Turfgrass Management

Turfgrass Management

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For one/two-semester introductory undergraduate courses in Turfgrass Management in departments of Agronomy and Horticulture.This generously-illustrated book covers important features of turfgrass systems, interactions between system components, and principles of turfgrass management. Designed for either formal or informal instruction, it attempts to unlock some of the mysteries of turf and establish the role of cultural interventions for achieving specific objectives.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 400 pages
  • 182.9 x 237.2 x 20.3mm | 762.05g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • 6th edition
  • Illustrations (some col.), col. map
  • 0130278238
  • 9780130278234

Table of contents

1. Introduction. 2. Growth and Development. 3. Turfgrass Species. 4. The Turfgrass Environment. 5. Primary Cultural Practices. 6. Supplementary Cultural Practices. 7. Pest Management. 8. Propagation. 9. Cultural Systems. Appendix 1. Conversion Tables. Appendix 2. Calibration. Appendix 3. Common and Chemical Names of Pesticides Used in Turf. Glossary. References. Index.show more

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