FAQs How do I attend a webinar?
It's easy. Register for the event by clicking the Register button (TurfNet members must be logged in to see it). You will be sent a confirmation email with a webinar ID code, along with reminder emails 24 hours and one hour before the scheduled event.
To join a webinar at the scheduled time, click the link in your confirmation or reminder emails. Or, go to www.joinwebinar.com and enter the webinar ID (provided in the confirmation email) and your email address. Either way, a small file will be downloaded to your computer. Click Yes or Always (or Trust on a Mac) if prompted to accept the download. You will automatically be connected to the webinar.
What equipment do I need?
Windows or Mac computer, tablet or smartphone
Internet connection (broadband is best)
On an iPad, iPhone or Android device, get the free GoToMeeting app from the App Store or Google Play
Unless otherwise noted, these Webinars are for TurfNet members only. Not a member? Fix that here.
Matt Nelson, Grigg Brothers Foliar Fertilizers: Managing Soil Chemical Challenges
Date: May 30 2013
In this FREE Webinar Matt Nelson of Grigg Brothers Foliar Fertilizers will discuss options to manage high quality golf turf at sites with soil chemical concerns. Turf managers dealing with soil chemical issues such as suboptimal pH, salinity, sodicity, hydrophobicity, nutrient deficiency and other problems can use tools and methods to overcome limitations presented by soil conditions and provide excellent turf quality and playability. Both short- and long-term management recommendations will be provided. Registration: Open to everyone, free!
Andy Staples, Staples Golf Design: Resource Management Design for Your Golf Course
Date: Jun 05 2013
Andy Staples of Staples Golf Design will discuss opportunities to improve water, energy and fuel efficiency throughout any golf facility through implementation of proven, no-cost or low-cost strategies. This discussion will include six learning objectives designed to simplify maintenance and promote a sustainable management plan: Understanding water and energy bills, track use and monitor billing changes (have your bills handing during the discussion); utilizing local rebate programs; analyze the facility for opportunities to make improvements (have aerial photographic images of your property for this session); exchange ideas about the latest efficiency technologies and how to implement them; how to develop and implement a master plan with quantifiable action items and tasks. Registration: TurfNet members only, free
Bruce Williams, CGCS, Bruce Williams Golf Consulting: Looking into the Crystal Ball of Golf
Date: Jun 20 2013
With more than 40 years of experience in various segments of the golf industry, Bruce Williams, CGCS, will discuss many recent trends in the golf industry, including those prompted by a tighter economy and prognosticate on how these and other trends might affect the industry and those working in it in the future. Registration: TurfNet members only, free
Grady Miller, Ph.D., North Carolina State University: Everything You Should Know About Painting Greens
Date: Jul 17 2013
In this presentation, Grady Miller, Ph.D., of North Carolina State University will provide an overview of turf colorants along with results from the most current research projects. After this discussion, attendees will be familiar with turf colorant options, understand the difference between these many product options, and understand the varying rates and dilutions and the limitations of such products. Registration: TurfNet members only, free
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