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Author(s):Gelernter, Wendy; Stowell, Larry
Author Affiliation:Turfgrass Reseachers, Golf Course Consultants, and Co-Owners, PACE Turf, San Diego, California
Title:Biological pest control: A realistic outlook: Having a completely organic course may not be possible, but superintendents can incorporate many environmentally friendly products and practices into their regular golf course management practices
Section:Research
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Source:Golf Course Management. Vol. 77, No. 4, April 2009, p. 110-115.
# of Pages:6
Publishing Information:Lawrence, KS: Golf Course Superintendents Association of America
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Biological pest control; Turf management; Disease control; Cultural methods; Soil moisture; Choice of cultivar; Cultivar susceptibility; Quality; Endophytes
Abstract/Contents:Discusses biological pest control, suggesting that the purpose of biological pest control is "making pest control as safe for humans and the environment as possible." Describes possible cultural methods of biological pest control, including controlling soil moisture, nitrogen content, and sand topdressing. Highlights possible benefits of "selecting the right turfgrass species." Also discusses precision turfgrass management, environmental credentials, and research data.
Language:English
References:4
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Gelernter, W., and L. Stowell. 2009. Biological pest control: A realistic outlook: Having a completely organic course may not be possible, but superintendents can incorporate many environmentally friendly products and practices into their regular golf course management practices. Golf Course Manage. 77(4):p. 110-115.
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