Links and References
TURF
 
Turfgrass Diseases- Algae
Turfgrass Diseases- Antracnose and Basal Rot
Turfgrass Diseases- Cottony Snow Mold or LTB
Turfgrass Diseases- Dollarspot
Turfgrass Diseases- Fairy Ring
Turfgrass Diseases- Leaf Spots, Blight, Foot Rots and Melting Out
Turfgrass Diseases- Lichens
Turfgrass Diseases- Powdery Mildew
Turfgrass Diseases- Red Thread
Turfgrass Diseases- Rust
Turfgrass Diseases- Slime Molds
Turfgrass Diseases- Snow Mold, gray or speckled
Turfgrass Diseases- Snow Mold, pink or Fusarium and MicrodochiumPatch
Turfgrass Diseases- Snow Scald
Turfgrass Diseases- Take-All or Ophiobolus Patch
Turfgrass/ANTHRACNOSE
Turfgrass/AUSTRALIAN SOD FLY
Turfgrass/BERMUDAGRASS MITE
Turfgrass/BERMUDAGRASS SCALE
Turfgrass/BILLBUGS
Turfgrass/BLACK TURFGRASS ATAENIUS
Turfgrass/CURVALARIA BLIGHT
Turfgrass/CUTWORMS AND ARMYWORMS
Turfgrass/DICHONDRA FLEA BEETLE
Turfgrass/DOLLAR SPOT
Turfgrass/FIERY SKIPPER
Turfgrass/FUSARIUM BLIGHT
Turfgrass/FUSARIUM PATCH
Turfgrass/GENERAL INFORMATION
Turfgrass/HERBICIDE TREATMENT TABLE
Turfgrass/INTEGRATED WEED MANAGEMENT
Turfgrass/LAWN MOTHS
Turfgrass/LEAF BLOTCH
Turfgrass/LEAF SPOT
Turfgrass/LEAFHOPPER
Turfgrass/MELTING OUT
Turfgrass/LOOSE SMUT
Turfgrass/NECROTIC RING SPOT
Turfgrass/NEMATODES
Turfgrass/PHYTHIUM BLIGHT
Turfgrass/PLANT BUG
Turfgrass/POWDERY MILDEW
Turfgrass/PYTHIUM ROOT ROT
Turfgrass/RED THREAD
Turfgrass/RHIZOCTONIA BLIGHT
Turfgrass/RUST
Turfgrass/SCLEROTIUM BLIGHT
Turfgrass/SEED ROT AND DAMPING OFF
Turfgrass/SENSITIVITY TO HERBICIDES
Turfgrass/SOUTHERN CHINCH BUG
Turfgrass/SPRING DEAD SPOT
Turfgrass/STRIPE SMUT
Turfgrass/SUSCEPTIBILITY CHART
Turfgrass/SPECIAL WEED PROBLEMS
Turfgrass/SUMMER PATCH
Turfgrass/TAKE ALL PATCH
Turfgrass/TURFGRASS SPECIES
Turfgrass/USE OF FUNGICIDES
Turfgrass/WHITE GRUBS
 

G6700 - Cool Season Grasses: Lawn Establishment and Renovation
G6705 - Cool Season Grasses: Lawn Maintenance Calendar
G6706 - Establishment and Care of Zoysia Lawns
G6708 - Thatch: Enemy of Lawns
G6720 - Home Lawn Watering Guide (PDF available)
G6722 - Caring for Flooded Lawns
G6725 - Grasses in Shade: Establishing and Maintaining Lawns in Low Light (PDF available)
G6730 - Establishment and Care of Buffalograss Lawns (PDF available)
G6750 - Home Lawn Weed Control (PDF available)
G6751 - Calibrating Sprayers and Spreaders for Athletic Fields and Golf Courses (PDF available)
G6752 - Commercial Horticulture: Turf Weed Control (PDF available)
G6770 - Bermudagrass for Athletic Fields (PDF available)
G6772 - Cool-Season Grass Cultivars for Athletic Fields (PDF available)
G6954 - Soil Testing for Lawns (PDF available)
G6959 - "Don't Bag It" Lawn Care: How to Recycle Your Grass Clippings, Leaves and Branches (PDF available
MP733 - Lawn and Garden Soil Test Interpretations and Fertilizer Recommendation Guide
Something to Grow On (Cornell University)
Commercial Turfgrass Information
Home Lawn Information
Turf:Kansas State University
Kentucky Bluegrass Lawn Calendar
Tall Fescue Lawn Calendar
Zoysiagrass Lawn Calendar
Buffalograss: An Alternative Native Grass
Selecting a Lawn Care Company
Vegetative Buffalograss Management Calendar
Establishment of Kentucky Bluegrass for Seed Production in the Nebraska Panhandle and Southeastern Wyoming
C
ontroling Turfgrass Diseases
Don't Bag it!
Lawn Fertilization for Established Turf.
Zoysiagrass for Turfgrass Areas in Indiana.
Irrigation Practices for Homelawns.
Control of Crabgrass
Control of Perennial Weedy Grasses in Turf.
Turfgrass Renovation.
Improving Lawns in Shade.
How to Interpret Your Lawn Soil Test Results.
Yellow Nutsedge Control.
Seeding a Turf Area in the Spring.
7 Simple Steps to a Better Homelawn
Maintaining Athletic Fields.
Establishing a Lawn from Sod
Lawn Improvement Programs
Control of Broadleaf Weeds in Homelawns
Establishing Lawn Areas From Seed
Maintaining Lawns on Sandy Soils
Lawn Diseases
Nematode Management for Commercial Turf
Turfgrass Management for Protecting Surface Water Quality
St. Augustine Grass
Management of Turfgrass Pests Weeds, Diseases, and Insects
Water Quality and Professional Turf Managers
Buffalograss: An Alternative Native Grass for Turf
Diseases of Warm-Season Grasses
Lawn Care for Disease Control


Horticultural Books
Turfgrass Books

 

Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Development

 
Turfgrass Diseases- Algae
Turfgrass Diseases- Antracnose and Basal Rot
Turfgrass Diseases- Cottony Snow Mold or LTB
Turfgrass Diseases- Dollarspot
Turfgrass Diseases- Fairy Ring
Turfgrass Diseases- Leaf Spots, Blight, Foot Rots and Melting Out
Turfgrass Diseases- Lichens
Turfgrass Diseases- Powdery Mildew
Turfgrass Diseases- Red Thread
Turfgrass Diseases- Rust
Turfgrass Diseases- Slime Molds
Turfgrass Diseases- Snow Mold, gray or speckled
Turfgrass Diseases- Snow Mold, pink or Fusarium and MicrodochiumPatch
Turfgrass Diseases- Snow Scald
Turfgrass Diseases- Take-All or Ophiobolus Patch
 

Cornell Cooperative Extension


Something to Grow On (Cornell University)
 

Florida Agricultural Information Retrieval System (FAIRS) - Univ. of Florida


Commercial Turfgrass Information
Home Lawn Information
 

Kansas State University


Anthracnose
Drechslera leaf spot and melting out
Large patch disease of zoysiagrass
Slime mold
Spring dead spot of bermudagrass
Summer patch
 

Kansas State University - Cooperative Extension Service


Anthracnose of Turf
 

Nebraska Extension Publications - University of Nebraska


Kentucky Bluegrass Lawn Calendar
Tall Fescue Lawn Calendar
Zoysiagrass Lawn Calendar
Buffalograss: An Alternative Native Grass
Selecting a Lawn Care Company
Vegetative Buffalograss Management Calendar
Establishment of Kentucky Bluegrass for Seed Production in the Nebraska Panhandle and Southeastern Wyoming
 

Ohio State University


Controling Turfgrass Diseases
 

Purdue Turfgrass Science Program - Department of Agronomy


Don't Bag it!
Lawn Fertilization for Established Turf.
Turfgrass Varieties, Cultivars, and Seed Labels.
Zoysiagrass for Turfgrass Areas in Indiana.
Irrigation Practices for Homelawns.
Control of Crabgrass and Other Annual Grasses.
Control of Perennial Weedy Grasses in Turf.
Turfgrass Renovation.
Improving Lawns in Shade.
Limiting Moss and Algae in the Home Lawn.
How to Interpret Your Lawn Soil Test Results.
Yellow Nutsedge Control.
Seeding a Turf Area in the Spring.
Liming Turfgrass.
Turfgrass Problem Samples.
Control of Poa Annua.
Maintaining Athletic Fields.
 

University of California - Statewide Intergrated Pest Management Project


Turfgrass/ANTHRACNOSE
Turfgrass/AUSTRALIAN SOD FLY
Turfgrass/BERMUDAGRASS MITE
Turfgrass/BERMUDAGRASS SCALE
Turfgrass/BILLBUGS
Turfgrass/BLACK TURFGRASS ATAENIUS
Turfgrass/CURVALARIA BLIGHT
Turfgrass/CUTWORMS AND ARMYWORMS
Turfgrass/DICHONDRA FLEA BEETLE
Turfgrass/DOLLAR SPOT
Turfgrass/FIERY SKIPPER
Turfgrass/FUSARIUM BLIGHT
Turfgrass/FUSARIUM PATCH
Turfgrass/GENERAL INFORMATION
Turfgrass/HERBICIDE TREATMENT TABLE
Turfgrass/INTEGRATED WEED MANAGEMENT
Turfgrass/LAWN MOTHS
Turfgrass/LEAF BLOTCH
Turfgrass/LEAF SPOT
Turfgrass/LEAFHOPPER
Turfgrass/MELTING OUT
Turfgrass/LOOSE SMUT
Turfgrass/NECROTIC RING SPOT
Turfgrass/NEMATODES
Turfgrass/PHYTHIUM BLIGHT
Turfgrass/PLANT BUG
Turfgrass/POWDERY MILDEW
Turfgrass/PYTHIUM ROOT ROT
Turfgrass/RED THREAD
Turfgrass/RHIZOCTONIA BLIGHT
Turfgrass/RUST
Turfgrass/SCLEROTIUM BLIGHT
Turfgrass/SEED ROT AND DAMPING OFF
Turfgrass/SENSITIVITY TO HERBICIDES
Turfgrass/SOUTHERN CHINCH BUG
Turfgrass/SPRING DEAD SPOT
Turfgrass/STRIPE SMUT
Turfgrass/SUSCEPTIBILITY CHART
Turfgrass/SPECIAL WEED PROBLEMS
Turfgrass/SUMMER PATCH
Turfgrass/TAKE ALL PATCH
Turfgrass/TURFGRASS SPECIES
Turfgrass/USE OF FUNGICIDES
Turfgrass/WHITE GRUBS
 

Insects and Mites


General Information
Australian Sod Fly
Bermudagrass Mite
Bermudagrass Scale
Billbugs
Black Turfgrass Ataenius
Cutworms and Armyworms
Dichondra Flea Beetle
Fiery Skipper
Leafhoppers
Lucerne Moth and Sod Webworms (Lawn Moths)
Masked Chafers
Plant Bugs
Southern Chinch Bug
 

Nematodes


Nematodes
 

Weeds


Photo Gallery, with Common and Scientific Names
Integrated Weed Management
Special Weed Problems
Sensitivity of Turf Species to Herbicides
Susceptibility of Weeds to Herbicide Control
Herbicide Treatment Table
 

University of Guelph - Department of Crop Sciences


GENETIC IMPROVEMENT OF TURFGRASS - 1994 progress
 

University of Missouri-Columbia


introduction
Plant Disease triangle
Identify the Problem
Manipulate the Host
Manipulate the environment
Disease management with fungicides
Resistance to fungicide
Fungicide effects on nontarget diseases
 

Disease Portraits


Algae
Anthracnose Colletotrichum graminicola
Anthracnose Basal Rot Colletotrichum graminicola
Dollar Spot Lanzia and Moellerodiscus spp.
Fairy Rings (Several "toad stool" fungi)
"Helminthosporium" diseases
Large Brown Patch Zoysia Patch Rhizoctonia solani
Moss
Nematodes
Necrotic ring spot (formerly part of Fusarium blight complex)
Pink snow mold or Fusarium patch (Microdochium)
Red Thread (Laetisaria fuciformis)
Rhizoctonia brown patch (Rhizoctonia solani)
Powdery Mildew (Erysiphe graminis
Pythium Blight (Greasy Spot) Pythium aphanidermatum, P. ultimum
Rust (Puccinia graminis) (P. coronata) (P. zoysae)
Seed Rots, Seedling Blights And Damping Off (several fungus species)
Slime Molds (Physarum cinereum) (Fuligo sp.) (Mucilago spongiosa), and (Stemonitis spp.)
Smut stripe (Stripe and flag) (Ustilago striiformis)
Spring dead spot(Leptosphaeria korrae) (Ophiosphaerella)
Summer Patch (Magnaporthe Poae) (formerly Fusarium Blight Complex)
Take All (Gaeumannomyces graminis)
Typhula Blight (Gray snow mold) (T. incarnata and T. itoana)
Yellow Patch (Rhizoctonia cerealis)
Registered Turfgrass Fungicides and the Diseases They Control
 

Chemical for Control of Turfgrass Diseases


Common Names of Selected Turfgrass Fungicides and Nematicides
 

Turfgrass Articles


Lawn Diseases
Nematode Management for Commercial Turf
Nematode Management for Turf
Turfgrass Management for Protecting Surface Water Quality
Recycling Lawn and Yard Waste
St. Augustine Grass
Management of Turfgrass Pests Weeds, Diseases, and Insects
Water Quality and Professional Turf Managers
Buffalograss: An Alternative Native Grass for Turf
Diseases of Warm-Season Grasses
Nematode Management in Home Lawns
Lawn Care for Disease Control
Weed Management for Florida's Turfgrass Professionals
 

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