Environ. Horticulture, Pears, Cherries, and Viticulture
University of California
Environ. Horticulture, Pears, Cherries, and Viticulture

Events, Presentations, and Articles

May 12, 2012

River-Friendly Landscape workshop for the public. Details will be provided in

February 22, 2012

Sustainable Turfgrass Design and Management for Landscape Professionals
To view PowerPoint presentations from this workshop, click on the link
on the left.

November 1, 2011

Article in the Green Bulletin Vol.2, No.1, November, 2011 (UC IPM Program). See pages 4 and 5:

Alternative Turf Demonstration Project (.pdf)

August 6, 2011

Harvest Day Turf Presentation

June 11, 2011

A River-Friendly Landscaping event was held for the public at the Turf site.

February 16, 2011

Sustainable Turf Meeting

This meeting was organized by UC Cooperative Extension and the Calif. Center for Urban Horticulture as part of the River-Friendly Landscaping grant from US EPA, administered by the Sacramento County Dept. of Water Resources.

PDFs of most of the presentations from the February 16, 2011 meeting can be viewed by clicking on the links below.


Intro to River-Friendly Landscaping

Soil Preparation

Minimizing Weeds

Alternative Turf Species

Water Ordinance

Local Incentives

Irrigation Management Based on ET

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