TITLE

Textbooks and Turfgrass

AUTHOR(S)
COUSINEAU, MARC
PUB. DATE
November 2014
SOURCE
GreenMaster;Nov/Dec2014, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at post-secondary programs in the golf course management including Turfgrass Management and Applied Science in Golf Course Management at Olds College, Horticultural Industries Diploma at Algonquin College, and Turf Management Diploma at Kwantlen Polytechnic University.
ACCESSION #
100042671

 

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