LAN-120 - Turf Management

2 credits

The study and identification of turf grasses as used in the New England area. Much emphasis is placed upon the best use of types involved. Topics in the lectures include soil and fertilization requirements, drainage and irrigation, best turf types, grass and seed identification, maintenance and renovation, and disease and insect control. The laboratories are involved in soil testing, turf growing, maintenance techniques and field trips. Two hour lecture, one three-hour lab.

Corequisite(s): LAN 120L 

Previously known as: LAND-220