Publisher description for Handbook of integrated pest management for turf and ornamentals / edited by Anne R. Leslie.

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This essential reference provides complete coverage of integrated pest management (IPM). With more than 40 recognized experts, the book thoroughly details the rationale and benefits of employing an IPM plan and provides technical information on each aspect from cultural practices to choosing when and how to use chemicals. It also brings together research work on pest problems with information on the practical implementation of the tools. Case studies of successful operations are provided as well.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Turfgrasses -- Diseases and pests -- Integrated control -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Landscape plants -- Diseases and pests -- Integrated control -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Turf management -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.