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Handbook of Turfgrass Management and Physiology

Handbook / Manual

Series: Books in Soils, Plants, and the Environment Series

Edited By: Mohammad Pessarakli

CRC Press

Hardback | Sep 2007 | #168113 | ISBN-13: 9780849370694
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Increased demand for the use of turfgrass in recreational areas such as golf courses, athletic fields, and parklands has led to the creation of a multi-billion dollar industry and one of America's fastest growing agricultural businesses. This text provides a comprehensive, single-source reference to the issues and concerns related to turfgrass management and physiology. Contributions by leading scientists, specialists, and researchers provide an authoritative, up-to-date, and wide-ranging collection of material.


Evolution and Benefits of Turfgrass and Turfgrass Industry. Turfgrasses Growth, Management and Cultural Practices. Sports Turf Management. Turfgrass Growth Regulators: Growth Promoters and Growth Inhibitors. Turfgrass Breeding, Genetics, andBiotechnology. Turfgrass Pathology, Diseases, and Turf Disease Management and Control. Turfgrass Integrated Pest Management. Turfgrass Physiological Responses under Environmental Stress Conditions. Turfgrass Management and Physiological Issues in theFuture.

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