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Yelverton Named 2021 Crop Science Fellow

July 27, 2021 | Jennifer Howard NC State Extension Crop and Soil Sciences Specialist and professor of turfgrass weed science Fred Yelverton …

turfgrass wear from pet

Dogs and Turfgrass

There is a new publication discussing the interaction between dogs and turfgrass. To read or download, go to: Dogs and …

Blake Building Turf Field Lab

Turfgrass Field Day - Live

2021 Turfgrass Field Day at NC State University Turfgrass Field Lab will be Wednesday, August 11. Come join the …

drought stressed turfgrass

Stressful Conditions to Start 2021

We often talk about the challenges to growing warm-season and cool-season grasses in the transition zone. In our landscapes, …

2021 Sod Producers' Report Available

North Carolina State University conducted the seventh annual survey to examine inventory and pricing of North Carolina sod: Read more: Sod …

Cover photo for Yuck! TARR on Your Heels?

Yuck! TARR on Your Heels?

Last fall was conducive for take-all root rot (TARR) in ultradwarf bermudagrass putting greens. There were substantial rain events …

Center Update: Ground Pearl Control

Evaluation Pesticide Applications to Ground Pearls ( Margarodes spp.) in Centipedegrass PI: Matthew Martin Introduction The ground pearl (Margarodes spp.), is a …

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