Published on January 17, 2022
PSM's Dr. Eric Patterson along with colleagues at MSU, Colorado State University, and industry partners have launched the International Weed Genomics Consortium, a program to sequence, annotate and publish genomes for up to 30 common weed species.
USDA-funded Rainfed Agriculture Innovation Network project - Research Experience for Undergraduates Summer 22
Published on January 14, 2022
PSM Undergraduates are encouraged to apply with the RAIN project to gain research experience and satisfy internship requirements with the USDA-funded Rainfed Agriculture Innovation Network for the Summer of 2022.
Michigan Turfgrass Foundation makes $1 million lead gift to Michigan State University to endow a chair in Turfgrass Pathology
Published on January 5, 2022
A $1 million gift from the Michigan Turfgrass Foundation to the Michigan State University (MSU) College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (CANR) launches a $5 million campaign to endow the Joe Vargas Chair in Turfgrass Pathology.
Published on October 25, 2021
The MSU Turf School, Dec. 13-16, 2021, is four-day short course designed to teach the basics of turfgrass science as well as the practical techniques of managing turfgrass.
Published on October 21, 2021
Fall armyworms were recently observed causing damage on a research putting green at the MSU Hancock Turfgrass Research Center.
Published on October 6, 2021
Collect weed seeds September-October to submit for herbicide resistance screening.
Published on September 24, 2021
A fall armyworm outbreak is now causing damage to lawns, golf courses and other turfgrass in some places in Michigan.
Published on September 13, 2021
Keeping your turf alternative garden alive for the next season.
Published on July 1, 2021
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.
Published on May 14, 2021
Some turfgrass was injured as a result of freezing temperatures last week, but the injury is only temporary.