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Follow These Turf Trends Toward Profit

Economy and environment are two words driving lawn care product trends.


  If you wanted to sum up lawn care trend drivers for the year 2014 in just two words, you could do worse than choosing the words "economy" and "environment."
  The year 2014 was one of massive weather extremes, a mildly rebounding but spotty economy and continued interest in environmental concerns. Turf spoke with a number of lawn care manufacturers to find out how these mega-trends affected the lawn care industry in 2014. We'll also look ahead to turf product trends for 2015, and how lawn care operators can get the most value from the products they use.
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CHICAGO, Ill. - Nufarm announced that Rob Schwehr has been promoted to the position of vice president of innovation & regulatory affairs for Nufarm Americas. In this position, Schwehr will oversee product development and interactions with governmental ...More

12/18/2014 - KIOTI Tractor Names Winners of Biggest Tractor Fan Giveaway


WENDELL, N.C. - KIOTI Tractor, a division of Daedong-USA, Inc., has announced the top three winners of their Biggest Tractor Fan Giveaway. Winning contestants, Kelly Langdon, Jim Cobb and Brendon Burton will each receive free KIOTI parts and services ...More

12/17/2014 - New Holland Wins Four AE50 Awards


NEW HOLLAND, Pa. - New Holland Agriculture and Construction has been honored with four prestigious AE50 Awards for smart engineering innovations by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE). The AE50 awards are presented for ...More
Underhill International Moves to New Location - MISSION VIEJO, Calif. - Underhill International is opening new offices in ...

12/17/2014 - Underhill International Moves to New Location


MISSION VIEJO, Calif. - Underhill International is opening new offices in Mission Viejo, California, in January 2015. The new facility will triple the company's warehouse capacity and give its staff more space for sales, technical support and customer ...More
Toro Announces Winner of 2015 Super Bowl Sports Turf Training Program - BLOOMINGTON, Minn. - The Toro Company has announce...

12/16/2014 - Toro Announces Winner of 2015 Super Bowl Sports Turf Training Program


BLOOMINGTON, Minn. - The Toro Company has announced this year's winner for the annual Toro Super Bowl Sports Turf Training Program. Zachery S. Avers, a student at Ohio State University, will be on hand at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, ...More


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