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Faculty & Staff Newsletter

January 2020

Turf FIeld Day 2019Turf Field Day 2019

The UMass Turf Program continued the long tradition of a Research Field Day at the Joseph Troll Turf Research Center in South Deerfield on July 17.  Approximately 200 attendees enjoyed an information-packed morning that included an educational tour and discussions of research progress and results, as well as a trade show with over 20 industry exhibitors.  The event concluded with a hearty barbecue lunch highlighted by entertainment from the local band Machine Shop, which features the talents of CAFE icons Jody Jellison, Rob Wick, Pat Vittum and Ruth Hazzard.