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The best book?

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by charlie g, Feb 19, 2009.

  1. charlie g

    charlie g LawnSite Member
    Messages: 10

    What is the most informative book on grass/lawns/turf . Were to find it .:dizzy:
  2. Pro Edge Lawn & Landscape

    Pro Edge Lawn & Landscape LawnSite Member
    Messages: 98

    There are two books I love and reference alot, the first is buisness oriented.. Green Side Up.. by Ed Laflamme and my favorite for turf knowledge is Lawn Geek by Trey Rogers. Both are full of info. I hope this helps you out.
  3. Grassmechanic

    Grassmechanic LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,697

    "Turfgrass, Science and Culture" by James Beard. It is the bible.

    Also his follow-up book. I don't have it in front of me right now, but it's along the lines of "Turfgrass for Golf Courses:.
  4. Puddle of Oil

    Puddle of Oil LawnSite Bronze Member
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