The New Jersey Green Industry Council Scholarship Program

2019 Edward A. Platz Memorial Scholarship The Program The New Jersey Green Industry Council (NJGIC) is continuing the scholarship program ...
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Trump Administration Nears Release of New Overtime Proposal

The Wall Street Journal
By Eric Morath
Jan.10, 2019 WASHINGTON—The Labor Department sent its proposed overtime rule to the White ...
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Honeybee Population Isn’t ‘Crashing’

Here’s Why In recent years, articles on honeybees have often started with a sentence like this: “Populations of honeybees have ...
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FDA Finds No Glyphosate Residue in Food

FDA testing of glyphosate residues in food found no detectable amounts of the herbicide in over half of commodities tested ...
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Importance of Glyphosate to Soil Health – One Farmer’s Mission

“They wanted to cart me off to the funny farm.” Andrew Ward, a farmer in Lincolnshire, England made a surprising ...
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Trump admin appeals ruling ordering EPA to ban chlorpyrifos

The Trump administration is appealing a federal court ruling ordering the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to ban the pesticide chlorpyrifos. Justice Department ...
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Glyphosate One of the Most Effective Herbicides in the World

In the last few weeks it’s received lots of media coverage following a legal case in California, USA where the ...
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Beekeeper Notification Legislation

Keith Bennett, CGCS
Grass Roots Turf Products, Inc. There have been a lot of questions asked regarding the beekeeper notification legislation.  Below ...
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OCTOBER 17, 2017
7:30 am – 4:00 pm National Conference Center
399 Monmouth Street
East Windsor, New Jersey

The Landscape Newsletter – June 2017

New Jersey Green Industry Council Dedicates This Issue of The Landscape in Memory of
Joseph A. Turchi, Sr. August ...
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The Landscape Newsletter – April 2017

President’s Message Good day all!  There’s an old saying in New Jersey that “if you don’t like the weather, just wait 15 minutes ...
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The Landscape Newsletter – March 2017

A Message From Our President A hardy good day to all of our members of the NewJersey Green Industry Council! This ...
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Well Maintained Fields Essential to Reducing Concussions

A recent article in the New York Times highlights the need for athletic fields to be well maintained to prevent ...
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Neonic Article from the LA Times

The LA Times this week ran an article discussing the impacts of Neonicotinoids on pollinators. While it contains some recent ...
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Pesticide Credits Approved for the 2014 Pollinator Summit

Landscape and turf professionals from across the Mid-Atlantic can receive recertification credits for their pesticide licences.  All of the credits ...
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The Operation Pollinator Program

Presented by Caydee Savinelli, Pollinator and IPM Stewardship Lead, Syngenta Operation Pollinator is an international biodiversity program to boost the number ...
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Understanding All the Threats that Face Pollinators and What We Can Do About Them

Presented by Bill Riden, Pesticide Education Specialist, Penn State University Our native and managed pollinator populations are vastly important to the ...
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2014 Pollinator Summit Agenda

2014 Pollinator Summit, November, 2014 Holiday Inn and Conference Center, East Windsor, NJ Program Agenda (Click here to register for ...
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NJGIC Pesticides Task Force

The Task Force monitors all regulations and legislation relative to pesticides. Pesticide Task force members: John Buechner (Lawn Doctor), Brian ...
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