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10 November 2016, Members meeting Autumn 2016


09:30     Registration and Refreshments
09:55  Chairman’s Welcome
10:00    Amy Gray – Horticultural Adviser, National Farmers Union
  Update on the latest position concerning crop protection, legislation and the impact of Brexit
10:30   Kevin Ashford – UPL Ltd.
  An introduction to Zeba ™ moisture retaining product for turf.

11:00  Comfort Break - Coffee and Tea

11:15   Simon Gough – Terra Firma (Scotland) Ltd
  Crop protection and the impact of social media on lobbying government

11.45   Tim Fell – President European Turf Growers
   Update on ETG activities and report from the recent field days in Italy

12:15   Willie Baird – Turffit Ltd
  Back to basics marketing – learning from scratch
12:45   Tim Mudge – TGA Chief Executive
   Update on TGA matters.
13:00   Lunch

14:00  Close and disperse

Please note. This is the current programme, but is subject to change.  If speakers are added, then we will bring the start forward by 30 minutes to 09:00 a.m. If we do this all delegates will be advised by email prior to the event.