Eastern Shore Pesticide and Fertilizer Re-Certification Class

  • 13 Mar 2024
  • 7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Talbot Agriculture and Education Center



Maryland Turfgrass Council

Education and Recertification Event

March 13, 2024 

Talbot Agriculture and Education Center

10659 Hiners Lane

Easton, MD 21601

7:30am- 8:00am Registration, Coffee, Tea, Bottled Water, Sweets

8:00am- 8:50am Overview of The Properties of Soil And How They Affect Plant Health; Emily Zobel- Univ. of Maryland Extension 

8:50am- 9:40am What Does Turf Really Need; Ginney Rosenkranz- Univ. of MD Extension Educator

9:40am- 9:50am Break

9:50am- 10:40am Insect Pest of Turfgrass; Geoffrey Rinehart- Univ. of Maryland IAA

10:40am- 11:30am Weed Identification and Management; Kelly Nichols- Univ. of

Maryland Extension Agent

11:30am-11:40am Break

11:40am- 12:30pm Fertilizer Types and Strategies; Geoffrey Rinehart- Univ. of Maryland IAA

12:30pm-1:20pm Effective Management of Rhizoctonia Diseases in Turfgrass; Fereshteh Shahoveisi, PhD- UMD Turfgrass Pathologist

Acquiring Education Points for MD Professional Fertilizer, MD Turfgrass Pesticides, Virginia, DE Pesticides, and WV Pesticides.

The Maryland Turfgrass Council      P.O. Box 389, St. Michaels, MD 21663   Phone: (443) 742-6618       

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