Tuesday, November 19, 2013

2014 U of A Desert Turf School Registration Deadline Approaching on December 1

The 2014 Desert Turf School registration is approaching on December 1.
Be sure to sign up now to participate in the next class that is scheduled for January 6-10, 2014 at the Maricopa County Cooperative Extension office in Phoenix.

Online registration is available and details are at: http://turf.arizona.edu/index.htm 
Discounted registration is available.

The week-long Desert Turf School teaches about the desert turf species and their unique management practices, desert soils, fertility and nutrition, salinity principles, irrigation audits and analyses, “smart” controllers, heat and drought stress, disease, insect, nematode, and weed management.

Past participants have included golf course superintendents, assistants, and staff members, sports turf managers, schools and municipal facilities managers and staff, commercial landscapers and crews, and allied business suppliers and consultants. Everyone gains more in-depth knowledge of  our unique turfgrass growing conditions and related issues.

For additional information, contact:

Kai Umeda
Area Extension Agent, Turfgrass Science
The University of Arizona
Maricopa County Cooperative Extension
4341 East Broadway Road
Phoenix, AZ 85040
602-827-8214  NEW office number
602-827-8292 fax
602-377-5042 cell