The Horse

General Management

Author: Julie Brega

Publisher: J. A. Allen, Limited

ISBN: 9780851315881

Category: Pets

Page: 150

View: 9884


This book covers care of the horse at grass and in the stable, including a study of pasture management and worm control, yards and stables, nutrition and foodstuffs, vices and psychology. This book is aimed at the examination student, taking the reader to BHS Stage IV level, and in many cases, above.

The College Board College Handbook

Author: College Board

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780874477504

Category: Education

Page: 2100

View: 7179


Presents information on enrollment, fields of study, admission requirements, expenses, and student activities at more than two thousand four-year colleges and universities and 1,600 two-year community colleges and trade schools. Original. 20,000 first printing.

College Handbook 2011

Author: The College Board

Publisher: College Board

ISBN: 9780874479034

Category: Study Aids

Page: 2200

View: 995


This is the only guide available that contains objective information on every accredited college in the United States — 2,150 four-year colleges and universities, and 1,650 two-year community colleges and technical schools. With its clearly laid-out entries and more than 40 indexes, the College Handbook 2011 is the fastest, easiest way for students to narrow a college search and compare the schools that they’re interested in. • Targeted information for home-schooled students and students considering community college as an option. • Useful features for black and Hispanic students. • Tables of early decision and wait-list outcomes show information that can’t be found in any other guide. • Comprehensive listings of student services, majors, athletics, on-campus activities and campus computing. • Planning calendar and worksheets help students organize their applications and stay on track. • Purchasers qualify for a $10 discount on The Official SAT Online Course™, the only course offered by the test makers. • Updated annually by a team of editors who verify information with each college — making the College Handbook 2011 the best college reference guide.

The College Board College Handbook

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780874476804

Category: Universities and colleges

Page: 2036

View: 4324


Presents information on enrollment, fields of study, admission requirements, expenses, and student activities at two- and four-year colleges.

International Turf Management Handbook

Author: David Aldous

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9780849301025

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 368

View: 369


Grasslands take up approximately one-quarter of the world's vegetative cover. Turfgrasses protect the land from erosion, stabilize the soil, moderate the temperature and provide low cost safe surfacing for many sporting and leisure activities. Amenity grasslands - and turf in particular - do more than form a significant part of the global landscape. They make up the basis of a multimillion dollar industry. International Turf Management Handbook covers the establishment, maintenance, and management of natural turfgrass surfaces. This handbook is arranged in four sections. The first section details the identification and selection of turfgrasses, how they grow, and their maintenance. The second section focuses on the management and administration of the turfgrass business. The third section addresses current standards and their use to effectively manage different surfaces such as bowling, croquet and golf greens, grass tennis courts, cricket tables, football and athletic fields, racetracks, and golf fairways. The final section discusses important environmental issues in turf management, including water resources, pesticides and fertilizers. Developed in association with more than 20 leading turf management authorities, the International Turf Management Handbook details the how the natural turfgrass surface functions. It explores strategies that blend biodiveristy and sustainability with the business of maintaining turf. It is essential reading for agriculture, horticulture, and natural resource professionals, and land managers.

The College Handbook, 1996

Author: College Board,College Board Staff

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780874475067


Page: 1664

View: 3589


For over 50 years, students and their parents have relied on this handbook for complete facts about colleges throughout the country. The only one-volume guide to all accredited colleges, both two- and four-year schools, the guide provides up-to-date information on admission policies, acceptance rates, financial aid, campus life, majors, and more.