80 Graduate Student Oral Competition: Golf Course Management and Cultural Practices

Oral Session
C05 Turfgrass Science
Graduate student oral competition in the broad categories of golf course managmement and cultural practices.

C05 Turfgrass Science

Monday, November 16, 2015: 12:55 PM-3:30 PM
Minneapolis Convention Center, Auditorium 2

Kelly L. Kopp
James D. McCurdy
12:55 PM
Introductory Remarks
1:00 PM
Establishment Strategies for Creeping Bentgrass Putting Greens.
Eric C Chestnut, Michigan State University; John N. Rogers III, Michigan State University; Thomas Okada Green, Michigan State University; James R Crum, Michigan State University
1:15 PM
Cultural Practices to Maintain Soil Physical Properties for Ultradwarf Bermudagrass Cultivar.
Jordan Craft, Mississippi State University; Christian M Baldwin, Scotts Co., The; James D. McCurdy, Mississippi State University; Barry R. Stewart, Mississippi State University; Maria Tomaso-Peterson, Mississippi State University; Eugene K Blythe, Mississippi State University
1:30 PM
Effects of Selected Wetting Agents on Removing Organic Coating from Water Repellent USGA Sand.
Enzhan Song, University of Missouri; Keith W. Goyne, University of Missouri; Xi Xiong, University of Missouri
1:45 PM
Clay Accumulation at Textural Boundaries in Sand Putting Greens.
Glen R. Obear, University of Nebraska - Lincoln; William Kreuser, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
2:00 PM
Sand Size Affects Topdressing Removed By Mowing on Putting Green Turf.
Ruying Wang, Rutgers University; James W. Hempfling, Rutgers University; Bruce B. Clarke, Rutgers University; James A. Murphy, Rutgers University
2:15 PM
2:40 PM
Effect of Indaziflam Applications on Hybrid Bermudagrass Growth.
Ling Ou, Purdue University; Matthew D Jeffries, North Carolina State University; Travis W Gannon, North Carolina State University
3:10 PM
Influence of Nitrogen Source and Rate on Fairway Buffalograss Divot Recovery.
Evan Alderman, Kansas State University; Jared A Hoyle, Kansas State University; Steven J. Keeley, Kansas State University; Jack D. Fry, Kansas State University
3:25 PM
Concluding Remarks
3:30 PM