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Author(s):Obear, Glen R.; Kreuser, William C.
Author Affiliation:University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Title:Genesis and prevention of iron-cemented layers in sand putting green soil profiles
Section:Integrated turfgrass management: Sustainable management
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Source:Turfgrass and Environmental Research Program: 2016 Research Summaries. 2016, p. 179-181.
# of Pages:3
Publishing Information:[New York, New York]: The United States Golf Association Green Section
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Evaluations; Golf greens; Iron; Root zone; Sand-based golf greens; Soil chemistry; Soil profiles
Language:English
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See Also:Other Reports from this USGA research project: 2015-14-529
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USGA Summary Points:A column study was initiated in early 2016 and will be completed in 2017. The objectives of the study are to determine how root zone chemistry and Fe rate affect layer formation. Preliminary data show that putting greens with high pH gravel layers may be more prone to formation of cemented layers when high rates of iron are applied. Root zones with high pH sand may be less likely to form layers at the sand/gravel interface due to immobilization of Fe near the surface. In 2017-2018, soil samples will be collected from at least 50 golf courses to determine the distribution of Fe-cemented layers, and to create and validate a model to explain their formation.
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Obear, G. R., and W. C. Kreuser. 2016. Genesis and prevention of iron-cemented layers in sand putting green soil profiles. USGA Turfgrass Environ. Res. Summ. p. 179-181.
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