Causes: Biological & Life Sciences
Mission: The wisconsin turfgrass association supports turfgrass research and education at the university of wisconsin-madison by funding programs in turfgrass management and allied disciplines that enhance the understanding and general knowledge of the art and science of maintaining turfgrass.
Programs: The association provided six grants for turfgrass research, one grant to a endowment fund, and one scholarship to a student at the university of wisconsin-madison.
field day is an annual event hosted at the oj noer turfgrass research and education facility that features an educational tour for professional turf managers highlighting the latest in turfgrass management technologies. About 280 people attended this year's field day.
the association publishes newsletters and publications about turfgrass research for its members. About 750 newsletters were published during the year.
the wisconsin turfgrass and greenscape expo is an annual conference that showcases expert speakers representing all facets of the turfgrass industry. About 190 people attended this year's conference.