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Monographic Author(s):Turgeon, Alfred J.
Author Affiliation:Professor, Turfgrass Management, Department of Agronomy, Penn State University
Monograph Title:Turfgrass Management, 2005.
Volume Editors:Yarnell, Debbie
Publishing Information:Upper Saddle River, New Jersy: Pearson Prentice Hall, Pearson Education, Inc.
# of Pages:438
Collation:xi, 415 pp., [12] plates
Related Web URL:https://www.pearson.com/us/higher-education/product/Turgeon-Turfgrass-Management-7th-Edition/9780131140004.html
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Keywords:TIC Keywords: Turfgrasses; Maintenance; Career growth; Plant physiology; Adaptation; Choice of species; Environmental factors; Cultural methods; Pest control; Turfgrass establishment; Maintenance intensity
Abstract/Contents:Includes: [Dedication]; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction (History of Turf; The Turfgrass Industry; Careers in Turf; Turf Quality; Turfgrass Management; and Questions); Growth and Development (The Grass Plant; Germination and Seedling Development; Leaf Formation; Turfgrass Stems; Tillering; Turfgrass Roots; Inflorescence; Seasonal Growth Variation; Bioenergetics and Metabolism; Antioxidants; Phytohormones; and Questions); Turfgrass Species (Turfgrass Climatic Adaptation; Characterization of Turfgrasses; Turfgrass Leaf Anatomy and Morphology; Criteria for Selecting Turfgrass Species; and Questions); The Turfgrass Environment (Atmospheric Environment; Edaphic Environment; The Biotic Environment; and Questions); Primary Cultural Practices (Mowing; Fertilization; Irrigation; and Questions); Supplementary Cultural Practices (Cultivation; Rolling; Topdressing; Matting; Wetting Agents; Turf Colorants; Plant Growth Regulation; Biostimulants; and Questions); Pest Management (Pesticides; Weed Control; Disease Control; Nematode Control; Insect Control; Controlling Large-Animal Pests; and Questions); Propagation (Site Preparation; Turfgrass Selection; Postplanting Culture; Renovation; Temporary Winter Turfs; and Questions); Cultural Systems (Cultural Intensity; Growth Factors; Levels of Supply; Limiting Factors; Cultural Intensity Selection; and Questions); Appendices (Conversion Tables; Calibration (Sprayer Calibration; and Spreader Calibration); and Common and Chemical Names of Pesticides Used in Turf); Glossary; and Index.
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Subject Headings:
Turf management; Turfgrasses; turf; lawn grasses; cultural methods; cultivation; weed control; pest control; pesticides; Pelouses -- Entretien; Pelouses; C├ęspedes -- Conservaci├│n; C├ęspedes
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Note:Also available as a WebBook, ISBN 0131288601, by SafariX.
Partial reprint appears in "Sportowe nawierzchnie trawiaste", Vol. 11, 2005, p. 6-7, with variant title Historia murawy wg Alfreda Turgeona, translated by Karol Wolski
Includes world map on front endpapers
Line drawings
Pictures, color
Annotation from Turfgrass History and Literature: Lawns, Sports, and Golf, by James B Beard, Harriet J. Beard and James C Beard:"An updated revision." p. 368
Beard Section Heading:Bibliography of books/monographs on turfgrass culture
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Turgeon, Alfred J. 2005. Turfgrass Management. Yarnell, Debbie (ed.) Seventh. ed. xi, 415 pp., [12] plates. Upper Saddle River, New Jersy: Pearson Prentice Hall, Pearson Education, Inc.
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