Fertilizer burn comparisons of a number of liquid fertilizers applied to Kentucky bluegrass (Poa pratensis L.)

dc.contributor.advisor Nick E. Christians
dc.contributor.author Johnson, Sally
dc.contributor.department Horticulture
dc.date 2018-08-22T21:42:36.000
dc.date.accessioned 2020-06-30T07:59:20Z
dc.date.available 2020-06-30T07:59:20Z
dc.date.copyright Sat Jan 01 00:00:00 UTC 1983
dc.date.embargo 2017-08-29
dc.date.issued 1983
dc.description.abstract <p>In the past decade, the lawn care sector of the turfgrass industry has been expanding at a tremendous rate. A healthy, green lawn not only provides aesthetic pleasures for the homeowner, but can increase property values as well. Fertility programs used in the industry include a number of nitrogen (N) sources that can be applied in dry and/or liquid forms. Because of its versatility, liquid fertilization is rapidly becoming the most popular method of applying fertilizers to turfgrass. It has been estimated that at least 60 per cent of the industry is applying liquid fertilizers (Early, 1981). Fluid fertilizer consumption in general has been increasing in the United States, and presently accounts for JO per cent of all fertilizer tonnage applied annually. The lawn care industry has significantly contributed to this increase (Early, 1981).</p>
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dc.identifier.articleid 18346
dc.identifier.contextkey 10677238
dc.identifier.doi https://doi.org/10.31274/rtd-180813-8139
dc.identifier.s3bucket isulib-bepress-aws-west
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dc.identifier.uri https://dr.lib.iastate.edu/handle/20.500.12876/71159
dc.language.iso en
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dc.subject.disciplines Horticulture
dc.title Fertilizer burn comparisons of a number of liquid fertilizers applied to Kentucky bluegrass (Poa pratensis L.)
dc.type article
dc.type.genre thesis
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thesis.degree.discipline Horticulture
thesis.degree.level thesis
thesis.degree.name Master of Science
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