Practical Golf Course Maintenance: The Magic of Greenkeeping, Second Edition / Edition 2

Practical Golf Course Maintenance: The Magic of Greenkeeping, Second Edition / Edition 2

by Gordon Witteveen, Michael Bavier
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471475823

ISBN-13: 9780471475828

Pub. Date: 12/30/2004

Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated

Practical Golf Course Maintenance, Second Edition is a revision of the bestselling golf course maintenance book that offers uniquely practical, applied, non-technical advice for maintaining and operating a golf course. Practical information, presented in a step-by-step format, includes critical advice on maintaining consistent bunkers, sand topdressing and

Overview

Practical Golf Course Maintenance, Second Edition is a revision of the bestselling golf course maintenance book that offers uniquely practical, applied, non-technical advice for maintaining and operating a golf course. Practical information, presented in a step-by-step format, includes critical advice on maintaining consistent bunkers, sand topdressing and aerifying, and mowing techniques for greens, fairways and tees, and much more. It features a section devoted to the management operations of golf courses.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471475828
Publisher:
Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/30/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
7.24(w) x 10.16(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword.

Preface.

Acknowledgments.

1. Cutting Greens.

2. Cutting Tees.

3. Fairways.

4. The Rough.

5. Sand Bunkers and Their Maintenance.

6. Water.

7. Fertilizer.

8. Topdressing.

9. Aerating, Spiking and Verticutting

10. Spraying.

11. Flagsticks and Tee Markers.

12. Drainage.

13. Seeding, Sodding and Sprigging

14. Golfer Traffic and Paths.

15. Rules of Golf that Affect Maintenance

16. Trees 

17. Landscaping 

18. Managing People.

19. Budgeting for Tools and Machinery

20. The Turf Care Center.

21. Greenkeeping Common Sense

22. Job Descriptions

Index.

About the Authors.

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