Picture Perfect: Mowing Techniques for Lawns, Landscapes, and Sports
--Bob Uecker, Milwaukee Brewers Broadcaster
Now you can transform your sports field or clubhouse lawn into an envy-grabbing work of optic art. In this book, David Mellor shares the turf mowing and maintenance secrets that have made him one of the leading creators of elaborate patterns used on athletic turf nationwide. Articles about Mellor's work have been published in the New York Times and USA Today, and he is currently the director of grounds for the Boston Red Sox Baseball Club. In Picture Perfect, Mellor gives you the benefit of his years of experience along with simple-to-use techniques for creating playing fields that are without doubt a cut above the rest.
Chapter 2. Test Your Soil.
Chapter 3. Turfgrass Establishment.
Chapter 4. Fertilization.
Chapter 5. Common Nuisances.
Chapter 6. Mowing Recommendations.
Chapter 7. Making Turns with Your Mower.
Chapter 8. Equipment -
Tools of the Artist.
Chapter 9. Preventing Traffic and Wear Problems.
Chapter 10. Techniques to Help Hide Damaged Turf.
Chapter 11. Useful Tips.
Chapter 12. How Patterns are Created.
Chapter 13. Pattern Basics.
Chapter 14. Pattern Instructions.
Chapter 15. Photographing Your Lawn Art.
Chapter 16. Three Challenging Situations.
Chapter 17. Turfgrass Factoids.
Chapter 18. Resources.
Chapter 19. References.
Picture Perfect: Mowing Techniques for Lawns, Landscapes, and Sports (US $60.00)
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