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Turf for tough times - keeping grass cover with less water, Proceedings of a seminar held at Redlands Research Station, Cleveland, Queensland, 6 June 2007.

Carson, C.J. (2007) Turf for tough times - keeping grass cover with less water, Proceedings of a seminar held at Redlands Research Station, Cleveland, Queensland, 6 June 2007. PR07-3062 . Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries, Brisbane, Australia.

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Abstract

Suitable for gaining some insights into important questions about the management of turf in dry times. Improve your product quality and avoid unnecessary losses. Can varieties help? How important are soils in conserving moisture and how do I measure my soil's condition? How can I make the best use of available water? Can water retaining amendments assist in establishing turf? Is recycled water a good option? Contains research results from turfgrass trials conducted by Queensland Government scientists for Queensland conditions.

Item Type:Book
Funders:Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries
Corporate Creators:QPIF, DEEDI
Additional Information:© The State of Queensland (Department of Employment, Economic Development and Innovation). © Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries 2007. Copyright protects this work. Except as permitted by the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth), reproduction by any means (photocopying, electronic, mechanical, recording or otherwise), making available online, electronic transmission or other publication of this work is prohibited without the prior written permission of The State of Queensland (Department of Employment, Economic Development and Innovation. Enquiries should be directed to Commercialisation Unit SAFTRSCopyright@deedi.qld.gov.au or telephone the Business Information Centre on 13 25 23 (Queensland residents) or +61 7 3404 6999. Permission from Author, Keith McAuliffe, for inclusion of the article titled "So you think you know your soil?".
Keywords:Turf; turfgrass; irrigation; drought; sports field; recycled water; soil; wear tolerance; Cynodon; rootzone amendments; soil moisture.
Subjects:Plant culture > Lawns and turfgrasses > Sportsturf and greens
Plant culture > Lawns and turfgrasses
Plant culture > Lawns and turfgrasses > Performance and management
Deposited On:16 Aug 2011 05:37
Last Modified:08 Jun 2015 15:57

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