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Newsletter
Author(s):Gallant, Adrien
Author Affiliation:Agrologist, Hydro Agri Canada, Elmira, Ontario
Title:Turfgrass industry may benefit from Global Positioning System
Source:Turfgrass Management in the Pacific Northwest. Vol. 2, No. 3, Summer 1999, p. 39-41.
# of Pages:3
Publishing Information:Sisters, OR: Turfgrass Connections
Keywords:TIC Keywords: GPS; History; Golf course industry; Futures
Business Name:jlh
Abstract/Contents:Describes the Global Positioning System (GPS) and its history. Also describes the applications of GPS and in the air, at sea and on land. On golf courses, GPS can provide a superintendent with a precise mapping tool to calculate acreage, for tees, greens, fairways and roughs. It can also provide an accurate fertility audit that can help with the budget. GPS also measures the soil depth, drainage and soil type. Examines future uses for GPS.
Language:English
References:0
Note:Figures
Reprinted from Turf & Recreation, January/February 1999
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Gallant, A. 1999. Turfgrass industry may benefit from Global Positioning System. Turfgrass Manage. Pac. Northwest. 2(3):p. 39-41.
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