Jon Trappe

Catching up on saying goodbye

By Kristine Moncada

Mon, 05/11/2020 - 16:28


University of Minnesota Turfgrass team in the media - 5/4/2020

Check out our team’s latest efforts in educating the public about our work!  We have an article and a final project report to share.

Eric Watkins wrote an article, How much does turfgrass research cost?, for the March issue of Golf Course Management, a publication of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America.

Tue, 05/05/2020 - 16:56


Turfgrass Science Team at the 2019 ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting

The Turfgrass Science team from the University of Minnesota was well-represented at this year’s ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting held on November 10-13, 2019 in San Antonio, TX.  Seven people gave oral presentations and five people presented posters. Additionally, congratulations go to two members of our group who placed in the graduate student oral presentation contests:

Wed, 12/04/2019 - 10:11


University of Minnesota Turfgrass team in the media - 6/23/19

Check out our team’s latest efforts in educating the public about our work!  We have three articles, several podcasts and two public outreach events.

Brian Horgan, Eric Lonsdorf, Chris Nootenboom and Ben Janke wrote The Value of a Golf Course for the Department of Horticultural Science Spring/Summer 2018 Horticulture Newsletter.

Sun, 06/23/2019 - 20:31


Did my lawn survive the winter?

By Jon Trappe

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 11:08


University of Minnesota Turfgrass team in the media 3/7/19

Check out our team’s latest efforts in educating the public about our work!  We have a poster presentation and talks at a workshop.

Dr. Chase Straw is presenting a poster, “Golf course superintendents’ knowledge of variability within fairways: a tool for precision turfgrass management”, at The Production Agricultural Symposium. The focus of this free event, to be held Friday, March 8, 2019, is precision agriculture.

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 08:54