clover

Don’t Call It A Comeback

Clover's been here for years, but Miniclover® is getting a new look as an alternative to a traditional lawn. The traditional lawn — neat, green,...

13 Facts About Bats For Halloween!

  They’ve been called creepy, scary and spooky, but bats are an important species that impact our daily lives. From pollinating our favorite fruits to...
War on Pests

The War On Pests : From Spotted Lanternfly To… Pythons!

Landscape professionals have been at war with pests since the dawn of time. From the emerald ash borer hiding its eggs within healthy trees...

Sentinel Gardens: Growing Native Trees In Foreign Lands To Predict Invasive Threats

    Imagine a young red oak growing in an open meadow, its limbs reaching towards the bright October sky. As fall sets in, its broad...
Purdue Plant Doctor

Purdue’s Plant Doctor Helps Identify, Diagnose, & Report Pests

  Now there's a new tool to help diagnose landscape plant problems. The Purdue Plant Doctor website, co-created by Purdue University professors Cliff Sadof and...
Mississippi Celebration Hybrid

New Celebration Hybrid™ Bermudagrass Released By Mississippi State University

Mississippi State University’s Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station officially released Celebration Hybrid™ Bermudagrass at the 2022 Turfgrass Research Field Day held in Starkville, MS. The...
Drought BWSR

Minnesota “Lawns To Legumes” Accepting Applications

Minnesota landscapers, heads up! Here's something to make your clients aware of: The Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources (BWSR) is once again...
Sola

New Sola™ St. Augustinegrass Announced

  North Carolina State University’s Turfgrass Breeding and Genetics program, under the direction of Dr. Susana Milla-Lewis, has released Sola™ St. Augustinegrass. The grass, which...
Moon Valley

Sustainable Initiatives Undertaken By Largest Box Tree Grower In U.S.

The largest box tree grower in the U.S., with over 40 retail locations across Arizona, California, Nevada, and Texas, has undertaken major sustainability initiatives...
netafim

Drip Irrigation Used In UK’s First-of-its-Kind Carbon Sequestering Initiative

Netafim, a provider of sustainable precision irrigation solutions and agricultural projects, has announced implementation of its drip irrigation system for a site growing carbon-storing...
GoMaterials 2022

What Landscape Plants Are In Short Supply? Report Released

Landscape material procurement marketplace GoMaterials released a report today detailing the severity of 2022 plant shortages. According to the report, "The sizes impacted by...
Cultivate 22

A Sneak Peek At 13 New Plant Varieties For 2023

Star Roses and Plants Showcases 13 New Varieties At Cultivate Show Star® Roses and Plants presented its new 2023 plant varieties at Cultivate’22. The event...
dog in yard

The Dog Days Of Summer: 4 Tips For Creating A Pooch Paradise

During the Covid-19 pandemic, 23 million households in America – and 3.7 million in Canada – welcomed a new pet into their pack, according...
2023 AAS

AAS Perennial Winners: Perfect Additions To Any Client Landscape

All-America Selections, a non-profit plant trialing organization has three new perennial AAS Winners, which will be available in the 2023 garden season. They are:...
insect

‘Biblical’ Cricket & Grasshopper Swarms Spur Oregon Program

Some private landowners can now be reimbursed for pesticide costs. ARLINGTON, Ore. (AP) — Driving down a windy canyon road in northern Oregon rangeland, Jordan...
monarch

First Monarch Butterfly Summit Aims To Reverse Pollinator Decline

The first-ever Monarch Butterfly Summit was held in Washington, DC last week to identify priority actions to conserve the western monarch butterfly. At the...
Turf June 2022 Issue

Turf June 2022 Issue

Editor's Letter: June 2022 Issue Not A Drop To Drink I could fill this Editor’s Letter with scary statistics about water shortages and drought, but unless...

STIHL Sponsors Philadelphia Flower Show Highlighting Innovative Landscapers

This year, STIHL was an official sponsor for the annual 2022 PHS Philadelphia Flower Show. From June 11 through June 19, the nation’s largest...
energy

Milan’s Botanical Garden Transformed To Explore Energy

When landscapers think of parks or gardens, they think of the energy it takes to build them. But at Milan Design Week 2022, the...
Grass

The Grass Really Is Greener On The Gavranovic Side Of The Fence

Three generations work hard at Horizon Grass Farms.   Over the past 43 years, Horizon Grass Farms has grown from a 20-acre homestead into a successful...
Low Input, High Impact Landscapes

Low Input, High Impact Landscapes

Lawn alternatives for water management, eco-benefit, and beauty.

Bartlett Finds Successful Treatments For Beech Leaf Disease

Bartlett researchers have found two successful treatments for Beech Leaf Disease, or BLD. They include a foliar application program for small trees and a root flare injection for large trees.

Featured Videos

[VIDEO] Dickies®: Discover Workwear That’s Anything But Uniform

Looking for uniform solutions for your large team? An unmatched inventory and versatile looks are just a few reasons why companies trust Dickies®.

A Preview Of Hardscape North America 2024

New speakers, a new Hardscape Construction Roundtable, an expanded estimating session, and more are planned at Hardscape North America 2024.
John Deere P-Tier

John Deere Debuts Five New P-Tier Models & Three New Attachments

John Deere introduces the 330 and 334 P-Tier Skid Steer Loaders, the 331, 333 and 335 P-Tier Compact Track Loaders to market.
Hilltip SnowStriker

Hilltip Brings Line Of SnowStriker ™ Snowplows To North America

Hilltip's SnowStriker™ snowplows compatible with half-ton pickups, SUVs, UTVs, tractors, and loaders, have come to North America.
Autonomous Snow Plow

Remote-Operated, Autonomous Industrial Snow Plow Hits The Market

Teleo and Storm Equipment have introduced America’s only remote-operated and autonomous industrial snow plow.