TN Turf Tuesday - Zoysiagrass for Golf and Sports Turf: What's Possible?
Faculty, staff, and students within the University of Tennessee Turfgrass Science and Management program are excited to offer a new digital learning series for 2020: Tennessee Turf Tuesday.
The objective of this series is to provide individuals managing golf courses, sports fields, residential/commercial lawns, and sod farms the latest research on optimizing turfgrass aesthetic and functional quality via sustainable cultural and pest management practices. Participants are elegible for Continuing Education Units and Recertification Credits.
Presenters for this event include: Dr. John Sorochan & graduate students
Overview: This presentation will introduce attendees to new cultivars of zoysiagrass for use on both golf courses and sports fields. Attendees will see research plots of on-going experiments exploring nutrient and herbicide programs for establishing zoysiagrass cultivars for use on golf courses and sports fields. Additionally, additions will learn about management practices to optimize the quality of these surfaces to minimize pest invasion.
Interested participants are asked to pre-register for this event. After registration you will be provided with a web link to access the event. REGISTRATION INFORMATION WILL BE POSTED HERE SOON!
Tuesday, August 4 at 11:30am to 12:30pmVirtual Event