Category Archives: Grounds Management

Nonprofits: You Could Win Some Synthetic Turf!

If you’re operating a nonprofit facility, listen up! Synthetic Turf International has launched a contest, called the Better Play & Recreation Contest, which aims to recognize the dedication of nonprofits working to help kids, pets and their communities. The Grand … Continue reading

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Happy Arbor Day!

Are you planting, hugging or otherwise celebrating trees today? It is Arbor Day, after all. But according to a Timberland Arbor Day Survey, only 12 percent of Americans actually celebrate this holiday, even though 96 percent agree that trees are important. Why … Continue reading

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Show Off Your Grounds!

It’s not something we think about every time we visit a beautiful space, but there’s a lot that goes into designing and maintaining a great site. While I tend to gravitate toward wild places, there are plenty of well-tended grounds … Continue reading

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