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Author(s):Landschoot, Peter J.; Park, Bradley S.; McNitt, Andrew S.; Fidanza, Michael A.
Author Affiliation:Landschoot,Park, McNitt: Depatment of Crop and Soil Sciences, The Pennsylvaia State Universtiy, University Park, Pennsylvania; Fidanza: Division of Science, Berks-Leigh Valley College, The Pennsylavania State Universtiy, Reading, Pennsylvania.
Title:Effect of dazomet on annual bluegrass emergence and creeping bentgrass establishment in putting green turf
Section:Turf management
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Source:HortScience. Vol. 39, No. 6, October 2004, p. 1478-1482.
# of Pages:5
Publishing Information:Alexandria, VA: American Society for Horticultural Science
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Dazomet; Poa annua; Emergence; Agrostis stolonifera; Turfgrass establishment; Golf greens; Fumigation; Application rates; Plastic sheeting; Poa annua control; Seeding time
Abstract/Contents:"Fumigation of annual bluegrass (Poa annua L.)-infested putting greens before seeding creeping bentgrass (Agrostis stolonifera L.) prevents stand contamination due to annual bluegrass seedling emergence. Dazomet is a soil fumigant labeled for use in putting green renovation; however, limited data are available on efficacy of dazomet controlling annual bluegrass seedling emergence following surface-applications. The objectives of this study were to determine the influence of rate and plastic covering of surface-applied dazomet on annual bluegrass seedling emergence in putting green turf; and safe creeping bentgrass seeding intervals following applications of dazomet to putting green surfaces. Treatments were applied in late summer to the surface of a 20-year-old stand of turf maintained as a putting green and plots were watered immediately after application and throughout each test period. Plastic-covered dazomet treatments had fewer annual bluegrass seedlings than noncovered dazomet treatments. Three plastic-covered dazomet treatments (291, 340, and 388 kg·ha-1) provided complete control of annual bluegrass seedlings during 2000 and 2001. None of the noncovered dazomet treatments provided complete control of annual bluegrass seedling emergence. Results of the seeding interval experiment revealed that creeping bentgrass seedling development was not inhibited in both plastic-covered and noncovered dazomet treatments, when seeded 8, 10, 13, and 16 d after dazomet was applied to the turf surface. Results of this study demonstrate that dazomet, applied at rates ≥ 291 kg·ha-1to the surface of a putting green in summer and covered with plastic for 7 d, can control annual bluegrass seedling emergence."
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Landschoot, P. J., B. S. Park, A. S. McNitt, and M. A. Fidanza. 2004. Effect of dazomet on annual bluegrass emergence and creeping bentgrass establishment in putting green turf. HortScience. 39(6):p. 1478-1482.
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DOI: 10.21273/HORTSCI.39.6.1478
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