In Tennessee, residential lawns account for nearly 70 percent of the total turfgrass acreage. An average-sized lawn is more than 24,000 square feet in area.
New turfgrass varieties, improved equipment and effective lawn care products offer homeowners the opportunity to have an attractive, uniform and durable outdoor living area.
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Advanced registration required by March 1st!
Register here: http://www.bsmga.com/store/p39/2017_Lawn_Shortcourse_for_Homeowners.html
Dr.Tom Samples is an Extension specialist based in Knoxville for Turfgrass Management. His primary focus is on production, establishment and, maintenance of warm and cool season grasses. He is known for designing the new turf at Neyland Stadium...
Learn the fundamentals of small fruit and fruit and nut tree production practices, and how to implement a consistent spray schedule to maximize productivity. You will also learn the basics of identifying and effectively controlling insects and diseases in your fruit crops.
Dr. Dave Lockwood will be on-site all day to further increase your knowledge of small fruits, as well as pruning your fruit tree to be more productive!
FEBRUARY 22, 2017
3815 Kelly Gap Rd Greeneville TN 37745
9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. IN CLASSROOM
REGISTRATION FEE $20 (NO LUNCH PROVIDED)
1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M. IN THE FIELD
REGISTRATION $20 (NO LUNCH PROVIDED
9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. BOTH SESSIONS
REGISTRATION $35 (LUNCH PROVIDED)
Please note: If you are a 2017 Greene County Master Gardener training participant, this class is part of your curriculum training. Therefore, the fee is waived, and you are expected to attend. You are already registered!