The Texas A&M Turfgrass Ecology and Management Short Course is a four-day course designed for turf professionals and enthusiasts looking to expand their knowledge of turfgrass systems and best management practices. This course moves linearly from site preparation and appropriate species selection to turf establishment, cultural practices and pest management. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn from a wide range of experts with unique problem-solving perspectives. The objective of this course is to empower turfgrass managers to make confident, well-informed decisions through a combination of applied and theoretical knowledge. Participants will spend time both in the classroom and engage in group and hands-on activities. CEUs offered will be 5 AG TDA, GCSSA education credits, TTA CPTM credits and more!
Registration cost includes breakfast, lunch, snacks, water and coffee.
Participants will have the opportunity to take the Certified Professional Turfgrass Manager exam through the Texas Turfgrass Association. Please contact Katie Flowers at email@example.com for more information.
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Introductory Turfgrass Physiology
Turfgrass Identification and Selection
Turfgrass Planting and Establishment
Turfgrass Nutrient Management
Fertilizer Calculations and Calibrations
Water Quality Management
Turfgrass Cultivation Practices
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