Greenkeeping Information Service Issues 1 and 2

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Issues 1 and 2 of the Greenkeeping Information Service, prepared as a supplement to the Greenkeeper Education Programme, are now available for download here (PDF, 2.4MB).

Issue 1 (11 pages) contains information about which grasses work best at India, a section provided by the Asian Golf Industry Federation on standard maintenance equipment requirements for 9, 18, and 27 holes courses, and discussion of turfgrass growth rates, grass requirement for light, and the influence of trees on turfgrass management.

Issue 2 (10 pages) contains information about thatch, air in the soil, sand topdressing, aerification, compaction, and rolling.