UMass Turf Program publication
Protocols for an IPM System on Golf Courses presents a set of standards, which can be used to develop an implement an economically viable and environmentally sound integrated pest management system on golf courses. It is a tool for golf course superintendents, golf course architects and designers, golf course construction companies, or others who may be interested in golf course IPM. The Protocols can be used to develop an IPM system on an existing golf course, or during the permitting process for a new course. Designed in a workbook format, this publication includes pest monitoring guides, action threshold guidelines and recording forms for daily monitoring and plant materials applications.