Managing for Winter Injury of Cool-Season Turfgrasses

Michelle DaCosta, Ph.D.

Winter stress can cause injury to your golf course playing surface. Learn ways you can minimize the impact during cold weather to help when the spring green-up starts. Michelle DaCosta, Ph.D., will provide actionable maintenance practices you can use as part of this 90-minute webcast.

Original presentation date: Sept. 20, 2012

About the instructor

Michelle DaCostaMichelle DaCosta, Ph.D., is an assistant professor in the Department of Plant, Soil and Insect Sciences at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She earned her bachelor's degree in biology and her doctorate in plant biology from Rutgers University. DaCosta’s research interests focus on drought resistance strategies and reducing winter injury potential of cool-season grasses. She is a member of the New England GCSA chapter.


Member price: Free
Nonmember price: $60
Chapter price: $100
Education points: 0.2

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