July 18, 2014

The annual turfgrass research field day will be held at the Horticulture Research Station north of Ames, IA on July 24, Thursday of next week.  

We have a number of new things to show this year, including our work on nematodes in a sand-based golf course greens.

For more information, contact Jeff Wendel at the Iowa Turf Office at, phone 515-635-0306.  The web site is at  See the links below for registration and a map to the site.

July 24th - Iowa Turfgrass Field Day - Horticulture Research Station - Ames
Host: Dan Strey
8:00 Registration
8:45 Introductions - Registration Tent
9:00-11:00 Blue and White Tours (see tour schedule here)
10:00-11:00 Red Tour (required for Pesticide Applicator Training)
11:00 Turfgrass Insect, Weed & Disease ID Tour & Phytotoxicity Demo (required for PAT)
12:00 Lunch
Registration Deadline: July 17th. *Onsite Registration available for additional fee*
Registration Fee: $30.00 (includes Lunch)
Registration with Pesticide Applicators Training: $50.00 (includes Lunch)
Call 515-635-0306 with questions or to Register

Registration Form

Online Registration
Exhibitor Registration Form


Nick Christians Professor

Nick Christians, Ph.D. – University professor of turfgrass management, Iowa State University, Department of Horticulture, Ames, IA, and adjunct faculty, Department of Agronomy, Iowa State University, Ames, IA. Dr. Christians received his B.S. from the Colorado State University ...