Turfgrass & Athletic Fields

Weed Identification

This site provides users with identification and control options for numerous but not all plants relevant to the Turfgrass industry of the Mid-Atlantic region.

(Muhlenbergia schreberi). Nimblewill is a native warm season perennial grass. It is extremely common, especially in older lawns. It tolerates a wide range of soil and site conditions. You’ll find it in low or high fertility soils, compacted or friable soils, in full sun or dense shade, in wet to dry conditions.

Education and Professional Certification

News and Information

The Pennsylvania Turfgrass Council is a non-profit organization that supports turfgrass research and education in Pennsylvania. This free magazine is published quarterly and contains research-based information on lawns, sports turf, and golf course management.

Newsletters - Surrounding States

Turfgrass Extension Contacts and Specialists

  • Senior Extension Educator-Horticulture

814-437-7607 x2

Areas of Expertise:
  • Turfgrass Management
  • Sports Turf Management
  • Atheltic Field Safety
  • Golf Course Management
  • Home Lawn Care
  • Professor of Turfgrass Science


Areas of Expertise:
  • Home lawns, turf