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Author(s):Bocher, Lori Ward
Author Affiliation:Freelance Writer
Title:Cover greens, remove ice: Wisconsin course saves turf from winter beating
Section:Wisconsin
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Source:Turf: Central. Vol. 5, No. 2, February 1994, p. 28-29, 31.
# of Pages:3
Publishing Information:St. Johnsbury, VT: NEF Publishing Co.
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Golf greens; Ice; Winter; Protection
Abstract/Contents:Talks about the importance of covering greens. To combat ice and the dead grass it creates, green covers were used on three greens that usually were damaged after winter. The cover acts as a mini-greenhouse and gives a good headstart in the Spring. This particular golf club covers about 18 greens and 9 tees in a three day period. This process was said to be very labor intensive but worth the cost.
Language:English
References:0
Note:Pictures, b/w
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Bocher, L. W. 1994. Cover greens, remove ice: Wisconsin course saves turf from winter beating. Turf: Centr. 5(2):p. 28-29, 31.
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