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Chemicals Reduce Need To Mow Grass
Author and Affiliation:
Humphrys, Brooks(NASA John F. Kennedy Space Center, Cocoa Beach, FL.)
Farley, Max(NASA John F. Kennedy Space Center, Cocoa Beach, FL.)
Gast, Larry J.(EG&G)
Abstract: Brief report discusses use of herbicides Roundup(R), Campaign(R), and Oust(R) to retard growth of Argentine bahia grass. Herbicide applied by use of spraying apparatus pulled by tractor. "Chemical mowing" keeps grass at "freshly mowed" height with less mechanical mowing. Applied to grass on shoulders of roads, reducing time spent on mowing.
Publication Date: Apr 01, 1993
Document ID:
19930000246
(Acquired Dec 28, 1995)
Accession Number: 93B10246
Subject Category: LIFE SCIENCES
Report/Patent Number: KSC-11466
Document Type: NASA Tech Brief
Publication Information: NASA Tech Briefs (ISSN 0145-319X); 17; 4; P. 88
Publisher Information: United States
Financial Sponsor: NASA; United States
Organization Source: NASA Kennedy Space Center; Cocoa Beach, FL, United States
Description: In English
Distribution Limits: Unclassified; Publicly available; Unlimited
Rights: No Copyright
NASA Terms: GRASSES; HERBICIDES; PLANTS (BOTANY)
Availability Source: National Technology Transfer Center (NTTC), Wheeling, WV
Availability Notes: Additional information available through: National Technology Transfer Center (NTTC), Wheeling, WV 26003, (Tel: 1-800-678-6882).
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