TAG: Trugreen

Companies in the News: Updates from Saluting Branches, Arborjet, TruGreen and more

September 25, 2019By

Saluting Branches: Arborists United for Veteran Remembrance, a nonprofit organization, marks its fifth annual day of service with more than 3,500 green industry professionals donating a full day’s work on Wednesday, Sept. 18, to honor America’s military service men and women. With support from industry leaders, Saluting Branches will care for thousands of trees at 67 Veterans Affairs cemeteries, homes... read more

Roadtrip Roundup: Specticle in the Sunshine State

August 28, 2019By
Photo: Clara Richter

Bayer hosted its Focus on Florida media summit to talk about using a preemergent herbicide to treat weeds taking up residence among St. Augustinegrass. read more

Focus on Florida: Bayer hosts inaugural media event

July 17, 2019By
Photo: LM Staff

What’s so special about Florida? Well, when it comes to turfgrass, a lot. That was the main message behind Bayer‘s Focus on Florida media summit, held July 10-11 in Naples, Fla. “Florida is the perfect storm for grass growing, product development and learning about new turf diseases,” said Sheryl Wells, field development representative from Bayer’s crop science division. Grass in... read more

Norman Goldenberg receives green industry communicator’s award

May 6, 2019By

Norman Goldenberg received the 2019 Environmental Communicator of the Year Award from the Turf & Ornamental Communicators Association. read more

TruGreen partners with Churchill Downs

May 1, 2019By

For the third year in a row, Churchill Downs is partnering with TruGreen to ensure the grass track is in top shape in time for the Kentucky Derby. read more

ScottsMiracle-Gro sells stake in TruGreen; proceeds to help reduce debt

March 27, 2019By

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, a leading marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden and hydroponic growing products, has sold its approximate 30 percent stake in TruGreen to the majority owner in a transaction in which Scotts Miracle-Gro received approximately $234 million. In 2016, the company contributed its wholly owned subsidiary, Scotts LawnService, into a joint venture with TruGreen, creating the... read more