Turf February 2024 Issue

Turf February 2024 Issue

Featuring the winner of the inaugural Turf Lawn Striping Contest, the February 2024 issue helps Green Industry professionals earn their stripes.
Lawn Striping Contest Winner, Orlando Chavez

Turf’s Lawn Striping Contest Winner: Orlando Chávez!

Hard work, creativity, and 532 votes combined to make Detroit resident Orlando Chávez the winner of the inaugural Turf Lawn Striping Contest!
Lawn Striping Contest Winner, Orlando Chavez

Ganador del concurso de rayado de césped de Turf: ¡Orlando Chávez!

El trabajo duro, la creatividad y los 532 votos le dan reconocimiento a este residente de Detroit.
KIOTI K9 Cab

Get Equipped: Trucks, Trailers & UTVs

From crane-carrying ability to lithium-ion technology, this assortment of trucks, trailers and UTVs offers the power and mobility your landscaping and lawn care team needs.
Beth Berry, Vice President, Turf & Ornamental Sales, Advanced Turf Solutions

The Yardstick: Q&A With Beth Berry, Advanced Turf Solutions

Industry icon Beth Berry, Vice President, Turf & Ornamental Sales, Advanced Turf Solutions, just marked 40 years in her career. What's next? Watch out ESPN!
dead deer disposal

Dead Deer In A Yard?

So you found a dead deer on a client's property? What happened and what should you do to dispose or move it safely?
deer damage in landscapes

Deterring Deer

Looking to address deer damage in landscapes? Many experts agree that prevention is more effective than changing existing feeding behaviors.

Get Equipped: Workwear And Gear

From protective eyewear to work boots, this assortment of workwear and gear will keep your lawn care and landscaping team safe and comfortable on the job.
hog damage, lawn

Have Client Properties Gone To The Hogs!?

Learn how to identify and control wildlife damage to landscapes from various pests, including feral hogs, armadillos, and moles.
McKay Landscape Lighting

Lighting A Lush Landscape

A “Secret Garden” project focuses on plants as highlights.
Vulcan

Proposed Tax Break For Government Snow Removal Equipment In CA

California Senate Bill 546 proposes an exemption from the state sales and use tax for public entities purchasing dedicated snow removal vehicles.
salt

Study Reveals Salt Is “Sleeping Giant” Of Environmental Threats

A recent study shows salt is the sleeping giant of environmental threats to water and soil. Follow these tips for more responsible road salting as part of snow management.

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®.
Plant pests

USDA Invests $70 Million To Defend Against Plant Pests & Diseases

The USDA is investing $70 million to defend against plant pests and diseases including box tree moth and sudden oak death.

This Spring Will Bring Billions Of Cicadas In Rare Brood Convergence

Fascinating, harmless, yet often annoying to outdoor workers, cicada swarms will be emerging in parts of the U.S. this year. Find out where.

Techo-Bloc Launches 2024 Hardscape Products & Trends

Techo-Bloc's 2024 theme of "Quiet Luxury" seen in new Caffè Crema color, Natural Stone Collection, and Silver Granite color.
McKay Landscape Lighting

Lighting A Lush Landscape

A “Secret Garden” project focuses on plants as highlights.