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Author(s):Stier, John
Author Affiliation:Professor and Chair, Department of Horticulture, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Title:Managing shaded turf, part II: Better success through research
Section:Gazing in the grass
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Source:The Grass Roots. Vol. 38, No. 5, September/October 2009, p. 5-7, 9-11.
Publishing Information:Madison, WI: Wisconsin Golf Course Superintendents Association.
# of Pages:6
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Evapotranspiration; Golf greens; Irrigation systems; Leaf area index; Light quality; Mowing height; Photosynthesis; Research priorities; Shade assessment; Shade stress; Weather stations; Wind
Abstract/Contents:Provides tips that may help in managing shaded turf, focusing on maximizing the leaf tissue area, fungicide application, sufficient wind movement, and having a good irrigation system. States that "the amount of sunlight is a critical factor driving ET [evapotranspiration] rates" and discusses tree removal and the potential for achieving shade-stress free turf.
See Also:See also Part 1 "Managing shaded turf, part I: Why shaded putting greens go down in the summer" The Grass Roots, 38(4) July/August 2009, p. 5, 7 R=159374 R=159374
Note:Includes sidebar, "Eliminate guesswork when spring feeding", p. 7
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Stier, J. 2009. Managing shaded turf, part II: Better success through research. Grass Roots. 38(5):p. 5-7, 9-11.
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