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Author(s):Duffy, Marcia Passos
Author Affiliation:Freelance Writer, Keene, New Hampshire
Title:Organic lawn seed: Entering the retail/wholesale market
Section:Central region
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Source:Turf: Central. Vol. 17, No. 11, November 2006, p. B9.
# of Pages:1
Publishing Information:St. Johnsbury, VT: Moose River Publishing LLC
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Seed industry trends; Seeds; Organic culture; Costs; Public relations; Business profile; Non-chemical control; Seed production
Business Name:DLF Organic, in Halsey, Oregon
Abstract/Contents:Announces that "DLF Organic, which supplies organic forage seeds for livestock and organic cover crop seed for renewing acreage, has introduced organic lawn seed for homeowners and landscapers - the only organic grass seed available in the United States." Describes the "strict regulations mandated by the USDA [United States Department of Agriculture] [that] require potential organic production fields [to] be chemical free for three years." Concludes that "the benefit to organic lawn care professionals is having one more value-added tool to offer customers who want a completely organic lawn."
Language:English
References:0
Note:Pictures, color
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Duffy, M. P. 2006. Organic lawn seed: Entering the retail/wholesale market. Turf: Centr. 17(11):p. B9.
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