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The Turf Problem Solver. Case Studies and Solutions for Environmental, Cultural and Pest Problems

  • ID: 2215776
  • Book
  • January 2006
  • 256 Pages
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Proven solutions to nagging turf problems

The Turf Problem Solver is a solutions–oriented guidebook designed to help turf managers maintain optimal turf conditions. Written by two leading experts, this practical tool offers detailed advice on defining, analyzing, and solving today′s most common turf problems.

Presented in a distinguished case–based approach, The Turf Problem Solver features:

  • Real–world examples and solutions
  • Solutions for environmental, cultural, and pest and pesticide turf problems
  • Coverage of human resources issues
  • Accessible methods for evaluation, analysis, and synthesis
  • Helpful appendices providing chemical names, maps, conversion charts, and calibration guidelines
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Chapter 1. Introduction.

Case Studies.

Cycles of Inquiry.

Chapter 2. Turfgrass Problems.

Cool–season Turfgrasses.

Warm–season Turfgrasses.

Summary of Turfgrass Problems.

Chapter 3. Environmental Problems.

Atmospheric Environment.

Soil Environment.

Biotic Environment.

Summary of Environmental Problems.

Chapter 4. Cultural Problems.




Cultivation and Topdressing.

Summary of Cultural Problems.

Chapter 5. Pest and Pesticide Problems.




Large Animal Pests.

Summary of Pest and Pesticide Problems.

Chapter 6. People Problems.

Appendix 1: List of Herbicides.

Appendix 2: List of Fungicides.

Appendix 3: List of Insecticides.

Appendix 4: List of Pant Growth Regulators.



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A. J. Turgeon
J. M. Vargas Jr.
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