Agriculture: Turfgrass Pest Management Guidelines

Authors and Credits

UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Turfgrass

UC ANR Publication 3365-T

Authored by University of California faculty, specialists, and farm advisors, produced and edited by UC Statewide IPM Program, University of California, Davis.

[UC Peer Reviewed]

Suggested Citation

Wilen CA, Downer AJ, Sutherland AM, Westerdahl BB, Baird JH, Caswell-Chen EP, Cudney DW, Elmore CL, Flint ML, Harivandi MA, LeStrange M. Revised continuously. UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Turfgrass. UC ANR Publication 3365-T. Oakland, CA.

Crop Leadership Team

C.A. Wilen, UC IPM and UC Cooperative Extension San Diego County (crop team leader and IPM facilitator)

R. DeBiase, UC IPM, Davis (coordinator)

J.H. Baird, Botany and Plant Sciences, UC Riverside

A.J. Downer, UC Cooperative Extension Ventura County

A.M. Sutherland, UC IPM and UC Cooperative Extension Alameda County

B.B. Westerdahl, Nematology, UC Davis

Diseases

A.J. Downer, UC Cooperative Extension Ventura County

M.A. Harivandi (emeritus), UC Cooperative Extension Alameda County

Acknowledgment for Contributions to Diseases

M.E. Grebus, Plant Pathology, UC Riverside

J. Hartin, UC Cooperative Extension San Bernardino County

F. Wong, Plant Pathology, UC Riverside

Insects, Mites, and Other Invertebrates

A.M. Sutherland, UC IPM and UC Cooperative Extension Alameda County

M.L. Flint (emeritus), UC IPM and Entomology, UC Davis

M.A. Harivandi (emeritus), UC Cooperative Extension Alameda County

Acknowledgment for Contributions to Insects, Mites, and Other Invertebrates

H.S. Costa (emeritus), Entomology, UC Riverside

R.S. Cowles, Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, Windsor, CT

D.D. Giraud (emeritus), UC Cooperative Extension Humboldt and Del Norte counties

J. Hartin, UC Cooperative Extension San Bernardino County

H.K. Kaya, Entomology, UC Davis

K. Kido, Entomology, UC Riverside

Nematodes

B.B. Westerdahl, Nematology, UC Davis

M.A. Harivandi (emeritus), UC Cooperative Extension Alameda County

E.P. Caswell-Chen, Nematology, UC Davis

Weeds

C.A. Wilen, UC IPM and UC Cooperative Extension San Diego County

M. LeStrange (emeritus), UC Cooperative Extension Tulare County

M.A. Harivandi (emeritus), UC Cooperative Extension Alameda County

Acknowledgment for Contributions to Weeds

D.W. Cudney (emeritus), Botany and Plant Sciences, UC Riverside

C.L. Elmore (emeritus), Weed Science and Plant Sciences, UC Davis

V.A. Gibeault (emeritus), Botany and Plant Sciences, UC Riverside

Coordinator

R. DeBiase, UC IPM, Davis

Production

F.G. Rosa, UC IPM, Davis

This material is partially based on work supported by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Crop Protection and Pest Management Competitive Grants Program.

These guidelines represent the best information currently available to the authors and are intended to help you make the best choices for an IPM program. Not all formulations or registered pesticides are mentioned. Always read the label and check with local authorities for the most up-to-date information regarding registration and restrictions on pesticide use. Check with your agricultural commissioner for latest restricted entry intervals.