Upcoming events

    • 30 Mar 2018
    • 8:15 AM - 2:15 PM
    • Maryland Department of Agriculture
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    2018 Pesticide and Fertilizer Re-Certification

    The Maryland Turfgrass Council & The University of Maryland Turfgrass programs

    Invite YOU to attend ONE (1) Class and obtain both your yearly

    Maryland Pesticide Re-certification (8 credits for 3A, 3C, 6, 10)

    and Maryland Fertilizer Applicator Recertification Class (2 credits).

    Friday, March 30, 2018 from 8:15 to 2:15

    Maryland Department of Agriculture Headquarters

    50 Harry S Truman Parkway

    Annapolis, MD 21401

    Class is limited to first 90 registered.

    Cost: Including Lunch and Morning Coffee

    MTC Members: $15                                    Non-Members: $65

    If you have further questions please email Vernon Cooper at: Execdir@mdturfcouncil.com 

    Print and Mail Registration Option: MTC march 30 18 class form.doc

    • 11 May 2018
    • 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Glenn Dale Golf Club
    Shields Memorial Golf Tournament

    Raising scholarship dollars for Turfgrass students.

    In its history, the Shields Memorial Golf Tournament has raised over $200,000 in scholarship endowments for Golf CourseSports Turf, and Turfgrass Management students at the Institute of Applied Agriculture (IAA). Proceeds from the tournament have also covered the costs of student travel to various professional meetings and competitions.

    Your involvement as a player or sponsor strengthens opportunities for turf students at the University of Maryland, while recognizing the contributions of the Shields brothers and their families who have promoted the game of golf in Maryland for over 70 years.

    This year's Shields Memorial Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, May 11, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. at the Glenn Dale Golf Club(link is external)

    For in-kind donations, please make checks payable to the University of Maryland Foundation, and write "Shields Memorial Fund" in the check note. Mail donations to:

    Geoff Rinehart
    2113 Jull Hall
    4196 Stadium Drive
    College Park, MD 20742

    With questions, contact Geoff Rinehart, IAA Lecturer and Advisor for Turfgrass and Golf Course Management.

    • 22 Jun 2018
    • University of Maryland; Paint Branch Turfgrass Research Farm


    Procrastinators Fertilizer and Pesticide Re-Certification

    Date: June 22, 2018 June 22, 2018

    Location: University of Maryland; Paint Branch Turfgrass Research Farm

    395 Greenmead Drive

    College Park, MD 20740-3721

    Price: $TBD


    • 18 Jul 2018
    • paint Branch Turfgrass Research Farm

    More information coming soon...

The Maryland Turfgrass Council      P.O. Box 389, St. Michaels, MD 21663   Phone: (443) 742-6618       

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