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New Video: We Are Reinders

September 21, 2017 at 10:35 am

We haven’t lost our roots. Founded in 1866 by a family in search of the American Dream. Today, we’ve grown to more than 200 employees with 13 locations serving 10 states. We’re a friend in the field, reachable at all hours and always open online.

The Golf Guys on Advice for Future Superintendents – Vol. 5

August 9, 2017 at 9:25 am

While most Golf Course Superintendents get into the business because they enjoy working outside, cutting greens or seeding, often the most difficult aspects of the job deal with time and people management. Our own turfgrass expert Jerry Kershasky says it best, “Observation is the key to being successful.”

The Goose Deuce Nuisance

August 2, 2017 at 10:40 am

Grazing geese can cause quite a bit of harm to golf course-quality turfgrass. They flock to greens, fairways, lakes and ponds – hallowed turf in the eyes of a superintendent. Similarly, business, park and grounds managers don’t want geese on their properties, walkways and fields. Their trail of feathers and, well, “goose deuce” isn’t hard to miss.

Top Contractor Stressors (and how you can beat them)

July 26, 2017 at 3:38 pm

Being a contractor brings a lot of uncertainty. Even the weather is unpredictable. Let’s take a step back and look at some main stressors and identify some stress coping tips for you to try the next time you are at your breaking point.

5 Reasons why you Could use a Water Feature

July 19, 2017 at 9:54 am

Contractors and homeowners take great pride in transforming a backyard into a well-crafted landscape or hardscape. However, Reinders is seeing more families and friends gathering in hand-picked outdoor living spaces festooned with everything from smokeless fire pits, to classy mosquito repellent fixtures to custom water features.

Turf Glossary

July 14, 2017 at 2:57 pm

Sometimes it may seem that turf management professionals are speaking a foreign language, especially for those first starting out in the industry. An understanding of commonly used terms will help. So, we’ve created this glossary with definitions of lingo you may hear on the job.

5 Tips to be Smarter with your Irrigation

June 30, 2017 at 4:15 pm

Water conservation is now a responsibility for every employee in the Green Industry. Reinders can help make it easier by offering the latest education and matching you up with the perfect smart-irrigation products to help you reach your conservation goals.

A Major Operation — 2017 U.S. Open at Erin Hills

June 28, 2017 at 5:03 pm

It was the first ever U.S. Open Championship held in Wisconsin and Erin Hills did not disappoint. Hundreds of dedicated and tireless volunteers worked hand-in-hand to create and maintain the highest-quality conditions in the world. If the scores were any indication of course conditions, it was a major success.

Local Field with a Big League Feel — Meet Adam Vecitis From Glendale, WI

June 14, 2017 at 1:35 pm

As a second-generation turf management professional, Adam Vecitis has played a major role in what has made the Glendale Complex look as excellent as it does today. We talked with Adam about what it takes for the crew to turn a field from ordinary to spectacular and how he became interested in turf.