Recent Updates

  1. Cool-Season Turfgrasses for Sports Fields and Recreational Areas

    Apr 26, 2017

    Selection of the proper turfgrass species is one of the most important decisions to be made when establishing a playing surface or recreational area. Since the turf is meant to be permanent, it is important to select a grass species adapted to the area and to the intended level of management. The most important criteria when selecting grass species for recreational areas can be summarized as:
  2. Using a waterslide to introduce STEM to younger youth

    Apr 20, 2017

    According to the National 4-H Council’s STEM Research website, 60 percent of youth who participate in 4-H STEM programs express a strong interest in a career in a science-related field. Given the need for an increased scientific employee base, this is promising news.  
  3. Remote Sensing in Precision Agriculture

    Mar 30, 2017

    Disclaimer – The information presented here is intended for practitioners interested in utilizing remote sensed imagery within analytical processes for field planning, development of recommendations and farm management where spatial and temporal quality are important.