• Will my turf recover from recent flooding?

    Published on April 10, 2023
    Recent rainfall events caused flooding on golf courses, lawns and other turf areas. Depending on how long the turf was submerged and whether soil deposition occurred will determine whether turf survives.

  • Attend MSU’s Turf School short course in December

    Published on September 22, 2022
    The MSU Turf School, Dec. 12-15, 2022, is four-day short course designed to teach the basics of turfgrass science as well as the practical techniques of managing turfgrass.

  • Controlling yellow nutsedge in turfgrass

    Published on June 29, 2022
    Yellow nutsedge is appearing in turfgrass. This article describes nutsedge and presents control options for homeowners and professional applicators.

  • Crabgrass control during a hot summer

    Published on June 29, 2022
    Crabgrass has been enjoying the high temperatures in Michigan by invading turfgrass areas.

  • Suspected annual bluegrass weevil on golf course in Michigan

    Published on June 13, 2022
    Suspected annual bluegrass weevil has been initially identified on a golf course in southeast Michigan. This is a significant pest for golf course turf, especially annual bluegrass, and if confirmed will be the first occurrence in Michigan.

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