NATURE’S SELECT AND PROJECT EVERGREEN: BALLFIELD RESTORATION

April 8, 2016 | Lawn Care

April 6, 2016: This week Nature’s Select Premium Turf Services helped to restore the playing surface at Penn-Wright Field at Greensboro’s Barber Park in association with Project EverGreen The repairs to the turf will provide a safer surface for play and practice for local and out-of-state teams. Other industry contributors included our sister company New Garden Select, Site One Landscape Supply, and employee volunteers from Syngenta Lawn & Garden. The project included weed control and fertilization, reseeding and top dressing, sod installation and replacement of the infield surfaces. New plant material and general landscape clean-up around the field was also done. The mission of Project EverGreen is to preserve and enhance green spaces where we live, work and play. Nature’s Select Premium Turf Services and New Garden Select believe that healthier landscapes and safe places to enjoy the outdoors with recreation and relaxation is important to our community and all … Continued

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SURVEY SAYS: AMERICANS LOVE THEIR YARDS

April 4, 2016 | Lawn Care

April is National Lawn Care Month so it is a great time to think about what your lawn and landscape do for you. Even in the age of the smartphone and T.V. show binge watching, the love affair with the American yard is not over. According to an online survey commissioned by the National Association of Landscape Professionals and conducted by Harris Poll in May 2015, eighty-three percent of Americans think having a yard is important. Here are a few insights about the value of our lawns and backyards. Your neighborhood’s landscaping is important. Americans (91%) want to live in an area where they can see or walk to nice landscaping. So if you want the best chance of increasing the home prices in your neighborhood, make sure the landscaping looks good. Nice landscaping helps to sell your house. Eighty-four percent say that the quality of a home’s landscaping would … Continued

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