MWGG_LogoLawn & Land Forum

The MGG Lawn & Land Forum is a collaboration between MPAC and the Illinois Sports Turf Managers Association and supported by the North Central IPM Center to document, summarize, and improve the state of Integrated Pest Management and Natural Lawn Care policies and practices locally, regionally, and nationally. All summaries, findings, and resources developed from this forum will remain open source to turf managers, policymakers, and individuals interested in applying IPM policies and programs to their work (see

Webinar: Grass Selection


Thursday March 8th, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm CST


Webinar series at GoToWebinar


Panelists include Geoff Rinehart, University of Maryland, Dr. Thomas Voigt, University of Illinois, and Margaret Childers, Jacklin Seed

Who Should Attend

Managers of turf and other lands including those of park and school districts, municipalities, policymakers, non-profits, and corporate campuses.


Planting the right plant in the right place plays a large role in the success of a natural lawn care (NLC) or integrated pest management (IPM) program.  For this webinar, Geoff Rinehart, former coordinator of the Grass Roots Initiative of the U.S. National Arboretum, Thomas Voigt, researcher of low-input turfgrass varieties, and Margaret Childers of seed distributor Jacklin Seed cover the cool-season grasses that will jump-start your NLC/IPM program this spring.

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More Questions

Contact Ryan Anderson at or 773-878-8245

Thanks To

The North Central IPM Center for funding this forum.