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UMass Extension Turf Program

The UMass Extension Turf Program is a research-based team of faculty and professional, technical, and support staff. As part of UMass Extension within the UMass Center for Agriculture, Food & the Environment, we strive to address the highest priority needs of turf-related industries as well as the citizens of the Commonwealth. Our mission is to develop, research, gather, and share knowledge on safe, efficient, economically viable and environmentally sound turf management with emphasis on natural resource protection.

UMass Extension's GREEN SCHOOL is coming in 2020!

UMass Green School logo Every two years, UMass Extension offers our popular Green School, a comprehensive 12-day certificate short course for Green Industry professionals taught by UMass Extension Specialists and University of Massachusetts faculty. Green School is designed for landscapers, lawn care specialists, nursery operators, sports field managers, public and private grounds managers, arborists and others in the green industry. More details coming soon!
When: Oct. 26 - Dec. 10, 2020, twice weekly from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Where: Doubletree Hotel, Milford, MA.