Jack Eggens Memorial Tribute


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The life and career of legendary Canadian turfgrass educator and University of Guelph Professor Emeritus Dr. Jack L. Eggens. Dr. Jack, as he was known to his many students, was a key figure in the development of the turfgrass program at the University of Guelph and founder of the annual Turf Managers Short Course. He is best remembered for his enthusiastic and entertaining teaching style that had a significant and lasting impact on the many students he taught over the course of his career. Originally presented at the Ontario Turfgrass Symposium at the University of Guelph on February 19, 2014.