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Pesticides and Pollinators

Pesticides & Pollinators

Pollinators are a vital resource that can potentially be impacted by application of pesticides. Expert tips on how to find a balance.
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.
mosquitoes

Kill Mosquitoes With…. Mustard?

New U.S. Agricultural Research Service studies show that seed meal from plants in the mustard family can kill mosquito larvae, opening the door to new bio-based controls.
pesticides and fertilizers

Get Equipped: Pesticides And Fertilizers

This assortment of pesticides and fertilizers can add value to your professional lawn care and landscaping services.
Turf February 2023 Issue

Turf February 2023 Issue

The Turf February 2023 issue focuses on buying new mowers, top marketing strategies for the year ahead, best plant choices for Spring, and more!
western bumble bee

New Study Shows 57% Decline In Western Bumble Bee—And Why

  The western bumble bee was once common in western North America, but increasing temperatures, drought, and pesticide use have contributed to a 57% decline...
FMC

FMC Offering Turf Webinar Series As Part Of True Champions Program

FMC will be providing a monthly webinar for the turf market as part of the 1st Friday webinar series for the FMC True Champions...
tree scale

Scaling Back Tree Scale

Improve control with identification, timing, and pesticide selection. Although visible only as small bumps on leaves, twigs, and branches, scale insects are one of the...
Pesticides

Pesticides Increasingly Under Attack In State Legislatures

Op Ed: The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) urges advocacy. The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) will hold its ELEVATE conference and expo...
Bayer

Bayer Environmental Science To Become Envu

Bayer’s Environmental Science Professional business today announced it will become Envu as a standalone company, contingent on the successful close of Cinven’s acquisition of...
Eastern equine encephalitis

New Mosquito Control To Start Further U.S. Field Trials

As Summer mosquitoes make their annoying presence known, scientists at Valent BioSciences LLC are working on a new pesticide to battle the disease carriers. ...
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...
Pesticides And Fertilizers

Get Equipped: Pesticides And Fertilizers

Take a look at this assortment of pesticides and fertilizers that can add value to your professional lawn care and landscaping services. Finalsan® From Neudorff Finalsan®...
Turf February 2022 Issue

Turf February 2022 Issue

Editor's Letter: March Madness Like some of you, I live in a seasonal climate of winter days that are short on sun, but long on...
Organics

Federal Legislation Aims To Ban Certain Pesticides

RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment)® joined more than 350 pesticide user organizations this week, sending a letter to all members of the...
Pesticides

Get Equipped: Pesticides

Take a look at this assortment of pesticides, fungicides, insecticides and more that can add value to your professional lawn care and landscaping services. EcoCore™...
RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment)

RISE Elects Leadership, Honors Volunteers During 31st Annual Meeting

Nearly 500 participants representing companies that provide pest and plant health solutions for the specialty pesticide and agriculture markets met in Aventura, FL September...
Flight 93 National Memorial

Forest Service Helps Defend 9/11 Witness Trees From Insect Threat

By Melanie Brezniak Eastern Region, USDA Forest Service Twenty years have passed since the 9/11 attacks, yet there’s a feeling of permanence in a hemlock grove...

Research Breakthroughs For Better Mosquito Control?

Spraying properties for mosquito control can be a great way to add to a landscaper's services. Yet menacing mosquitoes continue to plague many with...
plant, money growth

Limited Time Fall Savings For Lawn & Landscape Pros

Three savings opportunities recently crossed the desk of Turf editors. For the Bayer and Service Autopilot savings, act by September 30! Bayer Product Discounts Bayer's Turf...
Buddleia Violet

Outsmarting Invasives

Today’s low seed set sterile cultivars are not your parent’s Bradford Pears.

Arbor Day: Canopy Report Reveals America’s Favorite Tree & More

On this Arbor Day 2024, did you know that If trees could talk, Americans would want them to sound like Morgan Freeman? This and more serious statistics can be found in the "The Canopy Report," a new consumer report on how America sees trees by The Arbor Day Foundation.

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®.
Natural Swimming Pools & Ponds

Natural Swimming Pools & Ponds

Landscape design, Nature, and recreation all meet in this stunning and fun eco-alternative.
Backyard Makeover

Attractive Accessibility: Bobcat’s Backyard Makeover

Julie Rummer of Turlock, CA now has her wheelchair-accessible dream backyard thanks to the Bobcat backyard makeover contest!
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.
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.