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Registration 8:00 am
Shotgun 9:00 am
The Gordon LaFontaine Golf Outing is a fundraising event to support the MSU Turf Team with Graduate Assistants on a yearly basis. Funds generated by the Golf Outing are invested in the Michigan Turfgrass Foundation Graduate Student Fund. This fund combines with the Rieke Endowment at MSU to create and establish a solid source of funding for Graduate Assistantships for the Turf Team at MSU. These Graduate Assistants are essential for fundamental research projects to help solve tomorrow’s problems today. The LaFontaine Golf Outing is an annual event held to generate funding for these Graduate Assistants .
*Payment may be made online with registration or during check in at the golf outing. Choose "Invoice Me" option and a printable invoice will be emailed to you.
2022 Turfgrass Field Day
7:30 AM Registration Opens
8:45 AM Opening Comments
9:00 AM Morning research tours begin
11:00 AM Catered lunch by Gravity Smokehouse and BBQ
12:00 PM Afternoon workshops/field tours begin
2:00 PM Afternoon workshops/field tours conclude
MDARD CREDITS TBD
credits tbd for 3A, 6, or Comm. Core for the morning tour and
credits tbd for 3A, 6, or Comm. Core for the afternoon tours.
Morning Research Tours
Note: There are separate tours for Golf and Lawn Care/Grounds/Athletic Fields.
Golf Research Tour
Lawn Care/Grounds/Athletic Field Tour (MDARD pest. recert credits tbd)
Michigan Turfgrass Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. P.O. Box 27156, Lansing, MI 48909
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PO BOX 27156
LANSING, MI 48909