Turfgrass Sources of Information

Turfgrass Entomology Sources of Information


Peterson Field Guides: Insects, Houghton Mifflin Co., Boston, MA.

Golden Guides: Insects and Insect Pests, Golden Press, Western Publishing Co., Racine, WS.

Simon and Schuster Field Guides: Insects, Simon and Schuster, NY.

Audubon Society Field Guides: Insects and Spiders, Alfred A. Knopf, publisher, NY.

Biology and Management

Baker, J.R. ed. 1982. Insects and Other Pests Associated with Turf: Some Important, Common and Potential Pests in the Southeastern United States. North Carolina Agr. Ext. Serv. Ag-268:108 pp.

Baxendale, F.P. and R.J. Wright. 1992. Insect Pest Management Strategies forYards and Gardens, University of Nebraska Cooperative Extension, EC92-1553. 9 pp.

Bohmont, B.L. 1990. The Standard Pesticide User's Guide. Prentice Hall Inc. Englewood Cliffs, NJ.

Niemczyk, H.D. 1981. Destructive Turf Insects. HDN Book Sales. Wooster, OH. 48 pp.

Schurtleff, M.C., T.W. Fermanian and R. Randell. 1987. Controlling Turfgrass Pests. Prentice-Hall, Inc. NY. 305 pp.

Shetlar, D.J., P.R. Heller and P.D. Irish. 1990. Turfgrass Insect and Mite Manual. 3rd ed. Pennsylvania Turfgrass Council. 67 pp.

Tashiro, H. 1997. Turfgrass Insects of the United States and Canada. Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY. 39 pp.

Davidson, R.H. and W.F. Lyon. 1987. Insect Pests of Farm, Garden and Orchard, 8th Ed., Wiley & Sons, NY. 640 pp.

Johnson, S. V. 1988. Nebraska Insects, 2nd Ed. Nebraska Dept. of Agriculture, Lincoln, NE.


Golf Course Management, 1421 Research Park Drive, Lawrence, KS 66049-3859.

Grounds Maintenance, P.O. Box 12901, Overland Park, KS 66282-2901.

Landscape Management, 1 East First St. Duluth, MN 55802.

Northern Turf Management, P.O. Box 1420 Clarksdale, MS 38614.

Southern Turf Management, P.O. Box 1420 Clarksdale, MS 38614.

IPM Practitioner: Common Sense Pest Control Quarterly,
Bio-Integral Resource Center, P.O. Box 7414, Berkeley, CA 94707.

Biological Supplies

Ward's Natural Science Establishment, Inc.
5100 West Henrietta Road
P.O. Box 92912
Rochester, NY 14692-9012
(800) 962-2600

Carolina Biological Supply Co.
2700 York Road
Burlington, NC 27215
(800) 334-5551

BioQuip Products
17803 LaSalle Ave.
Gardena, CA 90248
(213) 324-0620

Fisher Scientific
711 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(800) 325-4075

Edmund Scientific
101 E. Gloucester Pike
Barrington, NJ 08007-1380
(609) 547-8880

Forestry Supplies, Inc.
205 W. Rankin Street
P.O. Box 8397
Jackson, MS 39284-8397
(800) 647-5368

Insect Monitoring Devices, Other IPM Supplies

Great Lakes IPM
10220 Church Road NE
Vestaburg, MI 48891
(517) 268-5693

Pest Management Supply Co., Inc.
P.O. Box 938
Amherst, MA 01004
(413) 243-3747

A.H. Hummert Seed Co.
2746 Chonteau Ave
St. Louis, MO 63107