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Turfgrass Species and Applications

Turfgrass Species and Applications

Course Number: PLS X116

3 units

You learn to identify different turf species by observing certain obvious features or keys that are specific to each plant. Topics include:

  • Other plant characteristics, such as growth patterns, color, hardiness and texture that aid in the identification and determination of the best application for each species.
  • Cultural practices for each species
  • Propagation methods, such as seeding, stolonizing and sodding.

Available Sections

Starting Jan 17

183CPR001

Starting Jan 17
183CPR001

Course Fees

$495 Early Bird Discount ends on Jan 11
$545 after Jan 11

Instructor

Steven Ries [ bio ]

close [x] Steve Ries, M.S., Research Associate, Agricultural Operations, UC Riverside. Ries is studying the construction and use of natural grass sports turf playing fields. He is a licensed PCA and Certified Professional Agronomist and has over 10 years of experience in the turf industry. He is a member of the Southern California Turfgrass Council, American Society of Agronomy, and Soil Science Society of America.

Schedule:

Begins:
Jan 17 - Mar 21, 2019

Location:

Online Course Moodle

Section Notes:

None.

Textbook:

Optional
"Fundamentals of Turfgrass Management"
Christians
ISBN: 978-1-119-20463-3

Prerequisites

No Prerequisites for this course

Applicable Certificates

Available Sections

Riverside

Section No.: 183CPR001

Dates: Jan 17 - Mar 21, 2019

Instructor: Steven Ries

Textbook: Optional
"Fundamentals of Turfgrass Management"
Christians
ISBN: 978-1-119-20463-3

Location: Online Course

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