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

Send us your dollar spot samples
May 2, 2017
Dollar spot is probably the most important or chronic disease of turfgrass on golf courses. As a turfgrass manager, you understand how detrimental dollar spot can be both to the turf and to your budget. Dr. Kaminski&#8217;s lab at Penn State is currently conducting research experiments focusing on pertinent issues relating to the turfgrass disease dollar spot <a class="read-more-link" href=""><br /> more</a>
Another Successful Year for the PSU Turf Club
April 23, 2017
Last week, the Penn State Turf Club hosted their last meeting of the year at the Joseph Valentine Turfgrass Research Center.
Western Pennsylvania Turf Conference and Trade Show 2018
March 18, 2017
The 2018 Western Pennsylvania Turf Conference and Trade Show will be held on February 27 -28, 2018.