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One of the biggest misconceptions about social media strategy is that only the big brands and enterprise organizations can afford success. The impression is that bigger businesses have unlimited resources, people and budgets to execute on [...

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Think social media is the only trendy thing in the business world? Think again. Management techniques and leadership styles have trends too, and as experts crop up with new strategies for managing employees, these trends evolve. […]

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I’m sad I don’t get to go to CES this year. I mean, come on, it ends 6 days before my due date — why can’t I go?! — Leanna Lofte (@llofte) November 30, 2012 Gadget-Charging […]

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  Pennsylvania Turfgrass Research Inc. and Penn State create Stanley J. Zontek Turfgrass Endowment UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — On Aug. 28, the USGA, the golf turfgrass industry and the Penn State Turfgrass Program lost a dear [&hellip...

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Landscape Institute member Ian Houlston is calling upon fellow landscape professionals to take the lead in helping mitigate the spread of Chalara dieback of ash trees.   They should do this, he said, by diligently following […]

Water Woes Continue
November 11, 2012 //
Clean water is a goal for many Americans.

Driving around a desert golf course the other day, the passenger in the golf cart said the course was beautiful. But then she asked an important question: Doesn’t all of this use a lot of water? […]

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Management of public golf courses in Wisconsin is changing as municipalities work to trim their budgets and increase revenue. The city of Madison is following the lead of Fond du Lac and […]

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Catalytic Enzymes definitely improve the performance of your current fertilizers. Using catalytic enzymes you can build strong, healthy, aggressive growing plants while improving soil productivity. GenNext BioTech catalytic seed starter get...

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A lawn even a Golf Course Superintendent would be jealous of! For many years, professional golf course Superintendents have known that the secret to a beautiful, dense turf is to aerate their course two or three […]

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This week marks the dates for the 3rd ETS Conference where turfgrass professionals from around Europe (and also the United States) gather to talk about the latest issues in turfgrass management. This year's conference takes place in Kristia...