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

2019 Western Pennsylvania Golf, Lawn, Landscape and Sports Turf Conference
January 19, 2019
Join the Pennsylvania Turfgrass Council for the 2019 Western Pennsylvania Golf, Lawn, Landscape and Sports Turf Conference. The conference will be held from February 26 to 27, 2019 at the Double Tree by Hilton Pittsburgh-Cranberry in Mars, PA. Register online now!
Join us for the PSU Turf Alumni Group Meeting
January 19, 2019
Happy New Year! I want to personally wish each of you and your families a blessed holiday season and a prosperous 2019. As the New Year begins we look forward to meeting again at the GIS Event in San Diego.
Penn State Creates Model Nutrient Management Plan for Bay Drainage Golf Courses
December 31, 2018
Lost Creek Golf Club in Juniata County is unusual because a high quality, extremely productive wild trout stream runs through it, and Penn State turfgrass scientists recently developed a nutrient management plan for the course to protect the creek.