Turf Magazine - July, 2012

CENTRAL DEPARTMENTS

Supplier News

WTA to Host Summer Field Day

The Wisconsin Turfgrass Association will hold its summer field day on July 31 at the O.J. Noer Turfgrass Research & Education Facility in Verona, Wis. Turfgrass education and research updates will include compost evaluations, crabgrass preemergent demonstrations, disease trials, fertilizer trials, grub management strategies, humic acids, Japanese beetle research and Kentucky bluegrass varieties for Wisconsin. In the afternoon, attendees can choose between sports and golf turf sessions. The trade show will display a wide variety of equipment. Find more information at www.wisconsinturfgrassassociation.org.

Save Green, Mow Clean with Propane Mower Incentive

The Propane Education & Research Council is offering $1,000 to qualified buyers of a new propane-fueled mower who agree to share information about the mower's performance. Customers who are accepted into the PERC Propane Mower Incentive Program can get the incentive for up to 10 eligible mowers bought from any dealer in the nation. The new mower must be equipped with a 60- to 72-inch cutting deck. For more information about the program, visit www.poweredbypropane.org.

Spectrum Website Receives Award

Spectrum Technologies, Inc. announced that their redesigned website was selected as a bronze medal winner in the category of B2B from Horizon Interactive Awards. American Eagle, Spectrum's Web designer, entered the company's website into the competition.