Turf Problems


Module VI Topics:

  • An overview of turf problems
  • Growing turf in the shade
  • Common weeds, pests, and diseases
  • Pesticides

By the time you complete this module, you should be able to:

  • Understand the principles of biotic and abiotic stresses on turf
  • Evaluate best management practices for growing turf in shade
  • Identify common weeds, pests and diseases found on ball fields
  • Identify criteria for the safe handling of pesticides and know where to go to get further resources