drought

Water Woes on the Golf Course

Written by Arborjet’s Turf, Ornamental, and Golf Specialist, Kevin Lewis From increases in water cost and restrictions to societal pressures to conserve water and labor shortages, managing turfgrass moisture is a significant challenge for Superintendents everywhere. As a former Golf Course Superintendent, turf care was my number one priority. The bane of that existence was wilted and […]

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Drought and Pest Pressures: How to Save Your Stressed-Out Trees

Drought and Pest Pressures

As temperatures begin to rise across the country and spike even higher in traditionally warm areas, protecting drought-stressed trees should take precedence in your recommended treatment plan. Trees suffering from drought stress have increased risk of damage from attacking insects, diseases, heat, and cold. Here are some pests to be aware of and treatments to […]

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Arborjet Protects Plants from Drought

  According to preliminary data released by NASA on Monday September 12, 2016, this past August was the warmest month on record. According to the data, this has been the hottest summer on earth’s Northern hemisphere. Now, more than ever, we need to protect our plants from drought. When considering the future of your garden, […]

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Introducing Shortstop® Plant Growth Regulator for Trees

Shortstop® is a systemic plant growth regulator that slows vegetative growth by inhibiting gibberellin biosynthesis on trees. Shortstop reduces the above ground vegetative growth and changes specific morphological characteristics of the tree plant. What is Gibberellic Acid? Gibberellic acid is responsible for the vegetative growth in plants. Reducing its production results in shorter length between […]

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