Scientific program – University of Copenhagen

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Scientific program – seminar day – 7th October

8.00

Buss will depart from Hotel Marienlyst - Helsingør

8.30

Coffee

9.00

Welcome – education and focus on sustainability
Anders Bülow or Susanne Ogstrup, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

9.10

Sustainable turfgrass management – a Nordic and international research and industrial perspective

Maria Strandberg and Bruno Hedlund, STERF

9.30

Maintaining a sustainable golf course

Stefan Nielson, Course manager at Vallda golf course, Sweden

10.00

Optimal plant nutrition from the green grass’ point of view

Agnar Kvalbein, Bioforsk, Norway

10.30

Fertilization in practise

Thomas Pihl, Course manager at Furesø golf course, Denmark

10.45

Coffee

10.15

Engineering better irrigation in turf – research progress and management challenges

Jerry Knox, Cranfield University, UK

11.45

Results from Scandinavian projects on deficit irrigation

Trygve Aamlid, Bioforsk, Norway

12.00

Quality on sports fields without the use of pesticides – how is this possible?

Asbjørn Nyholt, Denmark

12.30

Breeding grass for sustainable use and maintenance

Arthur Wolleswinkel, Barenbrug

13.00

Lunch

14.00

Maintenance quality descriptions of grass in the Nordic countries – do they contribute to the overall sustainable management?

Thomas Randrup, the Swedish Agricultural University (SLU), Alnap, Sweden

14.30

Grass on roofs – examples from Scandinavia
Torben Hoffmann, Byggros

15.00

Coffee

15.30

Panel discussion with all the speakers

Moderator for the seminar and panel discussion is Bruno Hedlund, STERF

17.00

ETS Assembly meeting

17.45

End of program 

18.00 Dinner at Skovskolen
20.30 Busses returns to Hotel Marienlyst, Helsingør


View the program for the fieldtrip, 8 October