA 308 - Diagnosing Turf Problems Pamela Sherratt 
2012 - Reducing Annual Bluegrass (Poa annua) Populations in Cool Season Athletic Field Turf  - Dr. Bruce Branham, Matt Giese
2012 - Renovation Tip: Using Herbicides to Prevent Weeds During Seeding of Cool Season Turfgrasses - Dr. Roch Gaussoin
2012 - Pesticides: Perception Versus Reality - Dr. Joseph Vargas, Jr.
2012 - Insect Control Update for 2012: an ever changing effort!  - Dr. David Shetlar
2012 - The Principles of Turfgrass Disease Diagnostics, Control Options, Modes of Action, and Fungicide Resistance - Dr. Joseph Vargas, Jr., Dr. Karl Danneberger
2012 - Helpful or Harmful?  Stinging Insects...Oh! My!  What you didn't learn in turf school! - Dr. David Shetlar
2011 - Sports Turf DiagnosticsRichard White, Ph.D.
2011 - Sports Turf Pest Control Update for 2011 - Dr. James Brosnan - PowerPoint Presentation ; Dr. David Shetlar - PowerPoint Presentation; Session Handout ; Dr. David Han - PowerPoint Presentation; Session Handout ; Janet Hurley - PowerPoint Presentation; Session Handout 

Synthetic
2015 - Your Synthetic Turf Field From Conception to Grave - Michael Tarantino, CSFM, Jim Cornelius, CSFM
2015 - Synthetic Turf: No Maintenance Required? - Troy Carson
2014 - Reuse, Repurpose- Where's my synthetic going? – Chuck Klafka
2014 - Synthetic In-fill: Compaction and Advancement in Relief Options – Chad Price, CSFM, CFB, Jason Sentell
2014 - Replacing your Synthetic Infill Playing Surface – Darian Daily
2013 - STMA 210 - Synthetic Turf: What to Do When The Warranty Runs Out David Schlotthauer 
2013 - STMA 300 - Tackling the Issues with Synthetic Turf - What Does the Research Say? Thomas Serensits
2013 - STMA 310 - Tale of Two Fields; Synthetic vs. Natural Joshua Bertrand
2012 - Synthetic Turf: Concept, Design, Construction, Completion, Maintenance, and Lifecycle Planning ; Session Manual  - Mark Nicholls
2012 - A Realistic Review of Maintenance Practices for Synthetic Turf Fields - Mark Lucas
2012 - Synthetic Turf Removal, Reclamation, and Recycling  - Zach Burns
2012 - Sustainable Athletic Fields and Related Environmental Issues - Patrick Maguire, David Nardone
2012 - Artificial Turf Painting and Removal - Grant Davisson
2011 - Infill Maintenance from the Beginning  - Shawn Mahonski
2011 - Synthetic Turf Baseball Fields: The Pros, Cons, and Maintenance of Next Generation Artificial Robert Ralston

Baseball
2014 - Infield Maintenance at Overbrook HS: Working With What We Have – Rich Watson
2014 - Complete Baseball Field Renovation – Keith Winter
2013 - STMA 114 - Infield Soils: The Science Behind the Art Norman Hummel, Ph.D.
2013 - STMA 118 - Infield Mixes A-Z Bill Deacon, Eric Blanton, Josh Turnour, Luke Yoder, Grant McKnight 
2013 - STMA 205 - Applying MLB Practices to Low Budget Facilities Eric Blanton, Bill Deacon
2013 - STMA 216 - K-16 Baseball Field Maintenance & Renovation With Limited Resources. - Jim Reiner 
2012 - The Science of Skin Infields - Clayton Hubbs, Barney Lopas, Grant Trenbeath
2012 - Infield Skin Maintenance from Little League to the Pros - Bill Deacon
2012 - Paying Attention to Detail – Yearly Management at PETCO Park - Luke Yoder
2012 - Understanding Pitching and Mound Maintenance at the College and Professional Level - Larry DiVito
2011 - The Good, the Bad, and the Dirty: Anatomy of an Infield Skin Paul Zwaska, Grant McKnight, Tom Burns

Industry Developments
2015 - Soil Water Repellency and Wetting Agent: Introduction and Newest Updates - Xi Xiong, Ph.D., Mica McMillan
2015 - Social Media: Building Content, Increasing Engagement - Glenn Gray
2015 - The Emergence of the Natural and Synthetic Hybrid System - James Graff , Jason Berning, John Sorochan, Ph.D.
2015 -
Yup, There’s an App for That - Barry Stewart, Ph.D.
2015 - Using Insight Tools to Drive Decision Making Technology - Bruce Jump and Aaron Johnsen

2014 -  Technology Tools and Innovations for Groundskeepers – Michael D’Ascanio
2014 - The Use of Grow Lights to Grow Grass Inside Stadiums - Luis Lauretti; Nico Van Vuuren  
2014 - Using Soil Moisture & Temperature Sensors as a Part of an Integrated Approach to Managing Athletic Fields – Amy Fouty, CSFM
2014 - Latest Trends in European Turfgrass - Massimiliano Del Viva; Marco Volterrani; Alessandro De Luca
2014 - The History of STMA and the Annual Conference – Part 1 - Mike Schiller, Greg Petry, Steve Wightman
2014 - The History of STMA and the Annual Conference – Part 2 - Mike Schiller, Greg Petry, Steve Wightman
2013 - STMA 100 – New Trends and Technology in Sports Turf
2013 - STMA 211 - Theory and Application of Technology for the Sports Field Manager J. Tim Vanini, Ph.D., Matt Anderson, CSFM
2012 - New Trends and Technology in Sports Turf
2012 - Top 10+ Monitoring Tools for Turf  - Dr. Larry Stowell
2012 - Remote Sensing Technology and Its Role in Sports Field Management - Dr. Jason Kruse
2012 - The Use of Additional Light to Improve the Playing Quality in Stadiums - Gerard van’t Klooster
2011 - New Technology: Gadgets and Gizmos - Doug Karcher, Ph.D., Michael Richardson, Ph.D.

Sports Field Safety
2014 - Liability and Your Facility – Patrick D. McGuiness
2014 - Sustainability - Player Safety - Performance Testing Are Critical and Integrated Issues for Sport Fields – Gerald Henry, Ph.D., Chase Straw
2013 - STMA 314 - Performance Testing of Sport Fields: Current and Future Robert Carrow, Ph.D.
2013 - STMA 103 - The Importance of Safety and Potential Liabilities for the Sports Turf Manager David Schlotthauer 
2013 - STMA 209 - Shoe-Turf Interaction, Injury Risk, and Performance of Elite Athletes  - Richard Kent, Ph.D. 
2012 - Basic Principles of Sports Injuries - Coupled Biomechanical-Epidemiological studies for the Assessment of ACL Injury Risk Part 1 ; Dynamic Neuromuscular Analysis Training: Techniques to Target the Athlete at High ACL Injury Risk Part 2 ; Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries in Female Athletes Part 1 ; Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries in Female Athletes Part 2 - Dr. Tim Hewett
2012 - The Importance of Safety and Potential Liabilities for the Sports Turf ManagerPresentation Outline ; Website Information ; Hazard Communication Guidelines for Compliance ; Soccer Goal Deaths and Injuries 1979-2011 ; Hazard Assessment Checklist ; Supervisor's Incident Investigation Report - David Schlotthauer
2011 - Sports Turf Injury Research - PowerPoint Presentation - Tom Serensits

Professional Development
2015 - The Journey and Daily Life of an MLB Groundskeeper - Presentation Outline - Derek Hurlburt
2015 - Internships: How to Attract Interns and How to Land an Internship - Doug Linde, Ph.D.
2015 - Balancing Work and Family - Lisa Goatley, James Michael Goatley, Jr., Ph.D.
2015 - K-12 Turf Manager Wanted - Do you have what it takes? - Rich Watson
2015 - What I've Learned…19 Seasons in Professional Baseball - Larry DiVito
2015 - Introduction to the New Health Care Laws – Michelle Walker
2015 - The CSFM Process Demystified - Tim VanLoo, CSFM
2015 - Successful Employee Documentation: From Hire to Fire - Carole Daily
2014 - Creating a New Career Path – Abby McNeal, CSFM
2014 - Managing and Molding Tomorrow's Field Managers Today - Session Outline - Michael Boettcher
2014 - Internships and How to Get the Most Out of Them – Zach Severns
2014 - Reading the Tells - Learning How to Read Body Language Article - Jerry Balistreri
2014 - The Lost Art of Communications – Jeffrey T. Fowler, Evan Fowler
2014 - Bridging the Generation Gap in the Turf Industry – Joel Rieker , Tim VanLoo, CSFM
2013 - STMA 109 - Keeping Your Home Life Growing Elizabeth T. Fasbender
2013 - STMA 113 - Hiring the Right Person  -  Patrick McGuiness
2013 - STMA 203 - Managing Your Most Valuable Asset: Your StaffSarah K. Martin, CSFM
2013 - STMA 208 - New Challenges, Take Risks, and Achieve Goals Tim VanLoo, CSFM, Mike Andresen, CSFM 
2013 - STMA 212 - Communication and the Art of Conflict Resolution Lisa Goatley, MS, LPC
2013 - STMA 218 - Being a NFL Sports Field Manager Darian Daily
2013 - STMA 219 – The Uncertain Path to Becoming an MLB Groundskeeper Luke Yoder, John Turnour
2013 - STMA 302 - Living with Integrity - Lisa Goatley, MS, LPC 
2012 - The “Real” Story of Being an NFL Sports Field Manager - Darian Daily
2012 - What it Takes to be a MLB Field Maintenance Manager - Larry DiVito
2012 - Internships: Attracting Great Interns and Landing the Internship of Your Dreams - Dr. Douglas Linde
2012 - Managing the Problem Employee - Lisa Goatley, MS, LPC
2011 - Market Yourself and Your Facility Eric Fasbender, CSFM
2011 - So You Want to be an NFL Sports Field Manager?Darian Daily
2011 - Field Maintenance is Only a Third of your Job Amy Fouty, CSFM
2011 - 25 Years as a Sports Turf Manager - What I Wish I Had Known Bob Campbell, CSFM
2011 - Maximizing Employee RelationsLisa Goatley, MS, LPC

Facility Management
2015 -  NFL Panel - Darian Daily, Chris Ecton, Don Follett, Allen Johnson, CSFM, Tony Leonard, Andrew S. McNitt, Ph.D., Jay Warnick
2015 - Beyond the Big 3 - Managing Facilities for the "Other" Sports - Part 1 - Part 2 - Matt Anderson, CSFM, Tim VanLoo, CSFM
2015 - Advancing Turfgrass Knowledge Through Science: The ‘Grass Roots’ Initiative and the National Turfgrass Evaluation Program - Geoffrey Rinehart
2015 - Lightning - What We Do (and Don’t) Know - Troy M. Kimmel, Jr.
2014 - John Mascaro’s Photo Quiz Comes Alive – John Mascaro
2014 - Turfgrass Mathematics 101 – Additional Handout - Barry Stewart, Ph.D.
2014 - Understanding Our Changing Weather and Climate Additional Slides - Weather Websites - Pre-Quiz - Brad Jakubowski
2013 - STMA 311 - Concert Setup and other special events, and still play tomorrow Chris Ralston 
2013 - STMA 316 - The Benefits from Using the PCI Assessment Tool ; STMA PCI ; STMA PCI Frequently Asked QuestionsKurt Nilsson
2012 - Acquisition and Fleet Management - Michael Nesdahl
2012 - 
Disaster Management and Crisis Communication - Grant Davisson Presentation - Steve Wightman, Grant Davisson, Amy Fouty, CSFM

Money Saving
2014 - Maintaining High School Athletic Fields on a Limited Budget - Bruce Whitehead, CMAA; Hugh McReynolds, CAA
2012 - How to Create a Zero Based Operating Budget - Don Savard, CSFM, CGM
2011 - Doing More With What You Have (Or Less) for Sports Field Management Tim Vanini, Ph.D.
2011 - How to be More Efficient and Effective in this Economy David Rulli
2011 - Your Sports Field from Finance to MaintenanceMichael Tarantino
2011 - Turfgrass Strategies in a High School Economy
Kevin Shipman


Construction
2015 - Managing Surface Conversions for NFL and MLS in a Multi-Use Stadium - Patrick Maguire
2015 - 2 Hour Infield Renovation - Mike Hebrard
2014 - Renovation Practices at Real Madrid and Manchester United FC - Part 2 – Simon Gumbrill
2014 - Arizona Stadium: 2 Years, 2 Renovations – Matt Anderson, CSFM
2014 - Trials and Tribulations of Building a New Sports Field Complex – Roger D. Havlak
2013 - STMA 116 - The National Mall Renovation: Design, Construction, Maintenance & Event Management Murray Cook, Norman Hummel, Ph.D., Erik Ervin, Ph.D.
2013 - STMA 207 - Building it Right ....... for all the Right Reasons Jim W. T. Plasteras 
2013 - STMA 312 - Converting from Cool Season to Warm Season Grass Darian Daily
2012 - Four-Inch Sand Cap Renovation and Grow-in - John Netwal, CGCS
2012 -
If You Build it They Will Come, But How Do You Maintain It? - Mike Trigg, CSFM
2011 - Native Soil Field Improvement and Construction: Making the Best of What You Have
Jason Henderson, Ph.D., Chad Price, CSFM
2011 -
The Spartan Cap Athletic Field System ; Session Handout  - Alexander Kowalewski, Ph.D.
2011 - The Sports Turf Managers Role in Planning, Design and Construction of a Sports Complex ; Session Handout - Mike Trigg, CSFM, Paul Wiese
2011 - How Two NFL Organizations Approached New Technology in Field Surfaces ; Allen Johnson, CSFM Presentation ; Brief History of Green Bay Packers' Fields - Nick Fedewa, Allen Johnson, CSFM
2011 - Turf on the Frozen Tundra - Building Fields for the Green Bay PackersEllen Davis, Allen Johnson, CSFM, Andrew McNitt, Ph.D., Brian Storm, David Anderson
2011 - The First Year of the Philadelphia Union Field Jason Bowers, CSFM
 

Research
2015 - Performance of Bermudagrass vs. Synthetic Turf: What Does the Research Say? - Adam Thoms
2015 - Winterkill 2013-2014 - Cale A. Bigelow, Ph.D.
2014 - Why Research Matters to Field Managers – Grady L. Miller, Ph.D.
2011 - Research You Can Use: Seedbanking, Seeding Rates, and Increased Nitrogen FertilityAndrew Hoiberg 
2011 - Using Turf Colorants for Green Turf - Grady Miller, Ph.D. 



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