Turfgrass Management / Edition 7

Turfgrass Management / Edition 7

by A. J. Turgeon
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131140000

ISBN-13: 9780131140004

Pub. Date: 05/11/2004

Publisher: Prentice Hall

This book unlocks some of the mysteries of turf and establishes the role of cultural interventions for achieving specific objectives.

Starting with history of turf and the turfgrass industry, this book provides new information on species, pesticides, PGRs, and other materials used in turfgrass management. It also discusses pesticides and pest management;

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Overview

This book unlocks some of the mysteries of turf and establishes the role of cultural interventions for achieving specific objectives.

Starting with history of turf and the turfgrass industry, this book provides new information on species, pesticides, PGRs, and other materials used in turfgrass management. It also discusses pesticides and pest management; fertilizers; bioenergetics and metabolism, and generally focuses on the turfgrass plant and how it grows and develops into a sustainable turfgrass community.

Golf course superintendents, professional lawn care specialists, and other related professionals.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131140004
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
05/11/2004
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
6.98(w) x 9.44(h) x 0.85(d)

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction

2. Growth and Development

3. Turfgrass Species

4. The Turfgrass Environment

5. Primary Cultural Practices

6. Supplementary Cultural Practices

7. Pest Management

8. Propagation

9. Cultural Systems

Appendix 1: Conversion Tables

Appendix 2: Calibration

Appendix 3: Common and Chemical Names of Pesticides Used in Turf

References

Glossary

Index

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