NTEP

Cultivar Evaluation Results Overview

2019 Data

All links below are .pdf files

Creeping bentgrass

Kentucky bluegrass

Fri, 08/21/2020 - 10:32


Webinar on app to improve turfgrass purchasing decisions

As one of the most widely known turfgrass research programs in the world, the National Turfgrass Evaluation Program (NTEP) has generated a large volume of turfgrass evaluation data over the last several decades, including data on fine fescues. The Turfgrass Science team is working with researchers from the Computer Science Department and U-Spatial to display this information in a better way to help consumers choose which fine fescue cultivars to plant in their yards.

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 11:00


2019 Turf Trial Results are posted

By Eric Watkins

Fri, 12/20/2019 - 12:43


2018 Turfgrass Cultivar Data is posted

By Eric Watkins

Each year, the turfgrass research team at the University of Minnesota evaluates thousands of plots for turf performance. The summarized results from 2018 are now posted on our cultivar evaluation results page. Checking results from local turfgrass evaluations is an important part of purchasing turfgrass seed.  I have briefly summarized some background information below on the rating and interpretation process to help you better understand these results.   

Sun, 01/13/2019 - 20:50


Cultivar Data: 2018

2018 Data

All links below are .pdf files

Creeping bentgrass

Kentucky bluegrass

Perennial ryegrass

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 15:19


Cultivar Evaluation Results

2019 Data

All links below are .pdf files

Creeping bentgrass

Kentucky bluegrass

Perennial ryegrass

Thu, 10/06/2016 - 15:37