Monday, July 16, 2018
University of Hawaii at Manoa
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Extension/Outreach Articles:
(some of these articles are available to download from UH Turfgrass Menagement Extension Program website. Others are available upon request (cheng241@hawaii.edu))


Cheng, Z. 2017. Current and recent research projects in Turfgrass and Landscape pest management Lab at University of Hawaii at Manoa. Landscape Hawaii, July/August 2017: 24-26. 

DeFrank, J., Z. Cheng, and A.J. Lindsey. 2017. Research update on Bermuda grass treatment. Landscape Hawaii, May/June 2017: 16-17. 

Cheng, Z. 2017. Frit fly: A challenging turfgrass pest in Hawaii. Landscape Hawaii, March/April 2017: 28.

Cheng, Z., and J. DeFrank. 2016. Suppressing bermudagrass in seashore paspalum turf. Landscape Hawaii, September/October 2016: 30.

Cheng, Z. 2016. Fungal disease take-all patch of turfgrass in Hawaii. Landscape Hawaii, March/April 2016: 12-13.

Cheng, Z. 2015. Leaf and sheath spot of turfgrass in Hawaii. Landscape Hawaii, September/October 2015: 25.

Cheng, Z., and B.P. Bhandari. 2015. Lobate Lac Scale (Paratachardina pseudolobata): Invasive plant insect pest invades Oahu’s urban landscape. Landscape Hawaii, March/April 2015: 16-17.

Cheng, Z., E. Sanders, and G. Nakashima. 2015. Rover ant control in Hawaii. Golf Course Management Magazine, April 2015: 95.

Cheng, Z. 2015. Benefits of turf to the environment. Landscape Hawaii, January/February 2015: 23-24.

Cheng, Z., and B.P. Bhandari. 2015. Biology, Management, and Updated Host Range of the Lobate Lac Scale (Paratachardina pseudolobata) in Hawai‘i’s Urban Landscapes. CTAHR Extension, Insect Pests, January 2015, IP-34 (http://www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/oc/freepubs/pdf/IP-34.pdf).

Cheng, Z., and J. DeFrank. 2014. “Lights Out” – A pesticide-free way for turf restoration and weed control. Landscape Hawaii, September/October 2014: 10-11.

Cheng, Z. 2014. Soil food web: The foundation of turfgrass growth and health. Landscape Hawaii, May/June 2014: 24-25.

Cheng, Z. 2013. Turfgrass integrated pest management. HānaiʻAi (CTAHR Sustainable and Organic Agriculture Program Newsletter), December 2013 l January/February 2014.

Cheng, Z. 2013. Brief introduction on turfgrass IPM, Part II. Landscape Hawaii, September/October 2013: 25.

Cheng, Z. 2013. Brief introduction on turfgrass IPM, Part I. Landscape Hawaii, July/August 2013: 25-27.

Cheng, Z., S. O. Salminen, and P. S. Grewal. 2009. Effect of organic fertilizers on the quality and shoot alkaloid contents of endophytic tall fescue. TurfNews, September 2009: 1-2.

Cheng, Z., P. S. Grewal, B. R. Stinner, K. A. Hurto, and H. B. Hamza. 2009. How do long-term organic and chemical turfgrass management practices influence soil microbial biomass, organic matter and the food web? News from Ohio Lawn Care Association, Spring 2009: 15-19.

Cheng, Z., D. S. Richmond, S. O. Salminen, and P. S. Grewal. 2008. Effectiveness of professional and do-it-yourself (DYI) approaches to lawn care: A survey of home lawns. TurfNews, September 2008: 1-2.

Cheng, Z., E. McCoy, D. Gardener, and P. S. Grewal. 2008. Assessing nutrient runoff from turfgrass lawns established on subsoil and topsoil: a preliminary report. News from Ohio Lawn Care Association, Summer 2008: 16-18.

Grewal, P. S., Z. Cheng, and E. L. McCoy. 2005. Turfgrass is an effective means of controling soil erosion and run-off. TPI Turf News, May/June 2005: 44.

 


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