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Richard Latin

Awards & Honors

(2018) Fellow. American Phytopathological Society.

(2018) Col. John Morley Distinguished Career Award. Golf Course Superintendents Association of America.

(2012) Midwest Regional Turf Foundation Award of Achievement. Midwest Regional Turf Foundation.

(2004) School of Agriculture Team Award. Purdue University School of Agriculture.

Selected Publications

Latin, R. X. (2011). A Practical Guide to Turfgrass Fungicides. St. Paul, MN: APS Press.

Latin, R. X., & Ou, L. (in press). Influence of irrigation and wetting agent on fungicide residues in creeping bentgrass. Plant Disease.

Ou, L., & Latin, R. X. (in press). Influence of management practices on distribution of fungicides in golf course turf. Agronomy Journal.

Hockemeyer, K., & Latin, R. X. (2015). Spatial and temporal distribution of fungicides applied to creeping bentgrass. J. Env.Qual, 44(3), 841-848. doi:10.2134/jeq2014.08.0335

Daniels, J., & Latin, R. (2013). Residual activity of fungicides for control of brown patch on creeping bentgrass. Plant Disease, 97, 1414-1419.

Latin, R. (2012). Bacterial Decline of Creeping Bentgrass. Golf Course Management, 7, 82-89.

Stewart, J., Latin, R., Reicher, Z., & Hallett, S. (2008). Influence of trinexapac ethyl on the efficacy of chlorothalonil and propiconazole for control of dollar spot on creeping bentgrass. Applied Turfgrass Science, doi:10.1094/ATS-2008-0319-01-RS. Retrieved from

Latin, R. X. (2006). Residual efficacy of fungicides for control of dollar spot on creeping bentgrass. Plant Disease, 90(5), 571-575. doi:10.1094/PD-90-0571

Harmon, P. (2005). Winter survival of the perennial ryegrass pathogen Magnaporthe oryzae in north central Indiana. Plant Disease, 89, 412-418.

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