Turface Athletics announces the culmination of a trio of promotions conducted as part of its 50th anniversary, celebrated throughout 2013.
The Environmental Institute for Golf has received a $50,000 grant from The Toro Foundation to continue its support of Rounds 4 Research and help further turfgrass research at local universities. Toro donated $50,000 to the EIFG's Rounds 4 Research in 2013 as well.
Valent U.S.A. Corporation and Nufarm Americas Inc. announced that Valent has entered into an agreement that appoints Nufarm as the exclusive distributor of its branded products for professional turf, ornamental and aquatic uses in the United States, effective February 16, 2014.
Syngenta Turf and Landscape has launched Twitter and YouTube accounts to engage with professionals in the turf industry. Both social media platforms will serve as interactive outlets with up-to-date information for the sports turf, golf, and lawn care industries.
Bernhard and Company, manufacturer of Bernhard Grinders, is celebrating the 125th anniversary of the first grinder patent in 2014. Brainchild of English engineer and Bernhard and Company forefather John Atterton, the submission illustrates the first "spin" grinder for lawn mower cylinders (reels) that also sharpens bottom blades (bedknives) while still mounted to sole plates (bed bars).
New videos from FMC Corporation demonstrate proper guidelines for liquid pesticide applications as well as take viewers step-by-step through applications of Talstar Professional Insecticide both outdoors and indoors. The videos are part of an initiative by FMC to promote environmental and product stewardship.
BRANDT, a leading manufacturer of agricultural specialty products, announced that it has a definitive letter of intent to acquire Grigg Brothers, a leader in the golf and sports turf industry since 1995.
Redexim has launched a new website at www.Redexim.com. This new and improved website has a more user-friendly design for clear, quick and trouble-free navigation.
Turface Athletics used its industry partners to provide sports field management education to more than 100 distributor representatives who attended the company's distributor meeting Nov. 5 to 7 in Orlando, FL.
The Toro Company today announced that Shannon Ranch Elementary School, in Visalia, CA won top prize in the company's 'Ready. Set. GROW!' grant program. As a result of the public vote, a $7,000 grant will be awarded to Shannon Ranch Elementary. The grant will enable the school to enhance their life sciences program including installing a water-efficient drip irrigation system at their school garden for use by students throughout the year. The garden will also serve as a model on smart irrigation practices for the surrounding community.