Thu, 10/01/2020 - 14:07
Check out our team’s latest efforts in educating the public about our work! We have an article and two webinar videos to share.
Mon, 08/24/2020 - 09:50
Tue, 08/18/2020 - 10:05
Please join the Metropolitan Council and the University of Minnesota Turfgrass Science group for Part 2 of our webinar series on Watering Wisdom: Growing a Healthy Lawn with Less Water.
Tue, 07/21/2020 - 13:00
Check out our team’s latest efforts in educating the public about our work! We have two webinar videos and an article to share.
A video recording, Outdoor Water Use in the Twin Cities: Am I Using Too Much? featuring Shane Evans, from our Watering Wisdom webinar series has been posted. If you are interested in growing a healthy lawn with less water, please consider joining the other webinars in our series still to come!
Wed, 07/15/2020 - 11:34
This video is a recording of a webinar we conducted on July 7, 2020 as part of the Twin Cities Lawn Irrigation Efficiency Study funded by the Metropolitan Council and the Clean Water, Land and Legacy Amendment. We also have a PDF of PowerPoint slides from the presentation. Make sure to watch the other webinars in our Watering Wisdom Webinar Series!
Mon, 07/13/2020 - 15:59
By Shane Evans
The University of Minnesota Landscape Arboretum is home to several model landscapes, gardens and research projects. With funding from the Metropolitan Council and the Minnesota Clean Water, Land and Legacy Amendment, Turfgrass Science team members, led by Dr. Dan Sandor, now at Virginia Tech University, installed an experiment to determine the effectiveness of various smart irrigation controllers and technologies in 2019. The purpose of this article is to give a brief introduction of the project and what we hope to learn from it.
Mon, 06/29/2020 - 09:38
Watering Wisdom Webinar series
The goal of this webinar series, created in partnership with the Metropolitan Council, is to help homeowners have healthier lawns and more efficient irrigation systems.
Thu, 06/25/2020 - 09:59
Have you ever wondered if it's possible to grow a healthy lawn with less water? A free, five-part webinar series from the Metropolitan Council and University of Minnesota Turfgrass Science team wants to help answer that question. The first part of the
Tue, 06/23/2020 - 10:44
Growing a Healthy Lawn with Less Water
Welcome to our Watering Wisdom: Growing a Healthy Lawn with Less Water webinar series event page. We hosted a free, five-part summer webinar series in the summer of 2020 that focused on turfgrass and irrigation topics to help homeowners have healthier lawns and more efficient irrigation systems. If you are interested in learning more about our work, please watch the recordings below or visit our Irrigation Resources page.
Thu, 06/11/2020 - 13:22