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Research Project: National Turfgrass Evaluation Program

Location: Floral and Nursery Plants Research

Project Number: 8020-21000-066-00-D
Project Type: In-House Appropriated

Start Date: Oct 1, 2013
End Date: Sep 30, 2018

Objective:
The objectives of the National Evaluation Program (NTEP) are to develop and coordinate uniform evaluation trials of turfgrass varieties and experimental selections in the United States and Canada.

Approach:
Cooperate with university and private industry personnel in establishing, maintaining and collecting data from turfgrass trials. The NTEP will be responsible for the summarization and distribution of data collected.