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Author(s):Gelernter, Wendy; Stowell, Larry J.
Author Affiliation:PACE Turfgrass Research Institute, San Diego, California
Title:Summer stress management for 2003
Source:PACE Insights. Vol. 9, No. 5, 2003, p. 1-4.
# of Pages:4
Publishing Information:San Diego, California: PACE Turfgrass Institute
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Stress; Aeration; Soil salinity; Summer maintenance; Trinexapac-ethyl; Golf greens; Poa annua; Agrostis; Mowing height; Heat stress; Drought stress; Application timing; Pesticides; Irrigation; Temperatures; Canopy temperature; Warm season turfgrasses; Fans; Blowers; Nitrogen; Nitrogen fertilizers; Toxicity; Soil testing; Cool season turfgrasses; Fungicides; DMI fungicides; Syringing
Abstract/Contents:Describes various aspects of summer stress, including heat and drought stress. Lists symptoms of heat stress and discusses the critical role of turf canopy temperature. Discusses preventive cooling strategies that lower the temperatures in the turf canopy and lists components of an effective preventive cooling program. Describes nitrogen toxicity and describes how to test for soil nitrogen. Discusses the effects of primo on cool season greens, including "denser, finer and darker green turf, as well as overall improved quality". Profiles demethylation inhibitors (DMIs) and how they can help alleviate symptoms of summer stress.
Note:Pictures, color
See Also:Other items relating to: Summertime Blues

Other items relating to: Syringing

Other items relating to: Fans for cooling - golf

Other items relating to: Disasters - Drought
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Gelernter, W., and L. J. Stowell. 2003. Summer stress management for 2003. PACE Insights. 9(5):p. 1-4.
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