Beetles Flying in Landscape

Beetles Flying in Landscape Beetles have been seen flying in the landscape over the past week. It is this time of the year that they mate and lay their eggs which will turn to their lairvae stage (white grubs) by early fall. In the Northeast, there are four species of...

Essential Services in Time of COVID-19

Essential Services in Time of COVID-19 PJC Organic recognizes that these are anxious and uncertain times. As I am writing this it is begining to snow outside of our office. On March 20, 2020, Connecticut Governor, Ned Lamont issued issued a “stay home, stay...

Bayer Chairman to Step Down

Bayer Chairman to Step Down Bayer Chairman, Werner Wenning, to step down earlier than planned. Bayer said Norbert Winkeljohann will succeed Mr. Wenning after the company’s annual meeting on April 28. Mr. Wenning championed the 2018 acquisition of U.S....

4th Roundup Trial Against Bayer/Monsanto Postponed

4th Roundup Trial Against Bayer/Monsanto Postponed The fourth Roundup trial has been delayed. A St. Louis circuit court judge has postponed a trial for a lawsuit that alleges the Monsanto weed killer Roundup caused people to develop cancer. “Judge Elizabeth...

Organic Land Care Training – Amherst MA

Organic Land Care Training – Amherst MA NOFA Accreditation Course in Organic Land Care will be held at Hampshire College, Amherst, MA January 6 – 9, 2020. The NOFA Accreditation Course in Organic Land Care, a 30-hour professional training and accreditation...

Claims Against Bayer

Claims Against Bayer Claims against Bayer have more than doubled the number of plaintiffs that Roundup causes cancer. NEW CLAIMS Since early July the number of plaintiffs claiming that the herbicide Roundup causes cancer has grown from 18,400 to 42,700. The $63...

Organic Land Care Training – Portland Maine

Organic Land Care Training – Portland Maine NOFA Accredited Course in Organic Land Care will be held in Portland, Maine on October 21 – 24, 2019. Back by popular demand, the NOFA Organic Land Care Program, in collaboration with Coastal Maine Botanical...

Athletic Field Repair

Athletic Field Repair Don’t wait on athletic field repair it is important to manage wear and tear during the season. Wear and Tear At this point in the season, some if not all of your athletic fields are showing signs of wear. It may be from one or multiple...