Full TGIF Record # 199745
Item 1 of 1
Publication Type:
i
Professional
Author(s):Snyder, Pete
Author Affiliation:Executive Director, FTGA and Editor, Florida Turf Digest
Title:Resolve to get involved
Column Name:From the executive director
Other records with the "From the executive director" Column
Source:Florida Turf Digest. Vol. 29, No. 1, January/February 2012, p. 8.
# of Pages:1
Publishing Information:Franklin, TN: Leading Edge Communications
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Fertilizer regulations; State legislation
Abstract/Contents:Discusses bills HB 421 and SB 604, legislation that allows DACS-certified professionals to apply fertilizers. Mentions the numerous Florida-based associations that united in support of the bills. Describes the various efforts engaged including a taskforce, weekly conference calls, phone calls, and emails. Details opposition received from the Sierra Club, highlighting potentially deceptive language and scare tactics used. Concludes that HB 421 passed by a vote of 9-6, and encourages members to make "resolve to get involved" their 2012 motto.
Language:English
References:0
Note:Pictures, color
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Snyder, P. 2012. Resolve to get involved. Fla. Turf Dig. 29(1):p. 8.
Fastlink to access this record outside TGIF: https://tic.msu.edu/tgif/flink?recno=199745
If there are problems with this record, send us feedback about record 199745.
Choices for finding the above item:
Find Item @ MSU
MSU catalog number: b2169098
Find from within TIC:
   Digitally in TIC by file name: ftdig2012janfeb
Request through your local library's inter-library loan service (bring or send a copy of this TGIF record)