MINNESOTA PARK AND SPORTS TURF MANAGERS ASSOCIATION                     JULY 2016


JOE CHURCHILL
REINDERS, INC.
763-503-0200
CELL: 612-790-7333

jchurchill@reinders.com

2722 FERNBROOK LANE N, PLYMOUTH, MN 55447

TURF & GROUNDS FIELD DAY
SET FOR AUG. 11 IN ST. PAUL

The Turf & Grounds Field Day is back on the St. Paul campus this year as the Minnesota Turf and Grounds Foundation once again partners with the University of Minnesota to produce this event popular event at TROE Center and UFore Nursery. Make plans to join us on Thurs., Aug. 11, 2016 for outdoor education presented by University of Minnesota faculty and staff working in turfgrass science and horticulture. The Field Day will run from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., with presentation topics ranging from turfgrass species for natural areas to disease management in turf and trees.
Vendor display opportunities are available contact the MTGF office at 952-473-3722. Registration forms will be available soon.
    

Registration and More Information
FIELD DAY AGENDA

7:00 - 8:00 - Coffee, Donuts & Vendor Time
8:00 - 11:00 - Turf and Grounds Tracks
11:00 - 11:30 - Networking & Vendor Time
11:30 - 12:30 - Catered Lunch
12:30 - Networking & Vendor Time


"Our research and extension programs at the University of Minnesota are constantly
evolving. This spring we had several graduate students defend their thesis projects and new students have entered the program. We have also had several new staff hires, and we are looking forward to showcasing their work."

- Sam Bauer, University of Minnesota Extention Turfgrass Science.

 
UPCOMING

CALENDAR



August 11
MTGF / UM Field Day at TROE Center
and UFORE Nursery in St. Paul
More Information

September
MPSTMA COMMUNITY SERVICE PROJECT
More Information

October
MPSTMA FALL WORKSHOP
Bielenberg Sports Center, Woodbury


.January 12, 2017
MPSTMA ANNUAL MEETING
Minneapolis Convention Center
More Information

 



Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday
Jan. 10, 11 and 12, 2017


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Schedule at a Glance


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More information available at: info@northerngreen.org


651-633-4987

www.northerngreen.org

Community Service Project

Would you like to participate in the process?
MPSTMA members annually renovate a sports field in Minnesota. If you'd like to gain experience building a mound, batter's box and see all the aspects of producing a great playing field, you should join the CSP team!  

Do you have a field that needs renovating?
Go to www.mpstma.org/csp.htm to fill out an application. Deadline for applications is July 1, 2016.

More Information

FIELD OF THE YEAR
PROUD OF YOUR FIELD?
THEN, TAKE PHOTOS, COMPLETE
AN APPLICATION AND ENTER!


Apps at: www.mpstma.org/foy.htm





APPLICATION DEADLINE: OCT. 15, 2016

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MPSTMA FEATURE ARTICLE OF THE MONTH
BLUEGRASSES
ARE STILL KING

But You Canít Treat Them All Equally

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By Joe Churchill
Reinders, Inc.

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MPSTMA FACILITY SPOTLIGHT
CITY OF ST. LOUIS PARK

Westwood Hills Nature Center
St. Louis Park, Minnesota

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JOE CHURCHILL
REINDERS, INC.
763-503-0200
CELL: 612-790-7333

jchurchill@reinders.com

2722 FERNBROOK LANE N, PLYMOUTH, MN 55447

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P. O. BOX 617, WAYZATA, MN 55391
952-473-3722
 

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The Minnesota Park and Sports Turf Managers Association
is an Allied Association of the Minnesota Turf and Grounds
Foundation. All members of MPSTMA are members of MTGF. 
 

The Minnesota Park and Sports Turf Managers Association is an Affiliate Chapter of the Sports Turf Managers Association of America. Individuals must pay dues to be a member of STMA.

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