Turfgrass Science News

Maggie ReiterMaggie Reiter

Graduate Research Assistant

Turfgrass Science







Dr. Lindsey HoffmanDr. Lindsey Hoffman

Post-doctoral Research Associate

Turfgrass Breeding




Madeline LeslieMadeline Leslie

Graduate Research Assistant

Applied Plant Science









Michelle GrabowskiMichelle Grabowski

Extension Educator

Horticulture/Plant Pathology





Eric WatkinsDr. Eric Watkins

Associate Professor

Turfgrass Breeding









What is Turfgrass Science?

The University of Minnesota's Turfgrass Science Program conducts field-based research and offers education and consultation to both commercial turfgrass managers and homeowners caring for their yards.

For turfgrass or home lawn questions, contact:

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For questions related to turfgrass extension, contact:

Sam Bauer, Extension Educator
sjbauer@umn.edu or 612-626-3085
Sam Bauer

Dr. Brian Horgan, Professor
bphorgan@umn.edu or 612-624-0782
Dr. Brian Horgan

For degree questions, contact:

Dr. Eric Watkins, Professor
ewatkins@umn.edu or 612-624-7496
Dr. Eric Watkins