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09 Master Gardener Basic Training: Lawn Care

October 18, 2019
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Master Gardener Class Assignments

The assignments for this session are listed under "Related Files."

 

Supplemental Reading and Resources

Purdue Master Gardener Manual, Chapter 11

Purdue Turf Tips - Here are timely short articles on turf management.

Purdue Turfgrass Tools: Turfgrass Identification Tool, Turfgrass Disease Forecast Models, GDD Tracker (weeds & insects), Turf Fertilizer Calculator, Turfgrass Selection Tool, Turf Seed Calculator, The Lawn Problem Solver, and Weed of the Month Series.

Turf Weed Identification & Control: Purdue Weed of the Month Series, MSU Turf Weeds, and Weeds of Kentucky Turf

Managing Lawns and Turfgrass, Missouri Master Gardener Core Manual (NOTE: Contains some information NOT recommended for Indiana.  Consult Purdue publications first for recommendations.)

Purdue Publications Related to the Topic

Purdue Turfgrass Publications for Homeowners

Key Pest Publications

(Key = defined as "where to look first" for information on the topic)

Insects: Turf Insect Management (E-61)

Diseases: Avoid Lawn Diseases with Proper Selection and Care (Purdue Extension-Marion County) - see Related Files below

Animals: Moles (ADM-10)

Weeds: AY-9, AY-10 and AY-11

Related Files

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