UAS Applications for Turfgrass Management

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Dr. Dale Bremer is a Professor in the Department of Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources at Kansas State University. His current responsibilities include research in turfgrass science, teaching graduate and undergraduate courses in horticulture, advising graduate students in their master’s and doctoral programs, and advising undergraduate students in turf-related curriculums. He also serves as the departmental Director of Graduate Programs.

Dale received a B.S. in Agronomy in 1985 at the University of Nebraska at Lincoln and a M.S. in 1994 and Ph.D. in 1998 in Agronomy at Kansas State University. Dr. Bremer’s research interests include, among other things, water conservation, environmental plant stress issues, greenhouse gas emissions, and of course unmanned aircraft systems applications in turfgrass.

Here he discusses applications for golf course management.



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