Turfgrass short course set

NC State University will hold its annual one-week Turfgrass Short Course — appropriate for anyone interested in turf, including homeowners, career changers and professionals needing a refresher – Feb. 15-19, 2016, in Cary.

Presented by the university’s award-winning turfgrass program, the practical, hands-on course will cover best management practices for cool- and warm-season grasses, nutrient management, soils and irrigation, fertilizer and pesticide calculations, insect and disease management, mowing, aerification, other cultural practices and more.

The event takes place at WakeMed Soccer Park, 201 Soccer Park Drive. The fee is $595. For more information and to register, visit www.turffiles.ncsu.edu/shortcourse.

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