UMass Extension Turf Program

Upcoming Educational Events

Date/Time: Friday, April 3, 2015 - 10:30am Place: Country Club of Pittsfield
The UMass Turf Pathology Lab's snow mold trials are used for testing new and commonly used snow mold fungicides/bio products against native snow mold populations. These field days provide an opportunity to see first-hand the results of the latest snow mold trials.
Date/Time: Monday, April 6, 2015 - 11:00am Place: Glens Falls Country Club
The UMass Turf Pathology Lab's snow mold trials are used for testing new and commonly used snow mold fungicides/bio products against native snow mold populations. These field days provide an opportunity to see first-hand the results of the latest snow mold trials.
Date/Time: Friday, April 10, 2015 - 1:00pm Place: Val Halla Golf Course
The UMass Turf Pathology Lab's snow mold trials are used for testing new and commonly used snow mold fungicides/bio products against native snow mold populations. These field days provide an opportunity to see first-hand the results of the latest snow mold trials.
Date/Time: Thursday, June 4, 2015 - 8:30am Place: Doubletree Hotel
Best management practices are key to establishing and maintaining turf that can withstand pressure from damaging pests.
Date/Time: Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 8:00am Place: UMass Joseph Troll Turf Research Center
Research Field Day is our 'open house', when we invite turf managers and their associates to visit the UMass Joseph Troll Turf Research Center. Participants will have the opportunity to meet and speak with UMass Turf Program staff and to view projects underway.
Date/Time: Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 9:00am Place: French Hall - UMass Amherst
Correct weed identification is an important first step in the development of an effective weed management program.