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Turf management for golf courses

Author: James B Beard
Publisher: New York : Macmillan, ©1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Commonly referred to as "Beard's Bible," after Dr. James B. Beard, the internationally recognized turfgrass agronomist who wrote it, the first edition of this essential work sold over 50,000. Since then, Dr. Beard has spent 16 years compiling his scientific research to update his original best-seller, which is written in conjunction with the entire USGA Green Section and covers every practical and technical aspect
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Beard, James B.
Turf management for golf courses.
New York : Macmillan, ©1982
(OCoLC)761385661
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James B Beard
ISBN: 0023076607 9780023076602
OCLC Number: 16827480
Notes: "A Publication of the United States Golf Association."
Description: xii, 642 pages, [4] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: Golf and the golf course --
Building a golf course --
The putting green --
The tee --
The fairway --
The rough --
The bunker --
Equipment --
The irrigation system --
Pests and stresses --
Golf course management --
Other aspects of golf course operations.
Responsibility: by James B. Beard ; with illustrations by Steven M. Batten.

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Commonly referred to as "Beard's Bible," after Dr. James B. Beard, the internationally recognized turfgrass agronomist who wrote it, the first edition of this essential work sold over 50,000. Since then, Dr. Beard has spent 16 years compiling his scientific research to update his original best-seller, which is written in conjunction with the entire USGA Green Section and covers every practical and technical aspect of turfgrass management, maintenance, and operation. This new edition also boasts hundreds of new color photographs, color drawings, and useful tables that illustrate Dr. Beard's research-proven techniques.

Commonly referred to as "Beard's Bible," after Dr. James B. Beard, the internationally recognized turfgrass agronomist who wrote it, the first edition of this essential work sold over 50,000. Since then, Dr. Beard has spent 16 years compiling his scientific research to update his original best-seller, which is written in conjunction with the entire USGA Green Section and covers every practical and technical aspect of turfgrass management, maintenance, and operation. This new edition also boasts hundreds of new color photographs, color drawings, and useful tables that illustrate Dr. Beard's research-proven techniques. Now you can put Dr. Beard's three-decades of experience, and the collective field experience of the USGA Green Section, on your desk in the most complete, most detailed, and most useful manual-of-practice ever published.

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