GICES: Turfgrass Management

Green Industry Continuing Education Series:

“The more you know, the more you grow!

Green Industry Continuing Education Series (GICES) is a new offering of University of Nevada Cooperative Extension. Its goal is to provide current, accurate and useful information to Nevada’s green industry in a way that respects green industry members’ fast‐paced schedules.

Informational sessions are one‐hour, provide valuable information, and Continuing Education Units and are offered on topics relevant to YOU.

To suggest a topic, email Heidi Kratsch, Western Area Horticulture Specialist at
Class Date and Time:February 8 2012, noon – 1 p.m.

Class Location: Reno, Carson City

Class Description: Presented by: Bill Carlos, Horticulturist, Wilbur D. May Arboretum

Residential and commercial landscapers, golf course managers, athletic and recreational field supervisors and parks and recreational land managers should all attend this one-hour session on the essentials of turfgrass management. Bill will lecture on maintaining and troubleshooting turfgrass, giving participants tools to create and maintain beautiful turf in northern Nevada.

Participants may attend in our Reno office, 4955 Energy Way, to view the presentation live. Attendees may participate in the presentation via videoconference at our Carson City office, 2621 Northgate Ln., Ste. 15.

Class Materials:

  • Class flyer