TAG: turfseed

Scotts may sell genetically modified bluegrass by 2015

February 10, 2014By

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Co., based in Marysville, Ohio, will test a genetically modified grass seed in the family lawns of a small number of employees this growing season, The Columbus (Ohio) Dispatch reports. The employees will test Kentucky bluegrass that has been modified to protect it from being killed by Roundup, the herbicide produced by Monsanto and sold by Scotts.... read more

Throwback Thursday: August 1988

January 23, 2014By

I often wonder what long-time subscribers of Landscape Management think of current issues of the magazine. This week my mind is on those who subscribed to LM in 1988. What would their thoughts be on the January 2014 issue, primarily our st ory “The new norm?” The article reported there’s been a 30 percent to 40 percent increase in grass... read more