Center for Turfgrass Science
The Penn State Center for Turfgrass Science has been at the forefront of cutting edge turfgrass research for decades.
From the development of bentgrass varieties to the management of turfgrass pests, faculty continue to provide valuable management information for turfgrass managers worldwide.
Penn State Turfgrass Blog
Penn State team dominates 21st GCSAA Turf Bowl, places three teams in top 10
February 27, 2015Penn State University placed three teams, including the champion foursome, in the top 10 of GCSAA's 21st annual Collegiate Turf Bowl Competition presented in partnership with John Deere Golf, Feb. 26 at the Golf Industry Show in San Antonio.
PSU Students Succeed at STMA
February 2, 2015Congratulations to Penn State students who took 1st place in the 2-Year division and 2nd and 3rd in the 4-Year divisions of the Sports Turf Managers Association (STMA) TurfBowl in Denver. We are Penn State!
Penn State Professor Selected for the Tombros Early Career Professorship
January 16, 2015In February 2014, Peter Tombros '64 AGSCI, '68g AG EC established the Tombros Early Career Professorship in the College of Agricultural Sciences. John Kaminski, associate professor of turfgrass management, was selected as the first holder of the $500,000 professorship.