Open to the public. Can accommodate approximately 50-60 people.
Any successful organic turf manaagement program must rely on sound science-based turfgrass management principles and practices. This full-day program will touch on: organic turf management vs. IPM, soil health, selecting proper plant species, cultural management techniques, disease, insect and weed control strategies, and organic turf care along with a Natural Turf and Landscape Management Certificate with the NJDEP.
New Brunswick, NJ
Horticulture / Plants
Health, Safety and Welfare
Students will learn:
1. How to manage turf organically through soil health and cultural management techniques.
2. How to choose plant species for optimum benefit.
3. Strategies for controlling disease, insect and weed problems.
Dr. Roy Meyer, Dr. James Murphy, Brad Park, Rich Buckley, Dr. Albrecht Koppenhofer, Keith Haitz, and Dr. Bruce Clarke
Rutgers University Office of Continuing Professional Education