Hands-On Horticulture Day

Date and Time


The Guelph Turfgrass Institute, University of Guelph


High school students and teachers are invited to the University of Guelph to explore plant identification, physiology, and management at the facilities of the Guelph Turfgrass Institute. Participate in various hands-on activities and interact with industry experts, including special guest speakers Rob Heggie, Head Grounds Keeper at Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment and Ben Cullen, gardener extraordinaire and weekly columnist in the Toronto Star. 

This day-long event is well suited for the priorities and requirements of Horticulture and Landscaping SHSM majors and the Green Industries program. BBQ lunch provided.

Due to high demand this event is now full. Please email oacliasn@uoguelph.ca to be added to the wait list.