Handbook of Turfgrass Management and Physiology: 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Handbook of Turfgrass Management and Physiology

1st Edition

Edited by Mohammad Pessarakli

CRC Press

720 pages

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Hardback: 9780849370694
pub: 2007-10-09
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pub: 2007-10-09
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A multibillion dollar industry that has tripled in the last ten years, turfgrass management plays an important role in landscaping, golf courses, and other sports surfaces. Proper management and cultural practices are crucial for the performance of these versatile grasses, creating a demand among scientists, researchers, and industry professionals

Table of Contents

Turfgrass Management/Maintenance Related Issues. Turfgrasses Growth, Management, and Cultural Practices. Sports-Turf Management. Turfgrass Growth Regulators: Promoters and Inhibitors. Turfgrass Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology. Turfgrass Growth Disorders, Pathology, Diseases, and Turf Disease Management and Control. Turfgrass Integrated Pest Management. Turfgrass Management and Physiological Responses under Environmental Stress Conditions. Turfgrass Management and Physiological Issues in the Future. Index


Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Botany
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Agriculture / General
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Environmental / General