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Turfgrass Science and Management / Edition 4
     

Turfgrass Science and Management / Edition 4

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by Robert Emmons
 

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ISBN-10: 1418013307

ISBN-13: 9781418013301

Pub. Date: 05/03/2007

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Turfgrass Science and Management, fourth edition,is a comprehensive look at the turfgrass industry. It is designed to give students a broad overview of the industry, dealing with subjects from soils and business management practices, through drainage technology. Also included are the use of water, fertilization, pest control, and mowing techniques. Golf course

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Turfgrass Science and Management, fourth edition,is a comprehensive look at the turfgrass industry. It is designed to give students a broad overview of the industry, dealing with subjects from soils and business management practices, through drainage technology. Also included are the use of water, fertilization, pest control, and mowing techniques. Golf course management and career trends have also been included to this updated edition.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781418013301
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
05/03/2007
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
592
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents


Preface. Acknowledgments. Chapter 1: The Turfgrass Industry. Chapter 2: Introduction to Turfgrass. Chapter 3: Warm Season Grasses. Chapter 4: Cool Season Grasses. Chapter 5: Introduction to Soils. Chapter 6: Soil Modification. Chapter 7: Soil Chemistry. Chapter 8: Soil Testing. Chapter 9: Establishment. Chapter 10: Fertilization. Chapter 11: Mowing. Chapter 12: Water and Irrigation. Chapter 13: Pesticides. Chapter 14: Weeds. Chapter 15: Insect. Chapter 16: Turfgrass Diseases. Chapter 17: Integrated Pest Management. Chapter 18: Other Turfgrass Problems. Chapter 19: Improving Unsatisfactory Turf. Chapter 20: Golf Course Management. Chapter 21: Lawns and Other Turf Areas. Chapter 22: Sports Turf. Chapter 23: Business Management Practices. Chapter 24: Turfgrass Calculations. Appendix A: Conversion Tables. Appendix B: Sprayer Calibration. Appendix C: Spreader Calibration. Appendix D: Identification of Grasses by Vegetative Characteristics. Appendix E: Seed Identification. Glossary. Bibliography. Index.

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