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

Turf Students Receive GCSAA Scholarships
September 15, 2019
This year, The GCSAA Scholars Competition awarded scholarships to six Penn State Turf students.
Save the Date for Regional Conferences
September 1, 2019
Golf Turf Conference Penn State and the Pennsylvania Turfgrass Council are pleased to announce that the annual Penn State Golf Turf Conference will be held from November 19th through the 21st in the Nittany Lion Inn in State College, PA. The event will include a pre-conference seminar, the Turf Club Luncheon, and multiple educational sessions <a class="read-more-link" href=""><br /> more</a>
Penn State junior Billy Covert named 2019 Stanley Zontek Memorial Scholarship recipient
August 18, 2019
The ambition and solid academic record led to Covert receiving the 2019 Stanley Zontek Memorial Scholarship presented by Golf Course Industry.