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Author(s):Murphy, James A.; Schmid, Charles J.; Chen, Hui; Hempfling, James W.
Author Affiliation:Department of Plant Biology & Pathology, Rutgers University
Title:Effects of finer-textured topdressing sand on creeping bentgrass putting green turf
Section:Integrated turfgrass management: Sustainable management
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Source:Turfgrass and Environmental Research Program: 2016 Research Summaries. 2016, p. 170-174.
# of Pages:5
Publishing Information:[New York, New York]: The United States Golf Association Green Section
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Agrostis stolonifera; Evaluations; Golf green maintenance; Particle size; Sand texture; Topdressing
Language:English
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See Also:Other Reports from this USGA research project: 2016-06-556
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USGA Summary Points:Core cultivation treatments were initiated in May 2016 on a 20-month-old Shark creeping bentgrass (Agrostis stolonifera) turf maintained as a putting green turf; topdressing treatments were initiated in June. Turf responses to topdressing and cultivation were evident during the first year of this trial. Turf quality was better when topdressing was applied, regardless of sand size and rate, compared to non-topdressed controls. Turf quality was acceptable on all plots but slightly poorer on cored plots compared to noncored plots throughout most of 2016. Volumetric water content at the 0- to 38-mm surface depth zone was reduced by both topdressing and cultivation, with cultivation having a more pronounced effect.
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Murphy, J. A., C. J. Schmid, H. Chen, and J. W. Hempfling. 2016. Effects of finer-textured topdressing sand on creeping bentgrass putting green turf. USGA Turfgrass Environ. Res. Summ. p. 170-174.
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