Turfgrass research our horticulture program conducts applied research designed to help homeowners, institutions, and commercial managers have more success with their turfgrass and lawns our projects focus primarily on easy to implement, low-cost methods that are in harmony with the principles of integrated pest management (ipm. Turf disease team welcome to the ohio state university turfgrass disease team web site check out our recent articles and turf tips videos for updates from our program. It takes some knowledge and research to select turfgrass species and varieties that are adapted to your site and that will perform well under their intended use and time of planting layering in soils. Turfgrass 133 horticulture hall ames, ia 50011 phone: (515) 294-0036.
Giving options to support turf research, extension, and education cooperative extension is the outreach arm of the university of arizona - college of agriculture and life sciences , in tucson, arizona. Research on general turfgrass management and production will start to build a body of literature on the performance of the best varieties and species of turfgrasses for a range of greenspace uses. Turfgrass resources aggie turf- this is the overarching turfgrass research and extension program of the texas a&m university system, which houses the dallas center's turfgrass breeding program.
New msu turfgrass resists golf course disease monday, april 27, 2015 a 20-year search for a turfgrass resistant to the most common disease afflicting golf courses in michigan and throughout the northeastern united states has finished on an upswing. Turfgrass and environmental research perhaps no other factor is more important for enjoying a round of golf than the condition of the golf course today's golfers have come to expect playing conditions that only a few years ago would have seemed impossible. Turfgrass and agronomy research center a new turfgrass research facility in pullman was completed in 2005 it includes a usga experimental green, 15 turfgrass plots (80′ x 80′), an office/shop, and a storage building.
Research report on turfgrass allowance one component of xeriscape , a seven-step approach for making a landscape more water-efficient xeriscaping is a common practice throughout the united states, with programs existing. Richardson said a turfgrass research field day scheduled for july 25 has been cancelled persons who preregistered for the field day have been notified by email of the cancellation richardson said they should contact shelby hanson, horticulture department fiscal manager, at 479-575-6680 about refunds. Superintendents to publish results of their turf research projects and to share them with fellow turf managers turf researchers to rapidly publish and disseminate their experimental results superintendents who want assistance in designing, carrying out, interpreting and/or summarizing turf research experiments. The turfgrass research and education facility is located at 395 greenmead drive on the northern edge of university of maryland college park (umcp) campus in prince george's county.
The national turfgrass research initiative proposes a coordinated research program for the turfgrass industry, to be funded through the usda, agricultural research service (ars) and conducted through a coalition including the usda, the university research community, and the turfgrass industry. Whether you're a homeowner, new landscape company owner or a veteran golf course superintendent, you'll find the latest research-based information on growing and maintaining turfgrass at the university of georgia turfgrass research field day. Research undertaken on turfgrass at the facility is unique in california because of the scope of controlled culture that can be practiced on both cool-and warm-season turfgrasses, and the breadth of non-biased research expertise and available support personnel on campus and in the region. Next: turfgrass research » feel free to use and share this content, but please do so under the conditions of our creative commons license and our rules for use thanks.
Research update dr james a murphy conducts extension and research programs on identifying best management practices for turfgrasses grown in the metropolitan region around new jersey his work often focuses on developing a better understanding of turfgrass response to soil-related stresses. Research turf management was founded with one simple principle in mind: provide unparalleled customer support and outstanding quality services since our founding, we have built up a staff of professionals to serve your every landscaping need. Loyal support of turfgrass research and education at purdue in addition, various individuals, organizations, and businesses have provided grants, products, or equipment to support our efforts throughout the year. Turf research plots serve our turfgrass students and faculty with a facility where they are able to conduct research projects may look at different types of turfgrass management and evaluations, disease, pest, irrigation and drainage concerns.
More than 800 people braved the hot august temperatures for a firsthand glimpse of the latest research by university of georgia scientists at the turfgrass research field day held thursday, aug 4, on the uga campus in griffin, georgia. The university of connecticut's annual turfgrass research report is published as a means of providing timely dissemination of current research findings the purpose of this report is to encourage the exchange of ideas and knowledge between university researchers and members of the turfgrass industry. Vaughn skinner, director of the arkansas agricultural research and extension center, said the damage seems to have been localized to the north end of the research farm, where the turfgrass research is located.