Tues., Dec. 11, 2018 • Top Golf in Overland Park, KS | Wed. Dec. 12, 2018 • Top Golf in Chesterfield, MO
The EarthWorks Academy is a continuation of the former Soil First Academy, a successful soil seminar taught by Joel Simmons the owner of EarthWorks and Soil First Consulting and a former Instructor of Soils at Rutgers University.
The EarthWorks Academy will be taught in modules, the first one will be entitled “Soils 101” and will cover the basics of soil management which will help the turf manager better understand soil and water testing data.
The second module will focus on “The Bio Availability of Nutrients.” By managing the carbon to nitrogen providing a more sustainable environment. How a soil works from a biological a chemical and a physical perspective will be discussed with the focus on the complexities of soil biology.
This half-day seminar is approved for 0.4 GCSAA credits as well as 0.4 credits for certified Sports Turf Managers from the STMA.