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Get the Facts on Combatting Snow Mold

See how one late-season application can help you get tough on snow mold.

Arena® Fall Curative Grub Control Fact Sheet

Arena® Insecticide delivers superior curative control of white grubs. Arena does not need to be immediately watered-in, saving you time and labor. And with its superior residual activity, Arena brings peace of mind.

Arena Insecticide: Early Instar Grub fact sheet

Arena® Insecticide provides the longest residual control of white grubs and maximum application flexibility when
applied anytime from June 1st to July 15th at the new rate of 4.5 oz/A of Arena 50 WDG.

Arena Insecticide: Superior Grub Control Fact Sheet

Arena® Insecticide delivers superior curative control of white grubs when applied August through October and also when applied in the Spring – even if skunks and raccoons are damaging your turf.

Change Up™ and Manor® Fact Sheet

Change Up™ and Manor® Fact Sheet

When it comes to Virginia buttonweed, Change Up™ and Manor® are separately fair-to-good performers. However, the combination of their respective phenoxy and sulfonylurea chemical classes in a tank mix produce excellent results. When you need performance, count on the Change Up + Manor combo.

Best Management Practices

Insect Pollinators and Pesticide Product Stewardship


Helpful Tips & Articles

Guidance for overwintering container grown ornamentals

Maintaining stable conditions while overwintering container grown plants can be a challenge. To help, the University of Massachusetts-Amherst has developed guidance for overwintering these plants.

A nice summary of the guidance with commentary is available from Nursery Management In addition to discussing various systems for covering plants, guidance is provided for specific temperatures and individual species. 

The GreenKeeper app: A decision-support tool for turfgrass pros

Greenkeeper is an essential decision – support tool designed exclusively for turfgrass professionals by the Turf Program at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln. Key features include: Product applications log; Pest reports; Product tracking; Weather and more in desktop and mobile friendly forms. Nufarm is a proud sponsor of the free app.

Nufarm Makes Game-Changing Investment in GreenCare for Troops

Nufarm has made a $150,000 contribution that will help sustain and expand the award-winning initiative’s service to military families and disabled veterans.

Nufarm, Living the Passion for Safety with 5 Years No-Lost-Time Incidents

January 25, 2017 may have seemed like any other day in Chicago Heights as Signal, Escalade 2, Credit Xtreme, Panther SC, Trooper P+D and more were running through the facility. However, on this day, Nufarms Chicago Heights team achieved a very exciting milestone.The day marked 5 years of continuous operation without a lost time injury!

Solution Guides

Golf Solutions Guide

Product Guides

Golf Turf Product Guide

Lawn & Landscape Product Guide

Greenhouse & Nursery Product Guide

2019 Ornamentals Product Guide (Canada)

 2019 Turf Product Guide (Canada)

Greenhouse Vegetable Crop Solutions Guide


How Arena® Insecticide Controls Lawn Grubs
This video explains how Arena® Insecticide is the best solution to the toughest grub problems. Arena offers the longest residual preventive and curative grub control, which can help you save time, money and turf.

Pinpoint the threat of dollar spot

In the battle to maintain pristine turf, Pinpoint™ Fungicide is your NEW tactical advantage. Optimized for early- through late-season control, Pinpoint enhances your existing disease management program and delivers a surgical strike against dollar spot. This excellent rotation partner offers proven performance in university trials and delivers a unique, targeted active ingredient to help maintain spotless turf. Don’t just level the playing field, keep it immaculate with Pinpoint.


Sureguard SC Animation

SureGuard SC delivers the same long lasting residual control of grass and broadleaf weeds that you’ve come to expect from SureGuard in a new convenient liquid formulation. Also, SureGuard SC enhances the speed and spectrum of glyphosate when used as a tank mix partner, even on glyphosate resistant weeds.

Bud and flower removal for optimum growing results

In another in the series of videos from Kimberly Williams of Kansas State, she discusses the approach, technique and rationale behind the key crop maintenance activities of bud and flower removal.

Bunker maintenance: How much is too much?

Too soft, too firm, too wet…what is the role of the bunker in the modern game? What do golfers care about? Is that different than what superintendents focus on?

In this video, a number of attendees at the Golfdom Summit share their perspectives and points-of-view on the elevation of bunker maintenance in the overall course management scheme.

Burlap, in-ground fabric, pot-in-pot: What planting methods work best?

In this UMass Extension video, three New England farm trials are evaluated for planting methods that include:

  • in-ground fabric container
  • pot-in-pot
  • balled and burlapped


Building Golf Sites on Rugged Settings: Letting Creativity Flow

Superintendent Radio Network • Sep 15th, 2017

In this Superintendent Radio Network podcast, Jim Engh discusses what it takes to build golf courses on sites that one might not think of as typical for golf course construction. By letting go of some of the unwritten rules of course architecture, creative course design can make for stunning results.

Combatting uninsured landscapers to support a professional and competitive market

 • Jan 31st, 2018

In this Lawn and Landscape Radio network segment, Lisa Fiore, president of the Illinois Landscape Contractors Association, talks about what the association is doing in its area to combat uninsured landscapers and support a professional and competitive market.

Controlled Environment Agriculture guide

 • Jan 31st, 2018

Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) is a technology-based approach toward food production. The aim of CEA is to provide protection and maintain optimal growing conditions throughout the development of the crop, in many ways similar to practices applied to greenhousees.

This Produce Grower Grower Radio Network interview with Paul Bretlinger cover some key considerations in setting up and running a CEA operation, including site selection, crop selection and more.

Course recovery following a flood

Superintendent Radio Network • Nov 28th, 2017

In this Superintendent Radio Network segment, the Greenbrier’s Kelly Shumate and Josh Pope offer strategies for helping a crew and golf courses recover from a natural disaster.

Early Action

 • Apr 10th, 2014

Dr. Charles Gilliam of Auburn University says getting ahead of landscape bed weeds is the key to saving time during the season. He gives tips on when to apply treatments and how to avoid callbacks if you were a little late with your application.

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Spring Disease Control

 • Apr 10th, 2014

Dr. Jill Calabro, plant pathologist from Nufarm, talks about spring ornamental and turf disease control and what LCOs can do about it.

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Press Releases

Leading the future

In partnership with GCSAA’s philanthropic organization, the Environmental Institute for Golf, we’re launching the EXCEL Leadership Program. EXCEL provides leadership training in career, community, and industry stewardship to support future leaders in the golf course management industry. Investing in future leaders today is just one way we can grow a better tomorrow.

Nufarm announces new manufacturing facility in Greenville, Mississippi

Nufarm Americas Inc. is pleased to announce the expansion of their North American manufacturing operations with the dedication of a new facility in Greenville, Mississippi.

Nufarm announces retirement of National Ornamental Manager Arden Bull

Alsip, Illinois (October 27, 2017) – Nufarm announced the retirement of long-serving National Ornamental Manager Arden Bull. Arden’s career spanned 47 years in agriculture and specialty crop protection, including 28 years of turf, ornamental, greenhouse, and nursery technical sales. Arden has led ornamental sales at Nufarm Americas, Inc. for the past 12 years and cultivated trusted relationships with greenhouse and nursery growers and key university and private researchers across the US.

Nufarm Announces Select Herbicide Products Available in Quart Sizes at Monterey

Morrisville, N.C. (October 12, 2018) – Nufarm announces that a select list of Nufarm brand herbicide products serving the turf and ornamental industry will be available from Monterey Lawn & Garden in quart pack sizes. This small package offering extends the long-standing relationship between these two companies. The core business and expertise in small pack sizes make Monterey an excellent partner in this initial offering. 

Nufarm attains Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) Gold Partner status

Leading supplier of crop protection products increases support in GCSAA Partner Recognition Program

Lawrence, Kan. (Dec. 5, 2017) – Nufarm Americas has increased its support of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) and its members through participation in the association’s Partner Recognition Program. Nufarm will invest resources at the program’s Gold Partner level after previously investing as a Silver Partner.

Nufarm Receives EPA Registration for Sure Power™ Selective Herbicide

Alsip, Illinois (June 4, 2018) – Nufarm Americas announced it has been granted federal EPA registration for Sure Power™ Selective Herbicide, bringing lawn and landscape professionals fast and effective control of even the most challenging broadleaf weeds.

Sure Power utilizes a four-way active ingredient combination of 2,4-D, Triclopyr, Fluroxypyr and Flumioxazin. It offers early-season and late-season control of more than 250 weeds, including tough-to-manage broadleaves that impact turf appearance and quality. Sure Power delivers two different modes of action to support resistance management programs.