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Turf & Ornamental Field Day - #UTTu​rfFD20


The University of Tennessee Turf & Ornamental Field Day is known as one of the premier educational events for green industry professionals in the United States. Each year turfgrass and ornamental faculty in the Department of Plant Sciences​ at UT showcase on-going research on optimal strategies for managing infestations of turfgrass weeds and diseases, cultivar evaluations, and athletic field turf and ornamental plant materials. The 2020 event will be no exception with ten different breakout sessions of interest to green industry professionals, in addition to afternoon workshops.

Turf & Ornamental Field Day - August 27th, 2020 

The 2020 Turf & Ornamental Field Day returns to Knoxville on August 27th with sessions featuring the latest options for weed, disease, and insect management of warm- and cool-season turfgrass, as well as landscape ornamentals.​ The complete agenda for the event will be available in July.

Recertification Credits Available​

  • Numerous pesticide re-certification categories will be available from states across the southeastern United States and green industry associations.

Stay Engaged - #UTTurfFD20
Attendees can stay engaged with the event on social media using the hashtag, #UTTurfFD20. More details about the event will be communicated over the UT Turfgrass Twitter (@UTturfgrass), Facebook, and Instagram (@utturfgrass) feeds throughout the summer of 2020.​​​​​​​​​​​​


2020 Turf & Ornamental Field Day 

Date: August 27th, 2020
Time: 7:00 am - 2:30 pm

Pre-Registration Fee:  $65 per person. 
**On-Site Registration: $75 per person 

Additional employees of the same business can be pre-registered at a reduced rate of $35 per person. The cost to add additional employees on-site is $45 per person.
Registration will open in June 2020. 


Interested in becoming an event sponsor? Learn more about opportunities for 2020 by visiting our Field Day Sponsorship Page​​.​

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