Advanced short course

This course works to build upon the principles learned in the basic turfgrass short course. More details to follow. This is an intensive 2-day turfgrass management short course. It is designed specifically to benefit turfgrass managers in lawn, grounds, or athletic field care that are looking for more training in turf management. The course emphasizes sound, research-based fundamentals of the why behind the how turf is cared for in Arkansas. Topics are taught class room style and cover the fundamentals of: turfgrass mathematics, soil, tissue, and water quality tests, turfgrass growth and physiology, management of creeping bentgrass putting greens, management of bermudagrass putting greens, lawn care application programs, environmental fate of nutrients applied to turfgrass, pesticide safety and handling, and environmental fate of pesticides applied to turfgrass. Pesticide recertification training will be available at this course.

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