Tag: zoysiagrass

Zoysiagrass at Trinity Forest GC (Photo: Trinity Forest Golf Club)

Turf MD: How far we’ve come with zoysiagrass development and management

June 15, 2023 By
Dr. D talks about the first course he ever saw using zoysiagrass, establishing and managing the grass and more in this month's Turf MD. ...

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Ambika Chandra, Ph.D., Texas A&M AgriLife Research professor and turfgrass breeding program lead in Dallas, provided an update on work being done at the urban research center. (Photo: Michael Miller)

Texas A&M AgriLife showcases new varieties of turfgrass at research field day

November 2, 2022 By
Research surrounding drought tolerance and performance of Zoysiagrass varieties Zeon and Lazer were a highlight of Texas A&M's recent Turfgrass and Landscape Field Day. ...

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(Photo: Clemson University)

Clemson Turfgrass Research and Education Field Day returns in-person in 2022

July 22, 2022 By
Clemson University's Turfgrass Research and Education Field Day returns in-person after a cancelation in 2022 and being virtual in 2021. ...

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Art Bruneau (Executive Director of NCSPA), Dr. Susana Milla-Lewis (NC State), Dr. Grady Miller (NC State) and Linda Bradley (President of NCSPA) at the Lobo™ Zoysiagrass release at the NCSPA Fall Field Day on Nov. 10, 2021. (Photo courtesy of Sod Solutions)

North Carolina State University releases fast establishing, low maintenance turfgrass

November 12, 2021 By
Researchers say Lobo Zoysiagrass is unique because it is fast to establish, drought-tolerant and maintains good color and quality under very low inputs. ...

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Texas A&M AgriLife breeds viable Zoysia

May 22, 2020 By
The latest turfgrass variety in a recent string of releases by Texas A&M AgriLife Research breaks new ground among market zoysiagrasses, especially in its viability for golf course putting greens, according to Texas A&M AgriLife. “Zoysias have typically not been ...

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Zoysiagrass at Trinity Forest GC (Photo: Trinity Forest Golf Club)

Zeroing in on zoysia

January 7, 2020 By
By all measures, 2016 had a lot of impact on America. There was the election, the Zika virus, President Obama’s visit to Cuba and, more relevant to these pages, the summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro and golf’s return to ...

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