2018 Turfgrass Research Field Day
August 21, 2018

2018 Turfgrass Research Field Day

The Turfgrass Research Field Day and Expo will take place at the R.R Foil Plant Science Research Facility (North Farm) in Starkville, MS on August 21.

Who should attend?

County Extension Agents, Lawn Care Professionals, Golf Course Managers, Sports Field Managers, Coaches, School Superintendents, Turf and Landscape Students, Landscape Architects. Homeowner are welcome, but the event is intended for industry professionals and county agents.
What time?


Where: 820-972 MS-182, Starkville, MS 39759 (Map).

When: Registration starts at 8 am. The event kicks off promptly at 8:45. Here’s the agenda.

Can I register on-site?

Yes, $50 for professionals. Online registration has closed.

What if it rains?

Our contingency plan is to delay until rains have passed while having indoor learning activities at North Farm.

How can I sponsor?

Those interested in sponsoring the field day should contact Dr. Jay McCurdy, 662-325-2331
continuing education

Continuing education

Pesticide applicator recertification credit (categories 3 and 10) are offered for Mississippi, Tennessee, and Arkansas. GCSAA CEU’s and MSU Extension in-service training will be offered.

Contact Us

James D. McCurdy, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Turfgrass Extension Specialist
Department of Plant & Soil Sciences
Phone: (662) 325-2331
Email: jmccurdy@pss.msstate.edu