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TPF Clippings Summer Edition Online Now

The Clippings Summer 2017 edition is now online! Click on the link below to read these stories and more: (A pdf version of the newsletter will open in a new window.)
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TPF Spring Clippings Newsletter Online

The Clippings Spring 2017 edition is now online! Click below to read the online version, including these feature stories:           2017 SPRING TPF Newsletter (A pdf version of the newsletter will open in a new window.)
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Registration is OPEN for Growing Better 2017

Registration is open for Growing Better 2017: the Turfgrass Producers of Florida’s annual meeting and show! Join us on May 4th and 5th as we migrate south to beautiful Quail Creek Plantation in Okeechobee, Florida in the heart of the busy southeast Florida production area. The event kicks off on Thursday afternoon with a Clay Shoot on this highly-rated range in an old Florida setting, followed by our popular casual reception and dinner, where you can relax around the firepit, lounge in the
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Winter 2016 Clippings Newsletter Now Online

The Clippings Winter 2016 edition is now online! Click below to read the online version, including these feature stories: UF/IFAS survey shows homeowners want incentives to conserve more water Key changes will impact workers comp rates Research explores mixing turf cultivars to boost pest resistance Gallery and vendor guide from the 2016 Growing Better Annual Meeting & Field Day   2016 Clippings Winter Edition
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Join or Renew Your 2017 Membership Today!

Now’s a great time to join TPF or renew your membership!  2017 forms are online now, so join, renew, and update your listing today.   Producer Membership:  Open to companies producing or harvesting sod within the state of Florida.  Dues are $500 per year, a portion of which goes directly to support turfgrass research projects.    Dues must be paid by January 31, 2017.   Associate Membership is open to companies who provides products or services to our producer members.  It’
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2016 Fall Regional Meetings Set for November

TPF REGIONAL MEETINGS TPF’s Regional Meetings are designed to help sod producers, installers, landscapers and lawn maintenance professionals learn, connect and grow – better! These informal gatherings offer the latest info from experts and emphasize connecting with others in the industry in your area to discuss common issues and share solutions. Although TPF’s Regional Meetings are specifically developed to be accessible and schedule-friendly for those in the local area, indust
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UF Turf Field Day at Citra October 5

The annual UF/IFAS North Central Florida Turfgrass Field Day is set for Wednesday, October 5 at the UF/IFAS Plant Science Research & Education Unit in Citra, featuring updates on the latest research on turf breeding, weed control, pest and disease issues and water use for sod producers and green industry professionals.  Visit with researchers, network with colleagues and enjoy lunch at one of the country’s premier turf research facilities.  Admission includes lunch on-site and time to
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TPF Clippings Spring 2016 Newsletter

The Clippings Spring 2016 edition  is now online!  Click below to read the online version, including feature stories on this year’s Growing Better Annual Meeting & Show; how growers are conserving water in partnership with Southwest Florida Water Management District; and the latest survey from the UF/IFAS Center for Public Issues Education on conserving water and Turfgrass lawns. Spring 2016 Online Newsletter  
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Registration is OPEN for Growing Better!

Registration is OPEN for Growing Better: the TPF Annual Meeting & Field Day!  Visit our Events Page for more information and sign up to attend, exhibit or sponsor this year’s event.  You’ll also find a link to make your reservations at the UF Hilton Conference Center, this year’s host hotel.  See you there!
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