Managing turf in the urban setting has its own set of unique challenges and subsequent recommendations. If you are interested in learning more about managing large areas of turf, UW-Extension invites you to hear from UW-Extension county agent and state specialists regarding professional turf management.
Presentations include: “European Chafer: A New Pest in Turf” by Annie Deutsch, Door County UW-Extension Agriculture Agent; “Best Management Practices for Protecting Pollinators in the Urban Landscape” by Chris Williamson, UW Entomology, Turfgrass and Ornamental Entomology Specialist; and “What’s New in Lawn Fertilization?” with Doug Soldat, UW Soil Science, Turfgrass and Urban Soil Specialist.
The meeting will be held from 1-2:30 pm on Feb. 23 in the Peninsula Room at the Door County Government Center, 421 Nebraska St., Sturgeon Bay. Registration is free, but RSVP for this event by Feb. 17 by contacting Deutsch at 920.746.2263.