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6 edition of Turfgrass Management (8th Edition) found in the catalog.

Turfgrass Management (8th Edition)

by A. J. Turgeon

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Published by Prentice Hall .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages436
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7339417M
ISBN 100132236168
ISBN 109780132236164

  This video highlights the five cultural practices needed for proper integrated pest management in turfgrass: (1) mowing, (2) fertilization, (3) irrigation, (4) cultivation, and (5) pesticide. Websites UGA-affiliated sites. Turf at UGA This site contains detailed information and growing recommendations for species of turfgrass, and provides links to relevant publications from Extension and researchers, turfgrass management courses and other sites.. Turfgrass Breeding at UGA Briefly summarizes turfgrass varieties and Georgia's turfgrass production.

Bert McCarty is a Professor of Horticulture specializing in turfgrass science and management at Clemson University in Clemson, South Carolina (USA). Previously, he held a similar position at the University of Florida. He has published numerous articles dealing with all phases of turfgrass management and is an oft requested speaker. All types of grass are not created equal. As a turfgrass manager, its your job to know more than the basics of fertilization and watering. Get up-to-date information on efficient and environmentally sensitive management practices and build technical skills to oversee complex irrigation systems.

turfgrass management. The range of activities, including cultural practices, for establishing and sustaining turf at a desired level of quality. ball roll. average distance a golf ball rolls upon being released to a turf surface. sheath. lower portion that is tightly rolled or folded around main axis of shoot. book, Turf Management for Golf Courses, and the Bert McCarty et al. book, Best Golf Course Management Practices, are also excel-lent for understanding and practicing the agronomic practices necessary for sports field management. For basic field construction and mainte-nance questions I usually refer to Puhalla, Krans, and Goatley, Sports Fields File Size: KB.


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