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Title:Current and Planned Playing Surfaces Research in the United Kingdom
Source:NTC News. May 1988, p. 1-4.
Publishing Information:West Yorkshire: National Turfgrass Council, Harden, Bingley.
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Sports turf; Research
Abstract/Contents:Results of questionnaires on current research being conducted in the United Kingdom are presented in a tabular summary which includes: Topic of research, Research organization and contact person, Project, and Aimes of Research Project. Topics of research include: 1) standards for natural turf, 2) establishment and renovation, 3) species and cultivars, 4) mowing and other means of controlling growth, 5) fertilizing, 6) soils, drainage and soil moisture, 7) wear, 8) weed control, 9) organic matter breakdown and thatch control, 10) diseases, insect pests and earthworms, 11) semi-natural and wildflower areas, and 12) artificial turf (inc. hard porous).
See Also:This article summarized from Current and Planned Playing Surfaces Research in U.K.: Review of Replies to Questionnaire Sent to Research Workers, June 1986, R=40129. R=40129
Note:Published as an insert in The Groundsman, May 1988, v. 41:5.
Geographic Terms:United Kingdom
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Anonymous. 1988. Current and Planned Playing Surfaces Research in the United Kingdom. NTC News. p. 1-4.
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