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Toro Outcross™ 9060 – Demos Coming Soon!

August 15, 2018 at 8:00 am

This isn’t your grandfather’s agricultural tractor. The Toro Outcross 9060 is the first machine of its kind to flex the power needed for big jobs and the finesse for gentle operation on turfgrass. Regardless if you’re a low-budget municipality or high-end private club, the Outcross can be used all day, every day.

Golf’s Grand Challenge: a Q&A With Dr. Brian Horgan

August 8, 2018 at 3:29 pm

Dr. Brian Horgan and the turfgrass research team at the University of Minnesota have partnered with the USGA to investigate the long-term sustainability of the golf industry and what role golf courses play in ecosystems. The goal of the initiative is to better inform the golf industry about the importance of sustainability within the industry.

What Every New Irrigation Contractor Should Know

July 24, 2018 at 1:48 pm

Becoming a successful irrigation contractor is a difficult process that requires lots of patience, support and hard work. Building a solid base of satisfied customers and success stories is critical to giving your irrigation contracting business the reputation and body of work that demands respect.

Best Smart Irrigation Controllers

July 3, 2018 at 8:16 am

Whether you are an irrigation novice or a veteran contractor, Reinders offers unique irrigation education, expertise, and top-grade products that can help you build the perfect irrigation system for your backyard project.

World Cup of Outdoor Living Products

June 29, 2018 at 4:25 pm

The World Cup of Outdoor Living was a customer-focused event that did not feature sales pitches or long, drawn-out talks. Instead, attendees get to learn best practices, installation techniques and selling points in small group settings.

Shops: Westmoor Country Club

June 21, 2018 at 4:00 pm

The shop may just seem like the building that houses tools and equipment, but there’s much more to it. The organization and functionality is a representation of the leadership. When the boss leads by example, it lends to a motivated and reliable crew.

5 Tips For Grounds Managers

June 7, 2018 at 4:12 pm

Grounds managers put in countless hours. Expectations are always on the rise. Budgets? Not so much. How can you establish and maintain high-quality turfgrass when you're short on staff and your budget is shrinking?

Kichler’s Variable Lumen Output Landscape Lighting

May 31, 2018 at 11:54 am

What is VLO? VLO is Kichler’s newest landscape lighting technology and it stands for variable lumen output. In other words, one commercial-grade fixture can produce three different lumen outputs, or amounts of light. These three different lumen outputs are easily interchangeable with a magnetic key.

What is ‘My Top Products’?

May 23, 2018 at 11:23 am

‘My Top Products’ is a brand-new feature within our Online Store that organizes all of your most-often purchased products. You’ll be able to see all of the products you’ve purchased in the past, both in-store and online. Shopping for your favorite products has never been easier.

How Does Weed Killer Work?

May 15, 2018 at 9:45 am

You should be able to get a handful of meaningful information from the product label, however, deciding on the correct herbicide to treat your (or your client’s) lawn is not as simple as one would hope. We chatted with Jeff Schmidt at PBI Gordon to understand some of the more complex nuances of the products and their chemistries.