The purpose of this organization is to serve the turf industry through education and sharing of important and useful information, ideas, and techniques and to promote integrity and professionalism in turfgrass breeding.  The corporation shall also provide for the investigation and testing of varieties for the purpose of providing education, information, and expert assistance to breeders and owners of varieties of turfgrasses for the purposes set forth in the United States Plant Variety Protection Act of 1970 and under patent laws of the United States.