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#PoaDay 2019

Posted by AQUA-AID Solutions on Apr 1, 2019 2:50:30 PM
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 Poa Day 2019 On Demand video


Innovation is in our DNA so we couldn't be prouder to support the third annual #PoaDay with the University of Tennessee turfgrass team.

What is #PoaDay?

#PoaDay is an annual event hosted by members of the turfgrass and ornamental weed science team at the University of Tennessee. The goals of the event are to:

      • Make turfgrass managers aware of the emerging problem of herbicide resistance evolving in turfgrass weeds
      • Educate turfgrass managers about the different herbicidal modes of action available for annual bluegrass control

The event focuses on annual bluegrass control considering that there are more cases of herbicide resistance in annual bluegrass than any other weed species in managed turfgrass systems (Heap 2014).

Turfnet features 2019 #PoaDay

Thanks to generous support from Aqua Aid Solutions, #PoaDay was broadcast on Periscope on April 3rd, 2019 at 9 am.  Join the broadcast live by following AquaAid Solutions on Twitter. Those who are unable to join the live broadcast will be able to access the archived video later this spring. 

You can find the various treatments used on the Poa plots HERE

Topics: Golf Course, golf course industry, FTM, Imants, University of Tennessee Turfgrass, Poa annua, Poa annua management