Tag: turfgrass

Turf April 2024 Issue

Turf April 2024 Issue

With a focus on the Living Landscape, the Turf April 2024 issue features permaculture yards, natural pools, battery equipment, and green roofs. Plus, how to increase online leads.
turfgrass in transition

Turfgrass In The Transition Zone

Hotter summers, fluctuating rainfall, new grass varieties... is turfgrass in transition?
TruNorth Landscaping

Transforming Turf

TruNorth Landscape earned Gold in Residential Lawn Care from NALP for bringing the green back to this grass.
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.
Super Bowl LVIII

More Turf Trouble For Super Bowl LVIII?

Practice fields have been an issue in the week leading up to Super Bowl LVIII. Will turf conditions make the news again this year when the San Francisco 49ers take on the Kansas City Chiefs at Allegiant Stadium?
Dormant seeding

Seeding In Cold Weather? Sure! If You Follow These Tips….

Dormant seeding, which generally occurs from now into March, will bring Spring success to turfgrass and Winter revenue to you.
Stripes

Show Off Your Stripes! Enter The Turf Mowing Contest!

Did you create spectacular lawn stripes within the past two years? Then enter the TURF Magazine Mowing Contest and Show Off Your Stripes! Deadline: November 28.
Turfgrass maintenance

Fall Turf Tune-Up

Turfgrass maintenance is a critical aspect of maintaining healthy lawns: Fall is a chance to prepare turf for both Winter and Spring.

New DLF Bentgrasses Approved By A-LIST

The Alliance for Low-Input Sustainable Turf (A-LIST) has approved three creeping bentgrass varieties from DLF.
Spring overseeding

Successful Turfgrass Seeding & Fertilization

Aside from trying to thicken-up a lawn, are there other reasons for doing a Spring overseeding? One big reason for overseeding is to adjust...
STIHL Redsox

Play Ball! STIHL Named Official OPE Of Fenway Park

Northeast STIHL has announced a multi-year sponsorship agreement with Fenway Park, serving as official OPE outfitter for the Red Sox facility.
Mycorrhizae

Turf Care: Amazing Mycorrhizae

What is arbuscular mycorrhizal symbiosis and why is it important to turfgrass & plant growth?
Spring weeds

Spring Weeds

Top offenders and treatments for turfgrass.
sod installation

Successful Sod Installation

Expert strategies and insights for the landscape professional. Sod installation projects are nothing new for lawn pros. Nevertheless, they can make or break a landscape—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...
McCoy Horticultural Sustainability

Journey To Sustainability

Recently, I had a chance to reflect on my 30 years in the Green Industry. I was preparing a presentation and intended to speak...
Musser

International Turfgrass Foundation Awards Two Individuals

Musser Foundation selects Travis Russell and Dr. Devon Carroll as 2022 Award of Excellence recipients. The Musser International Turfgrass Foundation has selected both Travis...
turf disease control

What Are The Top Turfgrass Challenges Anticipated For 2022?

Weather is inconsistent; crabgrass, nutsedge, and brown patch can be counted on.   With last year’s employment and supply chain issues, the usual technical challenges, like...
soil

Soil Solutions For Healthy Turfgrass

Soil quality has a large impact on the intensity of management practices and on the ability of a soil to sustain quality turfgrass. It...
fall fertilizer

Fall Fertilization Tips: One Size Does Not Fit All

Like politics, all lawn care in America is local—well, let’s make that regional. But you get the point. Consider the differences in turfgrass growing...
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®.
Green Roof Installation

Green Roof Installation

Why limit your landscaping services? Take them to greater heights.
Natural Swimming Pools & Ponds

Natural Swimming Pools & Ponds

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