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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Reducing Pesticide Use is Par for This Course

Reducing Pesticide Use is Par for This Course

This article describes how Long Island's Bethpage State Park golf course reduced the use of pesticides by using techniques such as Integrated Pest Management (IPM), with the assistance of scientists from Cornell University. The course is one the nation’s busiest public golf-course complexes.



Resource Type:
Case study/success story

Date of Publication:
June 6, 2002

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