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turfgrass

(ˈtɜːfˌɡrɑːs)
n
(Plants) grass grown for lawns, of a type that forms a dense even turf if mown and maintained
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This has led to a corresponding increase in pest problems associated with turfgrass, especially billbugs, Sphenophorus (Coleoptera: Dryophthoridae) which are considered one of the most damaging of turfgrass pests (Buss & Huang 2009; Johnson-Cicalese et al.
Turfgrass systems represent one major group of intensively managed ecosystems and a potential carbon (C) sink.
The standard model of turfgrass water needs, we found, lacked precision in some common urban Southern California conditions, like the Santa Ana winds, or in the shade.
Although some turfgrass managers may have trained on the job when first entering the field, many employers, especially larger ones, may prefer formal education through two- or four-year programs in turfgrass management.
Spring beetles are responsible for the majority of damage seen in both agricultural crops (Fox & Phillips 1917; Phillips & Fox 1924) and turfgrass (Billeisen & Brandenburg 2014).
Louis and the University of Georgia to develop methods to study salt tolerance in seashore paspalum through the United States Golf Association, USGA, Turfgrass and Environmental Research Program.
Key words: Cytokinins, Cell membrane stability, Natural extracts, Osmotic adjustment, Turfgrass.
Seasonal turfgrass evapotranspiration was found to vary by treatment from 309-1178 mm in 2007 and from 379-1097 mm in 2008.
A Mississippi State graduate student from Philadelphia is receiving a fellowship from the national turfgrass industry.
The overuse and misuse of pesticides have allowed pests to become a serious problem, say Watschke (emeritus, turfgrass science, Pennsylvania State U.), Dernoeden (turfgrass science, U.
These imaginative administrators recently joined forces to create VSU's first known "Turfgrass Management Workshop" for Agriculture and Sport Management Students.