Michigan State University Turfgrass Scienceturf.msu.edu

Helping you manage your patch of green in a responsible, efficient manner.

Hop Topics for Winter

LawnCare University

Lawncare University is a collection lawn renovation, maintenance, and lawn care videos from the experts at Michigan State University.


Go Green Lawncare Tip Sheet

Management practices that produce healthy lawns while protecting lakes and streams.


Disease ID: Turf Diseases

The MSU Department of Plant Pathology has developed a great web site for identification of turf diseases as well as detailed information and photos of 22 turf diseases.


Phosphorus Restrictions Resources

Legislation restricting phosphorus use on turfgrass in Michigan became effective Jan. 1, 2012.


Insect ID: Turf Insects

The MSU Department of Entomology has developed a great web site for identification of turf insects as well as detailed information and photos of 14 turf insects.