Kody Key, Division Manager with Davy Tree Expert Company, was our guest speaker at Aggie Turf Club today. Kody, a 2001 Texas A&M Turgrass Science graduate, shared with the students about his experiences in the golf industry and discussed the importance of the superintendent being engaged in the financial aspects of a facility.
Students in the Texas A&M Turfgrass Science program traveled to San Diego to participate in the Golf Industry Show in early February. They set up a booth to advertise the program and participated in the John Deere Turf Bowl.
Turfgrass Science Students are participating in the Sports Turf Managers Association conference in Phoenix, AZ, January 22-25. This sort of participation is one of the many extra-curricular learning /networking opportunities available to the students. From left to right are Brett Martin, Ryan Earp, Andrew Healey, Jonathan Wolf, and Jose Diaz.
Turfgrass Science students in the SCSC 429 Turfgrass Management Systems class presented their end of semester Management Plans as the semester came to a close. Dr. Ben Wherley praised all the teams for a job well done.
Today in turf club Turfgrass Science Students Andrew Healey and John Jordan presented on their summer internship experiences. John interned at TPC Four Seasons Las Colinas golf resort near Dallas. Andrew worked with the Houston Astros grounds crew.