Creeping Bentgrass Management

- Dernoeden, P: Creeping Bentgrass Management

af


Creeping Bentgrass Management
Du sparer Spar kr. 55,00 med Saxo Premium
  • Leveringstid 5-7 hverdage
  • Forventet levering 17-03-2021
Hvis du køber til medlemspris, bliver du automatisk medlem af Saxo Premium. De første 30 dage er gratis, derefter koster det 99,-/md. Medlemskabet fornyes automatisk og kan altid opsiges. Læs mere om alle fordelene her.
Format:
Bog, hardback
Udgivelsesdato:
04-06-2012
Sprog:
Engelsk
Udgave:
2nd New edition.
  • Beskrivelse
  • Yderligere info
  • Anmeldelser

Creeping bentgrass is considered the premier turfgrass species grown on golf courses, and there is a growing demand for an understanding of its maintenance and management practices. Still the only comprehensive reference on the subject, Creeping Bentgrass Management, Second Edition helps you identify the factors that contribute to summer bentgrass decline and guides you in selecting the best approaches for stress and pest management.This full-color book delves into all aspects of modern approaches to creeping bentgrass management on golf courses. It describes the nature of mechanical, physiological, and environmental stresses and how they influence growth and management of creeping bentgrass. The book covers the selection of creeping bentgrass cultivars; cultural practices, including mowing, irrigation, and topdressing; the deleterious effects of organic and inorganic layers in golf greens; and ways to limit injury due to mechanical or physical stresses. It also discusses recent advances in the management of selected diseases and soil-related maladies of creeping bentgrass-from Pythium-incited root dysfunction to dollar spot, yellow tuft, and blue-green algae. The focus is on common disease symptoms, predisposing conditions, hosts, and cultural and chemical management strategies. Advances in biological disease control are also reviewed.The book offers practical guidance in selecting and using fungicides, herbicides, and plant growth regulators. It also discusses the use of non-selective herbicides and fumigants for the renovation of creeping bentgrass and outlines strategies for dealing with selected invertebrate pests. Throughout, color photographs help you identify diseases and stresses that may be affecting your own golf course.Fully revised and updated, this second edition of a bestseller features three new chapters, new photographs, and expanded information about diseases. Drawing on the author's more than thirty years of experience and research, it brings together a wealth of information on how to optimize creeping bentgrass health and performance. What's New in This EditionThree new chapters, covering the nature of fungicides, abiotic maladies, and selected invertebrate pestsAn expanded section on disease-double the length of the first editionUpdated chapters that reflect the latest developments in creeping bentgrass managementMore extensive discussion of annual bluegrass problems and their managementMore than 100 new photosTips from Dr. DernoedenWatch these videos to get Dr. Dernoeden's tips on how to control dollar spot disease and crabgrass and how to identify fairy ring.

Andre udgaver:

Bog, paperback
E-bog, PDF

Vis mereVis mindre

Udgivelsesdato:
04-06-2012
ISBN13:
9781466509924
Vægt:
794 g
Dybde:
24 mm
Bredde:
156 mm
Højde:
234 mm
Format:
Hardback
Forfattere
Bibliotekernes beskrivelse 44 Tables, black and white; 201 Illustrations, color

Vis mereVis mindre

Vis mereVis mindre

Fandt du ikke hvad du søgte?

Hvis denne bog ikke er noget for dig, kan du benytte kategorierne nedenfor til at finde andre titler. Klik på en kategori for at se lignende bøger.

Velkommen til Saxo - din danske boghandel!

Hos os kan du handle som Gæst, Saxo-bruger eller Saxo Premium-medlem. Du bestemmer selv, og vores kundeservice sidder altid klar med hjælp.

Om medlemspriser hos Saxo

Hvis du køber til medlemspris, bliver du automatisk medlem og får del i de mange fede fordele. De første 30 dage er gratis for nye brugere, og derefter koster det kun 99,-/md. Medlemskabet fornyes automatisk, og du kan altid opsige det. Læs mere om fordelene ved Saxo Premium her.

Machine Name: SAXO082