Wyoming Groundskeepers
& Growers Association
34 years educating and promoting
the green industry



 Conference Schedule at a Glance ----   Registration Form ---- Host Hotel

WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 15, 2017


8:00am to 12 noon - Hands on Mechanic Workshop - Stotz Equipment
(session will be held at Stotz Equipment's shop, please check in at Ramkota first, transportation will be provided)


8:00am to 10:00am - 3 Keys to Maintaining High Use, Low Budget Natural Grass Fields "Jerad Minnick"


8:00am to 10:00am - Pesticide Applicator Regulatory Updates "Hank Uhden & Cindy Fulton"


8:00am to 12 noon - Certified ISA CertificationTesting - Register at http://isa-arbor.com/certification/exams.aspx


8:00am to 12 noon - Certified Horticulture Certification Testing - Register at www.ashs.org then click on ASHS Certified Horticulturist


10:15am to 12 noon - 3 Keys to Maintaining High Use, Low Budget Natural Grass Fields "Jerad Minnick"(continued)


10:15am to 12 noon - Worker Protection Standards:  "Hank Uhden & Cindy Fulton"


12 noon to 1:00pm  - -LUNCH BREAK (on your own)


1:00pm to 2:30pm - Electrical Troubleshooting Irrigation "Dennis Lynch"


1:00pm to 2:30pm - Innovations & Technologies for High Use Natural Grass Fields "Jerad Minnick"


1:00pm to 2:30pm - - Worker Protection Standards "Hank Uhden & Cindy Fulton "
(repeat of morning session)


1:00pm to 5:00pm - Horticulture Research – Specialty Crops & UW Updates "Karen Panter",
"Chris Hilgert", "Ami Erickson"


3:00pm to 5:00pm - Tree Round Table "Bill Scott & Jim Gerhart"
(Please bring a list of questions to help the session flow)


3:00pm to 5:00pm -  Cemetery Round Table "Darin Edmonds"


3:00pm to 5:00pm - Irrigation Design - Key Elements of a Successful Irrigation System
 "
Nathan Steiner"


5:00pm - TRADE SHOW & EXHIBITORS SOCIAL - On trade show floor
5:45pm - BARREN OF BEEF BUFFET – Ballrooms (combined)
6:30pm to 9:00pm - TRADE SHOW & SCHOLARSHIP FUND RAISER GAME NIGHT


THURSDAY FEBRUARY 16 , 2017


8:00am to 10:00am ANNUAL MEETING BREAKFAST BUFFET
TRADE SHOW -
final trade show viewing


10:30am to 12 noon - Ways to Improve your Spraying Efficacy "Don Frantz"


10:30am to 12 noon - Correct Sprayer Operation & Maintenance "Victor Gust"


10:30am to 12 noon -Basic Propagation Principles "Scott Skogerboe"


12 noon to 1:30pm -- LUNCH BREAK (on you own)


1:30pm to 3:00pm - Eatable Landscapes "Brien Darby"


1:30pm to 3:00pm - Correct Sprayer Operation & Maintenance (continued) "Victor Gust"


1:30pm to 3:00pm - Advanced Propagation Topics "Scott Skogerboe"


3:00pm to 3:15pm - - BREAK


3:15pm to 5:00pm - Tools for Troubleshooting "Andrew Inman"


3:15pm to 5:00pm - Monument Maintenance & Restoration "Darin Edmonds"


3:15pm to 5:00pm - Battling your Toughest Turf Weeds "Tony Koski"


5:30pm - - VENDOR BBQ AND HALL GOLF


FRIDAY FEBRUARY 17, 2017


TIME 7:30am  - - BREAKFAST BUFFET


8:00am to 9:30am - Your Landscapes are Greener than you Thought! "Tony Koski"


9:30am to 10:00am - - CLOSING CEREMONIES


If you have any question please call our Executive Secretary (307) 234-7583 - Rita