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Emily Schappacher is a freelance writer based in Cleveland.

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How to stop spring turf stressors Posted on 23 Mar 2022 in the From the Magazine & March 2022 & Turf+Ornamental Care categories.

Experts share how to prepare for common weeds, insects and diseases this season including Poa annua, billbugs and dollar spot. Read more»

Why sod webworms are one unpredictable pest Posted on 17 Feb 2022 in the February 2022 & From the Magazine & Turf+Ornamental Care categories.

Experts share how sod webworms can be tricky to diagnose but how there are some simple solutions that offer good control. Read more»

Make the most of 2022 with software Posted on 03 Jan 2022 in the December 2021 & Featured & From the Magazine & Mowing+Maintenance categories.

Industry experts share tips on how contractors can get the most out of their business software to help take their company to the next level in 2022. Read more»

Fertile Ground: Selling organic lawn care to clients Posted on 05 Nov 2021 in the From the Magazine & November 2021 & Turf+Ornamental Care categories.

Although interest is slowly growing, lawn care operators explain how selling organic lawn care to commercial clients can be an uphill battle. Read more»

How humates help your turf Posted on 11 Oct 2021 in the From the Magazine & October 2021 & Turf+Ornamental Care categories.

Humates can cause some confusion in the industry but experts explain how adding them to a lawn care program can create healthier, hardier turf. Read more»

Don’t overlook the basics in tree and shrub care Posted on 07 Sep 2021 in the From the Magazine & September 2021 & Turf+Ornamental Care categories.

Plant health care experts urge contractors to consider environmental factors along with pest issues when diagnosing tree and shrub problems. Read more»