ERIC Number: ED157750
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
Applicator Training Manual for: Ornamental and Turf Pest Control.
Hartman, John R.; And Others
Contained in this manual are descriptions of the reaction of ornamental plants to diseases caused by fungi, bacteria, and viruses and mycoplasmas. Also described are insects which are associated with ornamentals. Examples of weeds found in ornamental or turf areas, such as crabgrass and chickweed, are described as well. Finally information is given on such turf diseases as pythium blight, brown patch, mushrooms, and nematode infestation. In addition, pesticide application and safety tips are given. (BB)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Kentucky Univ., Lexington. Cooperative Extension Service.; Kentucky Univ., Lexington. Dept. of Agricultural Education.
Note: For related documents, see SE 024 744-746 and SE 024 672-676; Photographs may not reproduce well