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Monographic Author(s):Turgeon, Alfred J.
Monograph Title:Turfgrass Management, 1991.
Volume Editors:Maes, Raeia
Publishing Information:Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, Inc., Simon & Schuster
# of Pages:428
Collation:x, 418 pp.
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Keywords:TIC Keywords: Turfgrasses; Cultural methods
Abstract/Contents:Includes: Preface; Introduction (Careers in Turf; Turf Quality; Turfgrass Management; and Questions); Growth and Development (The Grass Plant; Germination and Seedling Development; Leaf Formation; Turfgrass Stems; Tillering; Turfgrass Roots; Inflorescence; Metabolism; and Questions); Turfgrass Species (Turfgrass Climatic Adaptation; Characterization of Turfgrasses; Criteria for Selecting Turfgrass Species; and Questions); The Turfgrass Environment (Atmospheric Environment; Edaphic Environment; Biotic Environment; and Questions); Primary Cultural Practices (Mowing; Fertilization; Irrigation; and Questions); Supplementary Cultural Practices (Cultivation; Rolling; Topdressing; Matting; Wetting Agents; Turf Colorants; and Questions); Pest Management (Pesticides; Weed Control; Disease Control; Nematode Control; Insect Control; Controlling Large-Animal Pests; and Questions); Propagation (Site Preparation; Turfgrass Selection; Planting Procedures; Postplanting Culture; Renovation; Temporary Winter Turfs; and Questions); Cultural Systems (Cultural Intensity; Growth Factors; Levels of Supply; Limiting Factors; Cultural Intensity Selection; and Questions); Glossary; Appendices (Conversion Tables; Calibration (Sprayer Calibration; and Spreader Calibration); and Common and Chemical Names of Pesticides Used in Turf); and Index.
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Subject Headings:
Turf management; Turfgrasses; Gräser; Rasen; Græsplæne; Plænegræsser; Dyrkning; Planteformering; Planteværn; Rekreative områder; Turf; Lawn grasses; Cultivation; Plant propagation; Plant protection; Recreational areas; 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:"Illustrations by Floyd Giles"
Includes world map on front endpapers
Includes pictures, color on back endpapers
Lines drawings
Annotation from Turfgrass History and Literature: Lawns, Sports, and Golf, by James B Beard, Harriet J. Beard and James C Beard:"This revision contains minor changes, such as a pesticide update." 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. 1991. Turfgrass Management. Maes, Raeia (ed.) Third. ed. x, 418 pp. Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, Inc., Simon & Schuster.
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