ERIC Number: ED029151
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
Turfgrass Maintenance and Establishment, A Student Handbook. Teacher Education Series, v9 n4s.
Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park. Pennsylvania Agricultural Experiment Station.
This student handbook is one of a series of instructional aids prepared and edited by the Department of Agricultural Education at the Pennsylvania State University. Its organization and content were field tested, evaluated and improved by teachers attending summer institutes in landscape horticulture in 1966 and 1967. The content includes problem areas of: (1) Exploring Job Opportunities in Turfgrass Businesses, (2) Kings of Turfgrasses and Their Use, (3) Maintaining Residential and Institutional Lawns, (4) Maintaining Athletic Fields and Special Turf Areas, (5) Maintaining Golf Courses, and (6) Planning and Establishing New Turfgrass Areas. Included in each problem areas are objectives, key questions, new words and the subject content. The textual material is supplemented with photographs, sketches, drawings, forms and a reference list. A test is included at the end of each problem area. Applications relate to the Northeastern United States. The teacher's manual in this series is available as VT 008 462. (DM)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park. Pennsylvania Agricultural Experiment Station.