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Golfdom: Turfgrass breeders at Texas A&M University develop drought-tolerant grass

By Golfdom Staff |  January 12, 2018 The Turfgrass Producers of Texas launched a new website dedicated to TamStar to serve as a resource for industry professionals and homeowners regarding TamStar St. Augustine, a new drought-tolerant, low-water-use grass developed by turfgrass breeders at Texas A&M University. Specifically, the website offers research and information about TamStar’s benefits, installation, maintenance and where to…
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Website Launch for Drought Tolerant TamStar™ St. Augustinegrass

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 11, 2017, Bay City, Texas: TamStar™ St. Augustine is a new drought tolerant, low water use grass developed by turfgrass breeders at Texas A&M University. A new website dedicated to TamStar at tamstargrass.com, was launched recently by the Turfgrass Producers of Texas to serve as a resource for industry professionals and…
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Aggie Turfgrass program, field day highlights latest green industry technology

Dr. Ambika Chandra, Texas A&M AgriLife Research turfgrass breeder in Dallas, discusses her sustainable turfgrass study during the recent field day at College Station. (Texas A&M AgriLife photo by Kay Ledbetter)

Aggie Life TODAY, October 2017

Release of TamStar highlighted in recap of turfgrass field day at Texas A&M University in Dallas. The drought tolerant grass is called an “innovation”.

https://today.agrilife.org/2017/10/13/aggie-turfgrass-program-field-day-highlights-latest-green-industry-technology/