Tag: weed control

Top 5 Worst Weeds

Dealing With the Top 5 Worst Weeds

Weeds are the bane of every customer’s lawn and landscape. Keep the top five invaders at bay with these weed-wrestling tips.
Turf’s UP

Turf Seed Market in Healthy State

Despite lingering effects from the recession of 2009, the turf seed market is holding its own.

Chinese Industrial Firm Eyes Purchase of Syngenta

China National Chemical Corp, China’s leading state-owned industrial firm, is in talks to buy Syngenta, the world's largest agrichemical company but its initial offer...

Alabama Lawn Pros Wins Ride-On Sprayer at GIE+EXPO

Dow AgroSciences gave away a sprayer/spreader during the GIE+EXPO during a live drawing on Oct. 23.
Bucking the Anti-Turf Panic

Bucking the Anti-Turf Panic

Here's how lawns can be saved using smart turfgrass and irrigation choices.
Civitas WEEDfree

Intelligro Unveils WEEDfree, a Hybrid Broadleaf Herbicide

Intelligro launched CIVITAS WEEDfree Brand concentrate at the 2015 GIE+EXPO. The company describes the liquid product as “the first and only hybrid selective herbicide”...
Formulation’s Vital Role

9 Formulations You Need to Know

Lawn pros should know these nine formulations that are common in the industry.

U.S. lawsuits build against Monsanto over alleged Roundup cancer link

Personal injury law firms around the United States are lining up plaintiffs for what they say could be "mass tort" actions against agrichemical giant...
fungicide

Montgomery County Approves Restrictions on Use of Lawn Pesticides

The Montgomery County Council passed legislation to restrict the use of pesticides on both county-owned and private property by a 6-3 vote. As a result...
Adopt-a-landscape, City of Tehachapi

City seeks sponsors for Adopt-A-Landscape

With the City of Tehachapi’s Adopt-a-Landscape program, the city is once again promoting a 12-month program and encouraging businesses, organizations, families and individuals to...

Students Flex their Weed Science Muscles during National Collegiate Competition

LAWRENCE, Kansas – Would you be able to identify 130 species of weeds and their seeds on sight? While for most of us the...

Mulch the Soil Surface to Save Water in Landscapes

Mulch adds a finished quality to the garden, but a layer of mulch also conserves soil moisture, moderates soil temperature and inhibits weeds, says...

Intelligro Teams up with Judith Guido

Twenty-five-year green industry veteran Judith Guido, chairwoman of Guido & Associates, has expanded her role of advisor and advocate to Intelligro, an operating brand...

UNL Extension: Fall is Best for Control of Tough Weeds

Weeds are usually the most visible turfgrass pest and can be a major problem for homeowners. Weeds are opportunistic, taking advantage of thin areas...

7th Annual Turf Education Day at Chicago Botanic Garden

Friday, September 11, 2015 Chicago Botanic Garden 1000 Lake Cook Road Glencoe, IL 60022 8 a.m. to 3 p.m

. A comprehensive day of education on lawn care, products &...

Bayer CropScience Announces Additions to Stewardship Team

Industry Experts Case Medlin and Harry Quicke Join Innovative Bayer Team to Provide Guidance for VM Professionals

Weed Recede Awarded Most Innovative Emerging Business

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — An important trend in the current economy is developing a business model that is not only profitable, but is purpose-driven and...

A Cut n’ Edge Wins the Pulse of the City News Customer Satisfaction Award

PITTSBORO, Ind. — Landscape contractor A Cut n’ Edge was recently honored with The Pulse of the City News Customer Satisfaction Award for providing...

A Wonderfully Wild And Crazy Business

Ron Hall reflects on his experiences in the green industry over the past 31 years.

Dow AgroSciences Refutes WHO Claim 2,4-D Possibly Carcinogenic

The World Health Organization added 2,4-D to its list of potential carcinogens, reports Bloomberg.com. The International Agency for Research on Cancer, a Lyon, France-based...
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.

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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.