Announcing the 2013 Golf Turf Conference!

Penn State and the Pennsylvania Turfgrass Council would like to invite you to attend the 2013 Golf Turf Conference, held from November 12th through the 14th in the Nittany Lion Inn on Penn State's University Park Campus. The Golf Turf Conference provides practical information on golf course management to

Penn State to Open 2014 Season in Ireland

It's official! Confirming previous reports, Penn State announced this morning that the football team will open the 2014 season in Dublin, Ireland at Croke Park. As part of the "Croke Park Classic", Penn State will play the

Penn State Turf and Ornamentals Field Days, 2014

Golf course superintendents, sports turf managers, professional landscapers, grounds managers, and others interested in management of turf and landscape plantings will have the opportunity to see the latest trends and research from Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences during Turf and Ornamentals Field Days.

Penn State Turf Science Alum Hosts 2013 MLB All-Star Game

Mr. Bill Deacon, graduate of Penn State's Two-Year Program (2000), is hosting this years' MLB All-Star Game and affiliated activities this week at CitiField, home of the New York Mets. The field hosts the feature game, the homerun derby, and of course the game itself but many are not aware of

Merion’s Wicker Baskets Provide a Challenge

Among the many charming qualities of the magical, intimate Merion Golf Club are the bright red wicker baskets that rest atop the flag sticks and are the official symbol of the club on Ardmore, Pa.

Shaffer talks Penn State Turf as US Open Looms

Penn State turfgrass program turning out major-championship superintendents by Mark Wogenrich Matt Shaffer grew up working on farms but, as he said, "didn't like milking cows." He wanted to grow things.

Penn State Live Highlights 2-year Program

Nineteen students from the Golf Course Turfgrass Management program in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences recently had a rare opportunity to get hands-on experience at the highest level of golf when they helped prepare and maintain the links for the Ryder Cup tournament in Chicago.

Freshmen at the Ryder Cup (video)

Two Freshmen in the Golf Course Turfgrass Management Program had the opportunity to travel with the entire Senior class to Medinah Country Club for the 2012 Ryder Cup

2012 Penn State Turfgrass Field Days

PSU Field Days is our chance to show you the results of research we hope will assist you with your turfgrass management decisions. Also, join us for a cookout at Lubrano Park (State College Spikes Stadium) on the evening of August 9th.

Duff Shaw Classic Set for December 12th

Duff Shaw Classic set for December 12 at North Ranch Country Club.

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