Athletic Turf News
NOVEMBER 19, 2021
OSHA releases temporary standard on vaccination and testing
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) declared a new Emergency Temporary Standard on Vaccination and Testing. Learn what it entails.
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Photo: Eric Ellison Pursell hires new director of agronomy
Pursell Agri-Tech has expanded its team with the addition of Eric Ellison, an experienced broadacre and specialty crop agronomist and researcher.
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North Carolina State University releases new turfgrass
Researchers say Lobo Zoysiagrass is unique because it is fast to establish, drought-tolerant and maintains good color and quality under very low inputs.
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Penn State to offer plant identification, weed management courses
Penn State Extension has launched two new online courses “Plant Identification and Usage: Coniferous Trees” and “Weed Management for Ornamental Landscapes” for horticulture professionals and others.
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Cub Cadet shares how SurePath aims to reduce overlap and increase mowing efficiency
Josh Sooy, director of professional business for Cub Cadet, explains the ins and outs of the SurePath system equipped on the 900 series mower. Learn more about the GPS-assisted driving system that helps to minimize unnecessary overlap and guides you to a more efficient cut.
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SubAir Sports Systems, Soil Scout join forces
U.S.-based SubAir Sports Systems partnered up with wireless underground soil moisture sensor startup Soil Scout to give turf managers more control over their operations and turf with automated subsurface monitoring and ventilation.
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Greenworks launches new mowers
Greenworks Commercial debuted three new commercial mowers and three new zero-turn mowers at the recent GIE+EXPO.
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Photo: Briggs & Stratton New zero-turn from Ferris brings efficiency and performance
Ferris Mowers has added to its line of commercial zero-turn mowers with the 500S Zero-Turn Mower designed to deliver efficiency and strong performance. Find out more.
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Polaris launches new UTV
Polaris Commercial introduced its midsize model of the Pro XD UTV, designed for lighter payloads, tighter spaces and remarkable comfort.
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Photo: Polaris Commercial Toro doubling down on commercial electric mowers
Toro’s commercial lawn mower business plans to launch two battery-powered units — a stand-on unit and a zero-turn mower, both of which will go on sale next year.
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Dewalt debuts gas outdoor power equipment
MTD Products debuted a new line of Dewalt products, including a stand-on mower, zero-turn mower, hydrowalk mower, snow blower and more.
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Photo: Hustler Turf Hustler adds powerful stand-on mower
Hustler Turf has launched a new zero-turn mower for the 2022 model year — the Super SF stand-on. It can reach up to 15 miles per hour with stronger Hydro-Gear transmissions, 26-inch rear-drive tires and a 40-hp engine option.
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Ariens debuts Mammoth 850 ride-on snow vehicle
Ariens showcased the Mammoth 850 at the 2021 GIE+EXPO, a ride-on multiattachment vehicle, designed for applications that require substantial snow and ice removal operations, including for city use, municipalities, universities and commercial landscaping.
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Quintessential Herbicide receives EPA Registration
Prime Source, a division of Albaugh, received EPA registration of its new Quintessential Herbicide. Find out what this means.
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