UMass Extension Turf Program

Upcoming Educational Events

Date/Time: Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 8:00am Place: Holiday Inn
This popular bi-annual course, offering 60 hours of training, is designed for turf and landscape professionals who wish to gain a basic understanding of horticulture fundamentals and strategies, but who can't fit a full academic course into their schedules.
Date/Time: Monday, January 5, 2015 - 8:00am Place: French Hall
The perennial goal of our Winter School is to convey concepts essential to maintaining high quality turf, with emphasis on environmental stewardship and fiscal responsibility. This comprehensive, dynamic program is especially suited for experienced professionals associated with the management of golf courses, athletic fields, parks, municipal and private grounds, fine lawns and landscapes.
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.