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Evidence-Based Management: Integrating Expertise and Research for Better Turf Outcomes

Clippings | Fall 2017  – View the full issue HERE: Evidence-Based Management: Integrating Expertise and Research for Better Turf Outcomes Over the past decade, zoysiagrass became an increasingly popular choice for Florida homeowners and developers as an alternative to St. Augustinegrass.Promoted as being drought tolerant and resistant to chinch bugs, zoysiagrass also appealed to residents […]

Clippings Fall 2017 News

The Fall Clippings Newsletter is now online! Click on the link below to read these stories and more: Hurricane Irma’s Impacts Likely to Linger for Florida Sod Producers Certifying Florida Sod:  An Inspector’s Day Florida Golf Course Superintendents Help University Lab into the Future A look at UF / IFAS’s Evidence Based Turf Management Workshops […]

Clippings Summer Newsletter

Click on the link below to read these stories and more: Thanks for making Growing Better 2017 one of our best events yet! Growing Better 2018 heads to Lake Jem Farms Growing Better Guide: Exhibitors, speakers and sponsors Association News: Tedder, Council join board of directors Research: Comparing iron sources for sod production Business: Lease […]

Cost Saving Strategies

MORE GREEN IN YOUR POCKET: New irrigation technology can help you keep your lawn looking good and keep more “green” in your pocket. University of Florida scientists recently conducted a study to see what would happen if automated irrigation systems were monitored to work more in sync with nature. HERE’S WHAT THEY DISCOVERED: Homeowners whose […]

Florida Turf is All Around You!

If you’ve played golf, cheered on your favorite soccer team, picnicked in the park or barbequed with friend in your backyard, chances are the turfgrass you enjoyed was grown locally by one of our member farms.