Upcoming events

    • April 06, 2021
    • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM (UTC-06:00)
    • Virtual

    Spring is Here: Time to Get that Tall Fescue Lawn Ready for the Coming Season.

    11:30 AM - 12:30 PM EDT

    Presenters: Dr. Tom Samples & Dr. Jim Brosnan, University of Tennessee

    Each year lawn care professionals and homeowners have the same goal: ensuring that well maintained tall fescue lawns thrive during the upcoming season. This presentation will provide an overview of strategies for managing tall fescue including nutrition and irrigation requirements as well as pest management practices targeting both weeds and diseases.

    For more information or to register, click here


    • April 19, 2021
    • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CDT)
    • Centennial Golf Club
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    ETGCSA April Meeting

    Centennial Golf Course
    101 Centennial Blvd
    Oak Ridge, TN 37830

    Registration: 9:30 AM EST
    Meeting: 10 AM - 11 AM EST
    Lunch: 11 AM EST
    Golf immediately after lunch.

    Host Superintendent
    Brian Hall

    Speaker
    Matt Layne, UT

    Topic

    • May 04, 2021
    • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM (UTC-06:00)
    • Virtual

    Poa Control: North and South

    11:30 AM - 12:30 PM EDT

    Presenters: Dr. Jim Brosnan, Univ. of Tennessee & Dr. Matt Elmore, Rutgers Univ.

    Controlling Poa annua is a challenge for everyone in the turfgrass industry. In this session presenters will discuss the latest strategies for controlling Poa annua in all areas: from bermudagrass fairways and sports fields to creeping bentgrass putting greens.

    For more information or to register, click here


    • May 17, 2021
    • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CDT)
    • Link Hills Country Club
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    ETGCSA May Meeting

    Link Hills Country Club
    1325 E Allens Bridge Rd
    Greeneville, TN 37743

    Registration: 9:30 AM EST
    Meeting: 10 AM - 11 AM EST
    Lunch: 11 AM EST
    Golf immediately after lunch.

    Host Superintendent
    Corey Seals

    Speaker
    Dr. Brandon Horvath, University of Tennessee

    Topic

    • June 01, 2021
    • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM (UTC-06:00)
    • Virtual

    June 1st – Hot, Humid, and Time for Brown Patch

    11:30 AM - 12:30 PM EDT

    Presenters: Dr. Brandon Horvath and David Shell, Univ. of Tennessee

    Summer can be the season of disease on tall fescue lawns in the transition zone, particularly brown patch. This presentation will provide an overview of the latest tactics lawn care professionals can use to control brown patch (and other diseases) in tall fescue lawns.

    For more information or to register, click here


    • June 07, 2021
    • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CDT)
    • Cleveland Country Club
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    ETGCSA June Meeting

    Cleveland Country Club
    345 Kyle Ln NW
    Cleveland, TN 

    Registration: 9:30 AM EST
    Meeting: 10 AM - 11 AM EST
    Lunch: 11 AM EST
    Golf immediately after lunch.

    Host Superintendent
    William Newsom

    Speaker

    Topic

    • July 13, 2021
    • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM (UTC-06:00)
    • Virtual

    Hot, Humid, and Time for Brown Patch

    11:30 AM - 12:30 PM EDT

    Presenters: Dr. Brandon Horvath and David Shell, Univ. of Tennessee

    Summer can be the season of disease on tall fescue lawns in the transition zone, particularly brown patch. This presentation will provide an overview of the latest tactics lawn care professionals can use to control brown patch (and other diseases) in tall fescue lawns.

    For more information or to register, click here


    • July 20, 2021
    • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CDT)
    • Johnson City Country Club
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    ETGCSA July Meeting

    Johnson City Country Club
    1901 E Unaka Ave
    Johnson City, TN

    Registration: 9:30 AM EST
    Meeting: 10 AM - 11 AM EST
    Lunch: 11 AM EST
    Golf immediately after lunch.

    Host Superintendent
    Chad Barnett

    Speaker
    Nathan Cramer
    Landscapes Unlimited

    Topic

    • August 03, 2021
    • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM (UTC-06:00)
    • Virtual

    Zoysiagrass Putting Green Roundtable

    11:30 AM - 12:30 PM EDT

    Presenters: Dr. John Sorochan & Tyler Carr, Univ. of Tennessee, & Dr. Mike Richardson, Univ. of Arkansas

    There is growing interest in the development of dwarf zoysiagrass cultivars for use on golf course putting greens in the southeastern United States. This presentation will provide an overview of the latest research on zoysiagrasses for putting greens. Topics covered will include cultivar performance comparisons, nutrient regimes, performance under shade, responses to plant growth regulators, weed control techniques via pre- and postemergence herbicides, and control of fungal pathogens.

    For more information or to register, click here


    • August 16, 2021
    • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CDT)
    • Green Meadow Country Club
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    ETGCSA August Meeting

    Green Meadow Country Club
    1700 Louisville Rd
    Alcoa, TN 37701

    Registration: 9:30 AM EST
    Meeting: 10 AM - 11 AM EST
    Lunch: 11 AM EST
    Golf immediately after lunch.

    Host Superintendent
    Miller Johnston

    Speaker
    Dr. John Sorochan, University of Tennessee

    Topic

    • September 14, 2021
    • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM (UTC-06:00)
    • Virtual

    What Just Happened? – A Review of Summer Diseases in the Southeast

    11:30 AM - 12:30 PM EDT

    Presenters: Dr. Brandon Horvath, Univ. of Tennessee, Dr. Jim Kerns, N.C. State Univ, & Dr. Joe Roberts, Clemson Univ.

    Numerous diseases can affect turfgrasses during the summer and this year was no exception. This presentation will provide a comprehensive overview of diseases that were problematic in the southeastern U.S. this summer and discuss the most effective options for control.

    For more information or to register, click here



    • October 05, 2021
    • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM (UTC-06:00)
    • Virtual

    Winter is Coming! Be Prepared for Shoulder Season Foes like Poa annua and Large Patch

    11:30 AM - 12:30 PM EDT

    Presenters: Dr. Jim Brosnan and Dr. Brandon Horvath, University of Tennessee

    Warm season turfgrasses are targeted by many pests during the shoulder seasons including weeds like Poa annua as well as diseases like large patch and spring dead spot. Research based recommendations for controlling these pests be offered during this session to prepare turfgrass managers for the road ahead.

    For more information or to register, click here



    • November 01, 2021
    • 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM (EDT)
    • Black Creek Club
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    Black Creek Club
    4700 Cummings Cove Dr
    Chattanooga, TN 37419
    November 1, 2021

    Registration: 8:00 - 9:30 AM EST
    Shotgun Start: 10 AM EST
    Host Superintendent: Scott Wicker




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