Managing Turfgrass Diseases
Managing Turfgrass Diseases explains how to identify and manage common lawn and turfgrass diseases. Included are sections on disease diagnosis and control and detailed information about turf diseases such as dollar spot, damping-off diseases, powdery mildew, and brown patch.
Anyone wanting to manage disease in their lawn or field
Disease and control for the following turfgrass diseases: anthracnose foliar blight and basal rot, brown patch, damping-off diseases, dollar spot, fairy ring (mushroom fungi), gray leaf spot, gray snow mold, leaf spot and melting-out (crown and root rot) diseases, necrotic ring spot, pink snow mold and Microdochium patch, powdery mildew, Pythium blight, red thread and pink patch, rust diseases, slime molds, summer patch, take-all patch, yellow patch, nematodes; and generic and trade names of common turfgrass fungicides and a summary of disease management strategies
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Peter Landschoot, Ph.D.