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Southeastern Turfgrass Conference takes local focus

The 70th Annual Turfgrass Conference will be Tuesday (Source: WALB) The 70th Annual Turfgrass Conference will be Tuesday (Source: WALB)
New segments will be featured (Source: WALB) New segments will be featured (Source: WALB)
Various topics will be covered (Source: WALB) Various topics will be covered (Source: WALB)
The conference is open for registration (Source: WALB) The conference is open for registration (Source: WALB)
Brian Schwartz (Source: WALB) Brian Schwartz (Source: WALB)
TIFTON, GA (WALB) -

Researchers at the University of Georgia's Tifton Campus and ABAC are preparing to host turf growers from across the country.

The 70th annual Southeastern Turfgrass Conference kicks off Tuesday.

This year's event will feature new segments focused on helping south Georgia growers.

"The topic of keeping people motivated, producing a good product, putting value into what you do. So, you can have a good product. In addition to the business side of it where you have to spend your money a certain way," said organizer Brian Schwartz.

Topics will include farm accounting, finding value in employees, and business strategies.

Find out how to sign up for the conference by visiting the website here.

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