Approximately 35 high school students traveled from Brooklyn, MS (just south of Hattiesburg) on Monday, March 7, 2016 to visit various turfgrass facilities at Mississippi State University. Forrest County Agricultural High School teachers Mary Helen Lett (teaches Introduction to Agriculture), … Continue reading →
For those who do not recognize the photos below; they are of the renowned Starkville eatery Bulldog Deli. As you can see there are major changes happening. After years of service this location will now be Bullydog Burger Co (still … Continue reading →
We had a great 2015 Field Day. The 2016 Turfgrass Research Field Day is scheduled for August 23, 2016. Thanks to our sponsors. Photo credits to Sarah Buckleitner, Judson Lecompte, Michael Richard, Kathy Johnson, Lauren Lindley, Jay McCurdy.
The following is an update about the new Scott’s Bonus S Weed and Feed. As early as March, Tim Ray, Ron Strahan at LSU, and several other counterparts along the coast had shared their concerns that the metsulfuron containing product … Continue reading →
It should be no secret that I’m a fan of dollarweed. It lives in wet areas near the beach, which I’m also a fan of. So that means doing research trials requires locations near the beach, where there is fresh … Continue reading →
The 2014 Turfgrass Field day was a success. Numerous sponsors, vendors, and industry representatives are to thank for an excellent turn out. Special thank you to our event staff: MTA administrative assistant, Mrs. Linda Wells; her husband and retired Turf … Continue reading →
Thanks to numerous sponsors, the Mississippi Turfgrass Association, and the MSU Extension Service, our MS Turfgrass Magazine has finally been published. There’s a lot of work involved in publishing a magazine – more than I had thought. But with continued support from current and future advertisers, this magazine can enhance the turfgrass industry in our state and beyond.