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Author(s):Beard, James B
Author Affiliation:Editor, TURFAX, and International Sports Turf Institute Inc., 1812 Shadowood, College Station, TX 77840
Title:[Sugar applications to turfgrass]
Column Name:Ask Dr. Beard
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Source:TURFAX. Vol. 6, No. 3, May/June 1998, p. 8.
# of Pages:1
Publishing Information:Ann Arbor, MI: Ann Arbor Press
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Sugars; Agrostis stolonifera; Foliar uptake; Pros and cons
Abstract/Contents:Discusses the practice of applying sugar to turfgrass. Summarizes research demonstrating the ability of turfgrass to absorb carbohydrates in sugar, and details conditions under which sugar application may be beneficial. Notes the need for further research on the effects of sugar application.
Note:Record is reprinted in The Florida Green, Fall 1998, pg. 62, "Plants have a sweet tooth too."
See Also:Other items relating to: Foliar Feeding & Uptake
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Beard, J. B. 1998. [Sugar applications to turfgrass]. TURFAX. 6(3):p. 8.
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