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Turfgrass Maintenance Certification

Thursday, April 26, 2018
Start Time: 
8:30am
End Time: 
3:00pm
Location: 
Minnetonka Community Center (14600 Minnetonka Boulevard, Minnetonka)

man mowing lawn

This training offers information about best practices for turfgrass maintenance. These practices will help save you money, time, and the environment. Training topics include: proper selection and application of fertilizers and pesticides, weed management practices, efficient and effective irrigation, equipment calibration and maintenance, mowing techniques, and environmental impacts.

An optional test is offered at the workshop to earn Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) Level 1 Certification in Turfgrass Maintenance Best Practices. Certified individuals are listed on the MPCA website.

Who Should Attend:

Property managers, private maintenance contractors, school maintenance professionals, city parks department staff, and others involved in turfgrass maintenance.

This course does not cover golf course or athletic field maintenance.

Training is free and lunch is provided.

Questions?  Please contact Darren Lochner at dlochner@minnehahacreek.org or 952-641-4524.