Golf turf management / L.B. (Bert) McCarty.

Golf Turf Management provides information on major agronomic and economic topics related to building and maintaining a viable golf course.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: McCarty, L. B. (Lambert Blanchard), 1958- (Author)
Published: Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, [2018]
Physical Description:xxviii, 732 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color map ; 29 cm
Format: Book
  • Turfgrasses for golf courses. Turfgrasses
  • Turfgrass physiology and environmental stresses
  • Soil management practices. Soil chemical properties
  • Soil physical and drainage properties
  • Golf course construction and establishment practices. Golf course construction and renovation
  • Turfgrass establishment and 'grow-in"
  • Turfgrass fertilization and water management. Plant nutrition and turf fertilizers
  • Water management
  • Turfgrass management practices. Turf cultural practices
  • Managing greens and tees
  • Pest management and control practices. Integrated pest management
  • Turfgrass diseases and nematodes
  • Turfgrass insects
  • Turfgrass weeds and PGR use
  • Pesticide use and calibration
  • Budgeting practices. Budgets and personnel management
  • Useful mathematics and metric conversion.