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The Updated & Improved Library Of References
NORAHG has revised and expanded this web-page.
The last version of this web-page was published on 2017 10 10. The current version was improved and updated on 2018 02 07.
The references have now been placed into separate categories …
A Look At … The Complete Library Of References For Turf, Ornamentals, Maintenance, & Environment
Benefits Of Turfgrasses
GCSAA Planning Guide
Golf Course Superintendents Association Of America
Industry Studies & Profiles
IPM Manual For Landscape
Pests In British Columbia
Nutri-Lawn Lawn Care
Pest Control Products
Pests Of Ornamental Plants
Pests Of Turfgrasses
Seed – Research News
Flash From Jacklin Seed
Origins, Roles, & Evolution
Weed Watch From
Weed Man Lawn Care
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A Look At … CAREER MANAGEMENT — LIBRARY OF REPORTS ( Web-Page )
A Look At … PESTICIDE LABELS — LIBRARY OF DOCUMENTS ( Web-Page )
A Look At … TURF, ORNAMENTALS, MAINTENANCE, & ENVIRONMENT — 2016 LIBRARY OF REFERENCES ( Blog )
A Look At … TURF, ORNAMENTALS, MAINTENANCE, & ENVIRONMENT — LIBRARY OF REFERENCES ( Web-Page )
A Look At … TURF, ORNAMENTALS, MAINTENANCE, & ENVIRONMENT — LIBRARY OF REPORTS ( Web-Page )
A Look At … TURFGRASS SEEDS — LIBRARY OF JACKLIN SEEDS NEWSLETTERS ( Web-Page )
A Look At … TURF, ORNAMENTALS, MAINTENANCE, & ENVIRONMENT — LIBRARY OF SLIDE SHOWS ( Web-Page )
A Look At … TURFGRASS DISEASES — LIBRARY OF REFERENCES ( Web-Page )
A Look At … WEED PESTS — LIBRARY OF DOW AGROSCIENCES NEWSLETTERS ( Web-Page )
A Look At … POSTERS — BENEFITS OF URBAN TREES ( Blog & Posters )
A Look At … POSTERS — COMMUNITY BENEFITS OF GOLF ( Blog & Posters )
A Look At … POSTERS — THE ENVIRONMENTAL BENEFITS OF TURFGRASS ( Blog & Poster )
A Look At … POSTERS — KEEP OUR COMMUNITIES BEAUTIFUL & SAFE — DO NOT BAN COSMETIC PESTICIDES ( Blog & Posters )
A Look At … POSTERS — CANADA’S PROMINENT ANTI-PESTICIDE TERRЖRISTS ( Blog & Posters )
UPDATE — RE-ENTRY INTERVALS ( Blog )
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A Look At … SLIDE SHOW — TURF, ORNAMENTALS, MAINTENANCE, & ENVIRONMENT — LIBRARY OF SLIDE SHOWS ( Web-Page )
A Look At … SLIDE SHOW — SAFETY & ENVIRONMENT FACTS — PEST CONTROL PRODUCTS ARE SAFE FOR KIDS ( Blog )
A Look At … SLIDE SHOWS — 2016 LIBRARY OF PRESENTATIONS — Part 1 Of 3 ( Blog )
A Look At … SLIDE SHOWS — 2016 LIBRARY OF PRESENTATIONS — Part 2 Of 3 ( Blog )
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DRYSDALE — PROFILE & REPORTS ( Web-Page )
DRYSDALE — THE LIBRARY OF REPORTS, BLOGS, & REFERENCES ( Web-Page )
DRYSDALE — AUDIO RECORDINGS — PART 1 — AUTUMN to MISCELLANEOUS ( Web-Page )
DRYSDALE — AUDIO RECORDINGS — PART 2 — ORCHIDS to WINTER ( Web-Page )
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NORAHG is a non-profit & independent organization that reports on the work of several highly-rated leading experts who have recognized expertise, training, & backgrounds in matters concerning pest control products, & who promote environmental realism & pesticide truths.
NORAHG produces A Look At …, a series of reports & blogs providing PRACTICAL INFORMATION on issues such as Career Management, Golf Course Maintenance, Green Alternatives, Lawn Care Maintenance, Summer Stress, Tree & Shrub Maintenance, Turfgrass Pests, & Turfgrass Species.
A Look At … is destined for the green space industry, nation-wide across Canada, the United States, & overseas, & can be found on The Pesticide Truths Web-Site … https://pesticidetruths.com/
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Before making a final decision, the turf manager is expected to obtain trusted expert advice from extension specialists, local distributors and/or agronomists.
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All products mentioned in A Look At … should be used in accordance with the manufacturer’s directions, & according to provincial, state, or federal law.
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NORAHG also produces Force Of Nature, which dares to defy the pesticide-hating fanatжcs by exploring the whole truth from an independent perspective on The Pesticide Truths Web-Site … https://pesticidetruths.com/
A Look At …, Force Of Nature, & their various incarnations, was the brain-child of William H Gathercole ( now retired ) & his colleagues.
Here is a brief summary of Mr Gathercole’s career ―
FIELDS OF UNIVERSITY STUDY ― • Crop, Horticulture, & Turfgrass Sciences • Mathematics & Physics
ALMA MATERS ― • McGill University • University of Guelph • the first person ever to obtain bachelors of science degrees & contribute directly to both the professional lawn care & golf maintenance industries.
EXPERTISE ― • turf & ornamental maintenance & troubleshooting • history of the green space industry • sales & distribution of seeds, chemicals, fertilizers, & equipment • fertilizer manufacturing & distribution • environmental issues & anti-pesticide terrжrism.
NOTABLE ACTIVITIES ― • worked in virtually all aspects of the green space industry, including golf maintenance, professional lawn care, tree & shrub care, distribution, environmental compliance, government negotiations, public affairs, & workplace safety • the supervisor, consultant, &, programmer for the successful execution of hundreds-of-thousands of management operations in the golf course & urban landscape, as well as millions of pest control applications • the advisor, instructor, & trainer for thousands of turf & ornamental managers & technicians • the pesticide certification instructor for thousands of industry workers • a founder of the modern professional lawn care industry • the prolific writer for industry publications, reports, & blogs • the first to confirm the invasion of European Chafer insects in both the Montreal region & the Vancouver / Fraser Valley region • with Dr Peter Dernoeden, the first to confirm the presence of Take All Patch as a disease of turf in Eastern Canada • with Dr David Shetlar, the first to confirm the presence of Kentucky Bluegrass Scale as an insect pest in south-western Ontario, & later, in the Montreal & Vancouver regions.
SPECIAL CONTRIBUTIONS ― • the creator of the Pesticide Ban Exception Status that allowed the golf industry to avoid being subjected to anti-pesticide prohibition for a generation • the creator of the signs that are now used for posting after application • the co-founder of annual winter convention for Quebec golf course superintendents • the founder of the first ever Turf Summit with guest Dr Jack L Eggens https://wp.me/p1jq40-7dT • the major influence in the decision by Canadian Cancer Society to stop selling-for-profit fresh pesticide-treated daffodils https://wp.me/P1jq40-1OW • the only true reliable witness of the events of anti-pesticide prohibition in the town of Hudson, Quebec https://wp.me/p1jq40-asu • the founder ( now retired ) of A Look At … & Force Of Nature reports & blogs.
NOTABLE AWARD ― • the first man-of-the-year for contributions leading to the successful founding of the Quebec professional lawn care trade association, which served as a beach-head against anti-pesticide activists in the 1980s & 1990s.
LEGACIES ― Mr Gathercole & his colleagues … • designed & implemented strategies that reined anti-pesticide activists & provided peace & prosperity for the entire modern green space industry for a generation • orchestrated legal action against anti-pesticide activists in the town of Hudson, Quebec • launched the largest founding professional lawn care business in the nation • quadrupled the business revenues of one of the largest suppliers in the nation.
Mr Gathercole is now retired, although his name continues to appear as the founder of A Look At … & Force Of Nature reports & blogs.
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