TAG: Dave Shetlar

Bug Doc named TOCA communicator of the year

May 24, 2016By

The Turf & Ornamental Communicators Association (TOCA) and Project EverGreen named Dave Shetlar, Ph.D., the recipient of the 2016 TOCA Environmental Communicator of the Year Award. The award recognizes individuals in the green industry for outstanding communications efforts regarding environmental issues. “Dr. Shetlar exemplifies the type of communicator needed in the green industry today to guide consumers through the myriad of... read more

The BugDoc answers questions on season-long grub control

May 18, 2015By

Editor’s Note: May 14, Dave “the BugDoc” Shetlar, Ph.D., addressed season-long grub control in a webinar presented by Landscape Management and sponsored by Nufarm. Here are some questions the audience had for the BugDoc and his answers. Q: What is the ideal application timing for grubs in Florida? BugDoc: It depends on where you are in Florida. The southern third... read more

Grub talk: The BugDoc answers readers’ grub questions

September 1, 2013By

Editor’s note: In July, Dave “the BugDoc” Shetlar, Ph.D., addressed preventive and curative grub control in a webinar presented by Landscape Management and sponsored by Valent Professional Products. Here’s a bit of Q&A between Shetlar and participants on this hot topic. Q: In Zone 9 do we really need to be concerned with grubs? —participant from South Carolina Dave Shetlar... read more