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Jennifer Grant

Senior Extension Associate

IPM
(315) 787-2353

Grant is Director of the NYS Integrated Pest Management Program. The program minimizes environmental, health, and economic risks of pest management. Grant's specialty is low-impact pest management practices for turfgrass.

Research Focus

Grant researches low-impact pest management practices for turfgrass, and how IPM systems work on golf course, school grounds and home lawns.

Outreach and Extension Focus

Grant extends information on low-impact pest management practices for turfgrass, and how IPM systems work on golf courses, school grounds, parks and home lawns.

Awards and Honors

  • Outstanding Accomplishments in Extension/Outreach Team Award (2017) Cornell College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Presentations and Activities

  • Golf IPM in the Field. NYS Parks Golf Course IPM Training. 2017. NYS Office of Parks . multiple.
  • Review if Insect Pests and Golf Course Pollinators. NYS Parks Golf Training. 2017. NYS Office of Parks . multiple.
  • Turfgrass IPM. Cornell Applied Entomology Class, . October 2017. Cornell Univ. Ithaca, NY.
  • NYSTA's Winning Fields Turf Conference. NYSTA's Winning Fields Turf Conference. October 2017. NYSTA. Delhi, NY.
  • IPM in Sustainability. Cornell Sustainability class. September 2017. Cornell Univ. Ithaca, NY.
  • Golf Course IPM. Cornell Field Course. June 2017. Cornell Univ.
  • The NYS IPM Program. Cornell IPM Class: CSS/ENT 4440. April 2017. Cornell Univ. Ithaca, NY.
  • The Environmental Impact Quotient (EIQ): Practical Applications for Turfgrass Management. LIGCSA conference. January 2017. Long Island Golf Course Superintendednts Associatio. Farmingdale, NY.
  • IPM by the Book: A virtual tour of Cornell’s new turfgrass resources. NSLGA Conference. January 2017. Nassau Suffolk Landscape Gardeners. Hauppauge, NY.
  • IPM and Sustainability. State Agency Sustainability Group Meeting. January 2017. State Agency Sustainability Group. Albany, NY.