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  • What you should know about white grubs

    March 22, 2019By

    Aside from knowing that white grubs wreak havoc on lawns, there’s a lot to learn about these little larvae. read more

    Nufarm insecticide receives 24(c) label in New York

    March 20, 2019By

    Safari 20 SG from Nufarm has received a 24(c) label for controlling the spotted lanternfly in New York. This follows 2(ee) approval to control the spotted lanternfly in 15 states: Connecticut, Delaware, Kentucky, Main, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia. The spotted lanternfly is an invasive plant hopper invading... read more

    Nufarm’s spring herbicide program now available

    March 14, 2019By

    Nufarm Americas’ spring herbicide program for lawn and landscape professionals is now available. The program offers distributor credit for qualifying purchases that bundle Sure Power Selective Herbicide with a choice of rotation partners, Escalade 2 and Cool Power herbicides. The program purchasing period runs from March 15 to June 30. It provides distributor credit on purchases of Sure Power combined with... read more

    Bayer creates new sales region, promotes Doug McCullen to lead it

    March 12, 2019By

    The Turf & Ornamentals business of Bayer, within the company’s Crop Science division, has created a new western sales region and promoted Doug McCullen to western regional sales manager of the newly established region, which serves customers from California through west Texas and northward into Wisconsin. “In our quickly evolving green industry, turf management professionals need more customized, regional recommendations... read more

    Harrell’s explains its move to discontinue distribution of glyphosate products

    March 12, 2019By

    Jack Harrell Jr., CEO of Harrell’s, wrote a letter regarding the company’s recent decision to discontinue distribution of glyphosate products. There has obviously been some discussion and concern about our decision to stop selling glyphosate products. I apologize for any confusion about this, and I would like to explain why we made this decision. First, Harrell’s is not making any... read more

    Properly identify brown patch

    March 8, 2019By
    Photo: Lane Tredway

    Brown spots on lawns can appear due to a variety of turf pests and diseases, but a common culprit is brown patch. Experts offer their tips for properly identifying and treating the disease. read more