Full TGIF Record # 171710
Item 1 of 1
Web URL(s):http://archive.lib.msu.edu/tic/updat/article/2004nov6.pdf
    Last checked: 12/22/2010
    Requires: PDF Reader
Publication Type:
Author(s):Trusty, Steve; Trusty, Suz
Author Affiliation:Partners, Trusty and Associates, Council bluffs, IA
Title:Prepare for the worst
Source:Update [New Jersey]. Vol. 4, No. 6, November/December 2004, p. 6.
# of Pages:1
Publishing Information:Pennsville, NJ: Sports Field Managers Association of New Jersey
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Aeration; Air movement; Fall fertilization; Mowing height; Overseeding; Preventive control; Protective covers; Thatch control; Winterizing
Abstract/Contents:Discusses field maintenance practices for winter preparation, advising to "aerate turf to reduce compaction"; "remove excess thatch"; "lower mowing heights late in the season to reduce surface injury from traffic and to reduce disease susceptibility"; "apply preventive fungicide for snow molds"; and "check turf and soil conditions frequently." Concludes that "a competent, vigilant sports turf manager is the greatest factor in winter field survival."
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Trusty, S., and S. Trusty. 2004. Prepare for the worst. Update [New Jersey]. 4(6):p. 6.
Fastlink to access this record outside TGIF: https://tic.msu.edu/tgif/flink?recno=171710
If there are problems with this record, send us feedback about record 171710.
Choices for finding the above item:
Web URL(s):
    Last checked: 12/22/2010
    Requires: PDF Reader
Find Item @ MSU
MSU catalog number: b7874780
Request through your local library's inter-library loan service (bring or send a copy of this TGIF record)