Industry changes affecting sod pricing

As the end of the 2021 season approaches, many have begun turning their attention to planning for next year, and we wanted to share with you some important information recently released by The Nursery Sod Growers Association of Ontario (NSGA). Last week, the NSGA sent around an industry update outlining the impacts to the price of sod in the coming years. They expect “tight supply conditions and rising input costs on the horizon”, and it is expected

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Manderley adds a touch of green to the Humboldt Healing Garden

The green carpet has finally been rolled out at the Humboldt Healing Garden, a very special project a few years in the making. This idea was originally born over three years ago when Landscape Saskatchewan and Landscape Alberta approached the City of Humboldt with the idea to create a space that would be equal parts memorial and reflective space in response to the Humboldt Broncos Tragedy. This garden is meant to serve as a place

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3 Great Reasons to Use Mulch

Adding mulch to your gardens doesn’t just help them look great, it can help reduce maintenance, giving you more time to enjoy your outdoor space! Leaving bare soil exposed in your gardens can increase your plant’s vulnerability to stress and allow weeds taking over. But adding mulch to your gardens will help them stay healthy and looking beautiful all season long. Here are 3 great reasons why adding mulch to your gardens can save you

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Why Choose Manderley Less Water Kentucky Bluegrass Sod?

Kentucky Bluegrass is a popular choice among those looking to have their green spaces re-soded, and it’s easy to see why. There are so many benefits that Kentucky Bluegrass can offer in a Canadian climate, and specifically Manderley’s Less Water natural grass sod is good for the environment, has long term cost savings for your customers, and can help differentiate you from the competition. Here are a few ways you can promote Less Water sod

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Worried about your lawn during hot and dry weather this summer? Don’t be!

Do you often worry about the state of your lawn during summer dry periods? We don’t blame you, if you do, but fear not… Manderley has you covered! There are many ways to ensure you have a healthy, vibrant, and resilient green space during the warmest and driest time of the year. To give some examples, we’ve come up with a few essential tips on how to encourage a lush and happy lawn that can

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MANDERLEY TURF PRODUCTS IS ONCE AGAIN RECOGNIZED AS ONE OF CANADA’S BEST MANAGED COMPANIES

Toronto, ON—May 5, 2021—Manderley Turf Products was recognized for overall business performance and sustained growth with the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation. The 2021 Best Managed program award winners are amongst the best-in-class of Canadian owned and managed companies with revenues over $25 million demonstrating leadership in the areas of strategy, capabilities and innovation, culture and commitment, and financials to achieve sustainable growth. Now in its 28th year, Canada’s Best Managed Companies remains one

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3 Reasons to use Manderley Fertilizer on your next project

We know you’re always looking to add to your bottom line as business owners, increase customer satisfaction and earn more referrals. But, did you know fertilizer can help you check all three of those boxes? Fertilizer doesn’t just increase your average sale, it can also help keep your customers lawns from looking tired and dull, which makes you look great too. Here are three reasons to use fertilizer on your next project and help support

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Over time, your natural grass lawn can begin to look dull because of factors like weather, wear, and disease. But proper maintenance, including overseeding, will help keep your lawn healthy and looking great! Overseeding is a quick, easy, and inexpensive way to transform your lawn back into the thick, lush, green grass you desire. The cool nights and shorter days in the fall provide the ideal conditions for seed germination, making it the perfect time

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What you need to know about fall fertilizer

Nutrient management is critical to the long-term health and vitality of any lawn. While many lawns, especially those using drought tolerant grasses, may get by on the water and sunlight provided by Mother Nature alone, even healthy soils will develop nutrient deficiencies over time. Fertilizing in the fall is an important step that is often overlooked, but critical to a lawn’s winter resilience and spring performance. However, it’s important to apply the right type of

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What is lawn dormancy?

Summer  brings with it hot and dry conditions, and you’ve probably seen some straw-like, brown lawns around your neighborhoods. You may be thinking that these lawns are dead but, in fact, they are in a state of dormancy, kind of like hibernation. Summer dormancy is your lawn’s response to  the stress caused by a lack of water and essential nutrients. Grass shuts down and turns brown in order to conserve these vital resources critical to

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