Category: Landscape

It’s Time to Think About Fall

Landscape

Prepping Your Turf For the Next Season

It’s no secret that most people are excited for fall to come back around — the weather cools down, the bugs are less annoying, and it becomes more pleasant to spend time outdoors. But while you are excited for fall, your customer’s turf is preparing for dormancy.

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Bringing in the Best

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How to Hire the Right Seasonal Staff

The busy season has officially arrived for lawn care companies — which means your workload is increasing and you are likely in need of extra staff. As you look for seasonal workers, remember that you have a business to run and a reputation to uphold, and your staff is a huge part of that. Below, we are going to outline some good practices to follow when hiring seasonal workers.

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Bringing Your Turf Back to Life

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Helpful Tips To Revive Your Grass After Winter

Your grass endures a lot over a year — and winter is most likely the time of year when it receives the least attention. Depending on where you live, you may have been be facing snow, ice, freezing temperatures and heavy winds, which all take a toll on your turf or your customers turf. You might get lucky and it could bounce back on its own, but if not, here are some helpful tips to get your grass ready for those long summer days.

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A World of What-If’s

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How to Prepare for the Unexpected this Season

Spring signals new opportunities and new challenges, but we often don’t know what those challenges are until they happen. Trends and research only go so far, because nature can always throw curveballs. If you’re a turf care professional, one way to prepare well for the upcoming season is to simulate scenarios in your mind, and then play out how you’d respond to them. Think of it as a fire drill before the fire ever happens.

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The Ultimate Turf Wish List

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Products That Can Make Your Turf Happy This Holiday Season

They say the holiday season is a time of giving, and you’ll often get the most satisfaction out of giving than receiving. In that spirit, what does your turf need in the coming year that will make it happy and healthy? LebanonTurf offers innovative technologies as well as tried and true staples that can bring a lot of cheer to your new year.

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Happy Turfsgiving

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Things to be Thankful for in the Turf Industry

The turf industry is a tough profession. You’ve got to deal with long hours, demanding situations, ever-changing weather, and sometimes you just can’t control everything. It’s not for everyone. But in this season of Thanksgiving, we thought we’d look at the things that make the turf industry great. We call it Turfsgiving.

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What Your Turf Needs Before Winter

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Equipping the Grass for the Cold Blasts

When animals prepare for hibernation, they eat more than usual, knowing that they’ll need to use those nutrients during the long winter ahead. When it comes to your turf and the soil, it’s not much different.

Turf is designed to go dormant in the winter months, but needs to be strong and healthy now in order for it to green up quickly in the spring. Take a look at a few characteristics of healthy turf heading into the winter months, and start giving your turf what it needs.

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Why Fertilizer Particle Size Matters

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What “SGN” Means, and Why It’s Important For Your Turf

There’s a lot of information on a bag of LebanonTurf fertilizers, including extensive ingredients and instructions. In particular, there’s one acronym that may be unfamiliar to some users: SGN. It stands for “size guide number”, and as our own Chris Gray sums it up, “the higher the number, the bigger the particle.”

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How to Tell if You’re a Turf Pro

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Five Ways You Stand Out From the Crowd

If you’re a golf course superintendent or landscape contractor, or even a facility manager, you’re a professional. It says so on your office door or the side of your trailer. But how do you know if turf is less of a job and more of a full-time passion, or even a borderline obsession? If the five things below sound like you, you might be a full-blown Turf Pro.

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When Things Get Extreme

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How to Handle the Worst Weather for Your Turf

Grass, like many humans, isn’t into extremes. It likes to be in its comfort zone, and wants to avoid extreme conditions as much as possible. Research isn’t very conclusive, but it often feels like extreme weather happens more often these days.

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