NorCal STMA to host board meeting and educational forum
The NorCal Sports Turf Managers Association will hold its annual board meeting and educational forum December 10 at the Tracy, Calif., City Hall.
Dr. Ali Harivandi will speak about how to make spring preparations to minimize summer stress on sports turf.
Dr. Harivandi is an environmental horticulturist who specializes in turf, soil and water. He joined the University of California Cooperative Extension in the San Francisco Bay Area in 1980 and retired 33 years later. He holds M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in turfgrass management from Colorado State University, where he served as research and teaching associate while completing his graduate studies.
Following Dr. Harivandi’s lecture will be a short presentation announcing the 2020 NorCal STMA board.