Fundamentals of tropical turf management / G. Wiecko.

This book presents basic turf management subjects, applicable to tropical climates in a simple and direct way that can be easily understood by readers from diverse cultures. It is liberally illustrated with line drawings and photographs, to aid understanding of key concepts, processes and relationsh...

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Main Author: Wiecko, G. (Greg)
Language:English
Published: Wallingford, UK ; Cambridge, MA : CABI Pub., [2006], ©2006.
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Physical Description:vii, 205 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Format: Book
Contents:
  • Introduction to turf-grasses
  • Turf-grass species
  • Soil
  • Turf-grass establishment
  • Turf nutrition and fertilization
  • Mowing
  • Irrigation
  • Turf cultivation, compaction and thatch
  • Golf-course maintenance
  • Sports turf
  • Pests.