News

May 26
Holyoke, MA — Advanced Turf Solutions, Inc., George Furrer, and Charles Dooley have reached an agreement to form a new company that will acquire substantially all of the assets of New England-based distributor, Valley Green, Inc.
May 19
BASF has introduced Alucion 35 WG insecticide, its first specifically for the golf course market. This new dual-active, non-restricted use product provides golf course superintendents with a highly effective solution for controlling a wide range of surface-feeding insects.
Apr 26
Ascernity fungicide, designed to deliver control of diseases like anthracnose, large patch and gray leaf spot in warm- and cool-season turf, is now registered for use on golf courses in California. The fungicide launched in the United States in July 2020.
Mar 31
German chemicals group Bayer is preparing to kick off the sale of pest control unit Bayer Environmental Science (BES) this summer with a price tag potentially topping 2 billion euros ($2.4 billion), people close to the matter said.
Mar 31
BFG Supply (“BFG”), a leading technology-enabled distributor to the green industry, has acquired L&L Nursery Supply (“L&L”), a leading distributor of Lawn & Garden products on the West Coast.
Mar 31
The Southern States Cooperative, Inc. Board of Directors has announced that Jeffrey Stroburg, the President and CEO since May 2015 will retire from the cooperative effective June 30, 2021.