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Material Type:Book
Monographic Author(s):Turgeon, Alfred J.
Monograph Title:Turfgrass Management, 1985.
Publishing Information:Reston, Virginia: Reston Publishing Company, Inc., Prentice-Hall Company
# of Pages:424
Collation:viii, 416 pp.
Related Web URL:https://books.google.com/books?id=a24lAQAAMAAJ&hl=en
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Keywords:TIC Keywords: Disease control; Employment; Developmental stages; Growth period; Turfgrasses; Cultural methods; Pest control; Propagation; Site preparation; Weed control; Renovation; Climate; Choice of species; Environmental factors
Abstract/Contents:Overviews the "features of turfgrass ecosystems, interactions between ecosystem components, and principles of management" for beginning students of turfgrass management. Includes chapters on: Careers in turf; Turf quality; Turfgrass management; Growth and development of grass plants; Turfgrass species; Environmental factors; Cultural practices; Pest and disease management; Propagation; Site preparation; Renovation; and Cultural systems.
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Subject Headings:
Turf management; Turfgrasses; Pelouses -- Entretien; Pelouses
See Also:See also other editions of this work; search as MCODE=TURGE to isolate these records as a set in Power Search or: see records related to TURGE
Note:"Illustrated by Floyd Giles"
Includes "Index"; pp. 407-416
Includes world map on front endpapers
Includes pictures, color on back endpapers
Line drawings
Annotation from Turfgrass History and Literature: Lawns, Sports, and Golf, by James B Beard, Harriet J. Beard and James C Beard:"This revision has some changes, especially in the drawings." p. 368
Beard Section Heading:Bibliography of books/monographs on turfgrass culture
Annotation from
Golf Course Design,
by Geoffrey S. Cornish and Michael J. Hurdzan:
"Constantly improved and updated through five editions, this extensive reference source covers every aspect of turfgrass science for beginning students at college level together with professionals in the field. It is known as an influential work." p. 125
Cornish & Hurdzan Ratings:M4
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Turgeon, Alfred J. 1985. Turfgrass Management. Revised. ed. viii, 416 pp. Reston, Virginia: Reston Publishing Company, Inc., Prentice-Hall Company.
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