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CAGCS - 35th Annual Forum

  • Thursday, March 21, 2019
  • Naperville Country Club
35th Chicagoland Forum
Naperville Country Club
25W570 Chicago
Naperville, IL 
Host: Nate Bolhous and Tim Anderson CGCS MG

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Chicagoland Forum Education: "Fertility and Growth Regulation inputs; Finding the Happy Medium"


8:15 a.m. Opening Remarks

8:30 - 10:00 a.m. The Basics of soil Testing; Dr. Nick Christians, Iowa State University

10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Agronomy/Nutrition - One size doesn't fit all;
David Marquardt, Consulting Agronomist, Dirt-N-Turf Consulting, Inc.

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Lunch Break

12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Precision Plant Growth Regulation; Dr. Douglas Soldat, University of Wisconsin 

1:45 - 2:45 p.m. Watching the grass grow: is measuring clipping volume useful?; Dr. Douglas Soldat, University of Wisconsin

Cost: $90.00 per person
Dress:  Professional Business Attire (Coat and Tie)
Assistants are welcome to attend.  
Please RSVP your attendance to Luke Cella at 630-685-2420 or email

Confirmed Attendees:
Justin VanLanduit, Briawood Country Club

Justin Juryczyk, Briawood Country Club

Connor  Healy, Conway Farms Golf Club

David Schlagetter, Indian Hill Club

Mark Kowaliczko, Joliet Country Club

Drew Barnett, Knollwood Club

Tim Christians, Makray Memorial

Juan Acosta, Makray Memorial

Steve Cook, Medinah Country Club

Scott Vincent, Onwentsia Club

Reece Streufort, Onwentsia Club

Joel Purpur, Park Ridge Country Club

Dale Ostrander, Park Ridge Country Club

Greg Rounds, Sunset Ridge Country Club

Conrad Pannkuk, The Club at Wynstone

Peter Schmidt, The Glen Club

Dan Tully, Twin Orchard Country Club

Kyle Haines, Twin Orchard Country Club

Wesley Garbutt, Twin Orchard Country Club

Nick Marfise, Wilmette Golf Club

Directions to Naperville Country Club: 
From the North and East - 294 South. Exit I88 West. Exit Naperville Road. South on Naperville Road (two stop lights past Ogden) to Maple/Chicago Avenue, turn right. Club entrance is about 1 mile on the north side of the street.

From the South - I55/Stevenson Expressway South. Exit 355 north. Exit Maple Avenue West.  Continue about 4 miles. Club is one mile past Naper Blvd. (Naperville Road) on the north side of the street.

Naperville Country Club, 25W570 Chicago Avenue, Naperville, IL 60540 (630) 355-6015

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