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Turfgrass and Soil Sciences

Turf StudentsThe Turfgrass and Soil Science Programs in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources and the Ratcliffe Hicks School of Agriculture at the University of Connecticut provide students an opportunity to study turfgrass science and management in conjunction with courses in soil science and fertility, pest control, ornamental horticulture, landscape design, environmental science, and business management. UConn turf students are given opportunities to gain practical experiences in the private sector through internships and independent studies.

UConn’s Turfgrass and Soil Science Program is designed to provide students basic and applied knowledge in turfgrass science and management. Students completing the turfgrass science programs can apply their skills to a variety of professions where grasses are utilized.

Faculty:

Carol Auer - Associate Professor of Plant Physiology
Karl Guillard - Professor of Agronomy
Jason Henderson - Assistant Professor of Turfgrass Science
Ana Legrand - Assistant Professor in Residence (Entomology)
Tom Morris - Associate Professor of Agronomy
Steven Rackliffe - Extension Instructor - Turfgrass Science
Cristian Schulthess - Associate Professor of Soil Science
John Inguagiato - Assistant Professor in Residence of Turfgrass Pathology

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