 
Material Type:  Book 
Monographic Author(s):  Agnew, Michael L.; Christians, Nick E. 
Author Affiliation:  Ph.D. and Iowa State University 
Monograph Title:  The Mathematics of Turfgrass Maintenance, 1992. 
Publishing Information:  Lawrence, Kansas: Golf Course Superintendents Association of America 
Edition:  Revised 
# of Pages:  76 
Collation:  iii, 11  112, 21  210, 31  318, 41  410, 51  56, 61  66, 71  74, 81  87 
Keywords:  TIC Keywords: Irrigation rates; Fertilization; Seeding rate; Pesticide application; Mathematical equations

Abstract/Contents:  Includes: Introduction; Area Measurement Calculations (Geometric Figures; Offset method; Modified Offset Method; and Compensating Polar Planimeter); Volume Calculations (Geometric Figures; Measuring the Volume of Topdressing, Sand or Soil; and Measuring the Volume of Liquids); Fertilizer Calculations (Fertilizer Terminology; Calculations Involving Dry Fertilizers; Calculations Involving Liquid Fertilizers; and Calculating Costs of Fertilizers); Pesticide Calculations (Pesticide Terminology; Calculations Involving Dry Pesticides; Calculations of Cost Per lb. A.I.; Calculations Involving Liquid Pesticides; and Calculating Costs of Pesticides); Irrigation Calculations (Irrigation Terminology; Calculating Total Water Use; and Calculating Costs of Water); Seeding Rate Calculations (Seeding Terminology; Percentage of Pure Live Seed; and Calculating Cost Per Pound PLS); Conversion Factors (Weight Measures; Square Measures; Cubic Measures; Volumes (Dry); Volumes (Liquid); Linear Measures; Dilutions; Miscellaneous Weights and Measures; and Approximate Rates of Application Equivalents); and Appendix (Answers for Section I; Answers for Section II; Answers for Section III; Answers for Section IV; Answers for Section V; and Answers for Section VI). 
Library of Congress Subject Headings:  Turf management  Mathematics  Handbooks, manuals, etc; Pelouses  Entretien  Mathématiques 
Language:  English 
References:  0 
See Also:  See also earlier edition, 196X, R=301016. R=301016
See also earlier edition, 197X, R=33386. R=33386
See also earlier edition, 198X, R=103124. R=103124
See also later edition, 1997, R=41301. R=41301
See also later edition, 2000, R=64874. R=64874
See also later edition, 2008, R=132575. R=132575 
Note:  "Prepared for Members of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America" "Revised November 1992" Figures Tables 
Annotation from Turfgrass History and Literature: Lawns, Sports, and Golf, by James B Beard, Harriet J. Beard and James C Beard:  "A revision of the instructional booklet on mathematical calculations typically encountered in golf course operations. Sections on topdressing and irrigation have been added. It was prepared in coordination with a oneday seminar presentation." p. 146 
Beard Section Heading:  Bibliography of books/monographs on turfgrass culture 
 ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop ScienceLike  may be incomplete): Agnew, Michael L. 1992. The Mathematics of Turfgrass Maintenance. Revised. ed. iii, 11  112, 21  210, 31  318, 41  410, 51  56, 61  66, 71  74, 81  87. Lawrence, Kansas: Golf Course Superintendents Association of America. 
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