Golf Course Turf Management: Tools and Techniques / Edition 1

Golf Course Turf Management: Tools and Techniques / Edition 1

by Danny Quast, Wayne Otto
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071410074

ISBN-13: 9780071410076

Pub. Date: 10/21/2003

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Inspired by the author's long-running seminar "Golf Course Maintenance for the Club Manager," this reference offers a wealth of common sense, practical solutions and tips to golf course superintendents and other turf management professionals.  See more details below

Overview

Inspired by the author's long-running seminar "Golf Course Maintenance for the Club Manager," this reference offers a wealth of common sense, practical solutions and tips to golf course superintendents and other turf management professionals.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071410076
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
10/21/2003
Pages:
520
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.71(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1The Putting Green1
Ch. 2The Teeing Ground17
Ch. 3Fairways27
Ch. 4The Rough53
Ch. 5Trees on the Golf Course61
Ch. 6Bunkers89
Ch. 7Marking the Golf Course103
Ch. 8Car Paths and Roads109
Ch. 9Irrigation and Drainage117
Ch. 10Soil and Water Testing139
Ch. 11Fertilizer and Nutrition153
Ch. 12Cultivation183
Ch. 13Weeds Found in Turf and Landscapes195
Ch. 14Topdressing275
Ch. 15Best Management Practices (BMP)285
Ch. 16Best Management Practices and Integrated Pest Management297
Ch. 17Plant Growth Regulators323
Ch. 18Insect Problems and Insecticides Used in Turf329
Ch. 19Basic Chemical and Pesticide Principles385
Ch. 20Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary447
Ch. 21Communication457
Ch. 22Golf Course Budget467
Ch. 23The Turf Care Center485
References511
Index515

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