October 10, 2012
From Bob Portmess, Extension turf specialist email@example.com
Tully Central Schools and Cornell University invite you to attend our Field Day at Tully High School on
Tuesday, October 30, 2012 POSTPONED TO NOV. 27.
It has been over a year since the Child Safe Playing Field Act was passed. Our discussions will focus on reviewing the stipulations and interpretations of the law, how sports field conditions relate to injury, and an alternative management program to maintain fields without the use of pesticides.
7:30 am Registration (Coffee and Donuts)
8:00 The Child Safe Playing Field Act – Dr. Jennifer Grant
8:20 Relating Turf Conditions to Sports Injury – Dr. Frank Rossi
9:00 THS Project: Presentation of Objectives, Methods and Costs – B.Portmess
10:15 Walk the Fields
11:00 Product Demonstrations by Sponsors: Aerway, Bauer, Matrix Turf, Moffet Turf Equipment, Mountain View Seed Company, Northern Nurseries & WeCare Organics
Please confirm you intent to attend by emailing Bob Portmess at firstname.lastname@example.org providing your name, school district and contact information.
All districts are welcome.