83 Graduate Student Oral Competition: Turfgrass Cultural Practices, Ecology and Environment

Oral Session
C05 Turfgrass Science
Graduate student oral competition in the broad areas of turfgrass cultural practices, ecology and environment.

C05 Turfgrass Science

Monday, November 16, 2015: 12:55 PM-4:00 PM
Minneapolis Convention Center, 103 BC

Kelly L. Kopp
Benjamin Wherley
12:55 PM
Introductory Remarks
1:00 PM
Evaluation of Hybrid Turf for Water Conservation.
Jonathan Montgomery, University of California-Riverside; James Baird, University of California, Riverside
1:15 PM
The Effect of Acute Drought on Fine Fescue Mixtures Maintained As a Golf Course Fairway.
Maggie Reiter, University of Minnesota; Brian Horgan, University of Minnesota; Eric Watkins, University of Minnesota
1:30 PM
Germination and Establishment of Cool-Season Turfgrasses As Influenced By Irrigation Frequency.
Daniel Sandor, University of Arkansas; Douglas E. Karcher, University of Arkansas; Michael D. Richardson, University of Arkansas
2:00 PM
2:15 PM
Seeding Date and Seed Treatment Affects Success of Dormant-Seeded Buffalograss.
Luqi Li, University of Nebraska - Lincoln; Matt Sousek, University of Nebraska - Lincoln; Zachary J. Reicher, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
2:30 PM
2:40 PM
Establishment of Kentucky Bluegrass Inoculated By a Novel Nitrogen-Fixing Bacterial Endophyte.
Ryan Sebring, Pennsylvania State University; Maxim J. Schlossberg, Pennsylvania State University; Peter J.A. Kleinman, USDA-ARS; R. Howard Skinner, USDA-ARS; Ray B. Bryant, USDA-ARS
3:10 PM
Seasonal Runoff and Nutrient Transport from St. Augustinegrass Turf.
Charles Henry Fontanier, Oklahoma State University; Jacqueline Aitkenhead-Peterson, Texas A&M University; Benjamin Wherley, Texas A&M University; Richard White, Texas A&M University
3:40 PM
Fluctuations over Time in Dislodgeable 2,4-D Residues from Hybrid Bermudagrass Athletic Fields.
Matthew D Jeffries, North Carolina State University; Travis W Gannon, North Carolina State University; James T Brosnan, University of Tennessee - Knoxville; Khalied A Ahmed, North Carolina State University; Gregory K Breeden, University of Tennessee - Knoxville
3:55 PM
Concluding Remarks
4:00 PM