Irrigation & Green Industry - Weed and Pest Control http://www.igin.com/articles.sec-96-1-weed_and_pest_control.html <![CDATA[Pre-Emergent Controls - ]]> <![CDATA[Winning the Ground Game with Pre-Emergent Controls - ]]> <![CDATA[Pre-Emergent Controls: Win the War on Weeds - ]]> Weeds, weeds, weeds— those pesky patches of unwanted growth that mar the most perfectly manicured lawn and can create an endless series of headaches for you, your clients and your crews.]]> <![CDATA[Identifying and Controlling Pesky Pests - ]]> AS A LANDSCAPE CONTRACTOR, AS IN ANY BUSINESS, YOU’RE constantly looking for ways to increase your client base. Of course you provide the very best in design/build and maintenance services, or just maintenance itself, but so does your competition.
Landscape perfection begins with the lawn. All the hard work you put into the walkways, trees, flowers and fountains won’t matter if your client’s turf is being destroyed by an insect infestation. To keep your client’s landscape looking beautiful, it’s necessary to control turf-impacting pests.
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<![CDATA[Prevent Those Pesky Weeds - ]]> While much of the country is still digging out from under mountains of snow, it’s hard to imagine that spring is just around the corner. Believe it or not, warmer temperatures will be with us quite soon, and with them will also begin the emergence of plush lawns and, unfortunately, some nasty weeds as well.]]> <![CDATA[Integrated Pest Management - ]]> THE RESIDENTS OF CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA, typically take pride in what their town has to of fer—gorgeous mountain scenery, numerous swimming and fishing spots, a rich and vibrant array of wildlife—but when fall cankerworms began devouring the town’s local trees in record numbers several years ago, that pride began to wane.]]> <![CDATA[Control Weeds Before They Sprout - ]]> Crabgrass, Johnson grass, dandelions—such weeds can overcrowd lawns and pilfer air, water and nutrients that desirable plants need to survive and maintain a healthy appearance. Unchecked, weeds can completely dominate these plants, turning what could be a beautiful and verdant lawn into a wasteland of unsightly weeds.]]> <![CDATA[Integrated Pest Management - Weed and Pest Control,Integrated Pest Management,insect,weeds,disease,IPM,environment,biological,DDT,insecticides,prevention,drainage,controls,barriers,pesticides,microbial,beneficial,chemicals,grub,pre-emergent,herbicide]]> <![CDATA[Pre-emergence Controls - Chemical, Biological & Cultural Options]]> <![CDATA[Outwit Weeds With Pre-Emergent Control - ]]> <![CDATA[Taking a Bite Out of West Nile Virus - ]]> Up until about five years ago, you probably never heard of the West Nile Virus (WNV), let alone worried about it; but all that changed in 1999. ]]> <![CDATA[Waging A War on Weeds - ]]> The battleground is the front lawn that you?re doing your best to maintain. The enemy is those pesky weeds that attempt to thwart you at every turn.]]> <![CDATA[An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure - ]]> <![CDATA[Using Integrated Pest Management Practices - ]]> <![CDATA[Weed Control: Man vs. Nature - ]]> <![CDATA[California`s Scourge Today. Who Will Have It Tomorrow? - ]]> <![CDATA[Aphid Attack - ]]> <![CDATA[Sharpshooter Has California in the Crosshair - ]]> <![CDATA[An Environmental Solution for Snails & Slugs - ]]> <![CDATA[Weed Control: A Game of Knowledge and Adaptation - ]]>