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Looking for good turf books

Discussion in 'Turf Renovation' started by SpartanBill, Aug 25, 2007.

  1. SpartanBill

    SpartanBill LawnSite Member
    Posts: 91

    Does anybody know of a good turf book for the Northern mid-west. I'm trying to find something that might cover area ryes, fescue, kentucky blue, pests, disease, cultural practices......
    Kinda like a Dirr's manual, but for turf

    thanks for any help
  2. Armadillolawncare

    Armadillolawncare LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 570

    Here is an excellent turf book used by many universities. "Turfgrass Management" by A.J. Turgeon. ISBN number 0-13-114000-0 I think I got my copy off of Amazon. It covers Species, environment, cultural practices, pest management, propagation and more.

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