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New Zealand golf bodies make sustainability pledge

September 5, 2019 By
The golf bodies of New Zealand have announced their unified support for a new national initiative that will focus on the sport’s sustainability performance. The statement comes at the launch of OnCourse New Zealand — a national version of the ...

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VA, DAV partner to host TEE Tournament for veterans

August 29, 2019 By
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and Disabled American Veterans (DAV) will host nearly 300 veterans with visual impairments, amputations and other physical and mental challenges at an annual adaptive sports event Sept. 8-13 near Iowa City, Iowa. The ...

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Innovative Turf Services’ team to join Advanced Turf Solutions

August 28, 2019 By
Advanced Turf Solutions, an independent and employee-owned green industry distributor, plans to expand its business into the commonwealth of Virginia this fall. In anticipation of this expansion, the company will be purchasing most of Innovative Turf Services’ operational assets. Additionally, ...

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Automatic Supply adds west Indianapolis branch

August 26, 2019 By
Heritage Landscape Supply Group announced that Automatic Supply opened a branch in Indianapolis, to benefit local professional contractors. The location will carry a full line of golf course products, tools and accessories and other complementary products with a focus on servicing golf course ...

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and Mike Ruizzo at Bayer’s Focus on Florida Media Summit. (Photo: Clara Richter)

All eyes on Florida at Bayer’s Focus on Florida Media Summit

August 26, 2019 By
When it comes to growing and maintaining turfgrass, Florida is a very important state. That was the main message behind Bayer’s Focus on Florida Media Summit, held July 11-12 in Naples, Fla. “Florida is the perfect storm for grass growing, ...

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Bayer launches Now Solutions program

August 23, 2019 By
The Turf and Ornamental business of Bayer, within the company’s Crop Science division, launched its 2019 Now Solutions program. The program includes new instant savings on the agronomic solutions turf professionals need to successfully manage turf conditions through critical summer months. “Turf managers are ...

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