UMN Grounds and Parks Field Day - Register now!

drone view of the turfgrass research plots

Registration is open for our UMN Turfgrass Grounds and Parks Field Day! The field day will be held on Friday, June 17, 2022 from 10:30am to 12:30pm.

Highlights include:

Thu, 06/02/2022 - 15:24

Save the Date: 2021 UMN Turfgrass Field Days

By Maggie Reiter

Save the date for our late summer/fall field days! Registration now OPEN. Events will be designed for a target audience, about 2-3 hours long, and more casual than in the past.

Turfgrass Field Day: Golf

In collaboration with Minnesota Golf Course Superintendents Association

Thu, 07/22/2021 - 16:26

Thank you to our funders!

By Eric Watkins

Thu, 05/07/2020 - 15:38

UMN Turfgrass Science Team in MGCSA Hole Notes publication

Hole Notes, a publication by the Minnesota Golf Course Superintendents Association (MGCSA), recently featured our team in several articles.  Graduate students James Wolfin and Hannah Ramer wrote an in-depth article on University of Minnesota research on bee lawns titled Redesign Your Rough (and driving range): Implementing Conservation Practices in Low-Use Areas to Support Pollinators. There is also a great photo spread on the Turf and Grounds Field Day held on August 9, 2018 with the Minnesota Turf and Grounds Foundation.

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 10:55

Save the date - University of Minnesota and Minnesota Turf and Grounds Foundation Field Day, August 9, 2018

The Turf and Grounds Field Day is back for 2018 as we partner again with the Minnesota Turf and Grounds Foundation to produce this popular event. Please mark Thursday, August 9, 2018 on your calendar. We will provide more information on the field day agenda closer to the event date. If you have any questions, please contact Sam Bauer at [email protected]  We look forward to seeing you there! 

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 16:07

Educational Opportunity: BEE AWARE- The Importance of Pollinators in the Landscape

MTGF Super Tuesday Set for January 13, 2015
Cost is $65. Education points are available. 

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 13:28

UMN and MTGF Virtual Field Day 2013, Submitting a Sample to the Plant Disease Clinic

Dr. Angela Orshinsky

Dr. Angela Orshinsky

Assistant Professor

Plant Pathology

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Wed, 11/20/2013 - 13:14

UMN and MTGF Virtual Field Day 2013, Bee Lawns

Ian Lane

Ian Lane

Graduate Research Assistant


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Thu, 11/14/2013 - 05:12

2012 MTGF and UMN Virtual Field Day Wrap Up

By Sam Bauer

Virtual Field Day Attendee, 

Tue, 10/02/2012 - 16:51