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Managing turfgrass pests

by Thomas L. Watschke

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Published by Lewis Publishers in Boca Raton, FL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Turfgrasses -- Weed control.,
  • Turfgrasses -- Diseases and pests -- Control.,
  • Turf management.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Thomas L. Watschke, Peter H. Dernoeden, and David J. Shetlar.
    SeriesAdvances in turfgrass science
    ContributionsDernoeden, Peter H., Shetlar, David J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB608.T87 W37 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 361 p. :
    Number of Pages361
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1086236M
    ISBN 100873719999
    LC Control Number94010164

    WEED,INSECT, and DISEASE CONTROL in TURFGRASS SC 5/16 WEED, INSECT, and DISEASE CONTROL in TURFGRASS Editor Casey Reynolds, Assistant Professor and Extension Turfgrass Specialist Authors current information on turfgrass management, pest ID and control, events such as workshops. An effective integrated pest management (IPM) program takes into consideration the biology, ecology, environment impacts, and all available treatment options. An IPM system is not difficult to adopt. Unbeknown to most turfgrass professionals, they are already utilizing some of these elements in making pest management Size: 2MB.

      This video highlights the five cultural practices needed for proper integrated pest management in turfgrass: (1) mowing, (2) fertilization, (3) irrigation, (4) cultivation, and (5) pesticide. Pest Management Strategic Plan for Turfgrass in Virginia and North Carolina () An overview that identifies a plan of action for turf maintenance on a pest by pest basis that includes best management practices for over all health and identification guides. Publications. North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual The manual has ten main.

    Integrated pest management (IPM) IPM is an effective and sustainable approach to managing PWD through a combination of methods and best practices. This methodology allows us to manage pests economically and with the least possible harm to people, animals and the environment. Destructive Turfgrass Insects. Potter, D.A. Ann Arbor Press. pages. Excellent treatment of turfgrass insect pests and their management.. ISBN Scotts Guide to the Identification of Turfgrass Diseases and Insects. The O.M. Scott & Sons Co., Marysville, Ohio. pages.


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