Here are the reader poll results from the question posted throughout March on the Grounds Maintenance Web site,

Do you use soil testing before beginning a fertilization program on the sites you manage? Soil testing is a regular part of my grounds management program. 45%
Initially, to determine the turf needs of a new property. 15%
Occasionally, if turf appears stressed. 20%
Only if the client/club owner requests it. 9%
Never 11%

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What is the single most important element you consider before purchasing a zero-turn radius mower?

A. Available engine options/power

B. Width of cut

C. Ergonomic features and comfort

D. Brand

E. Warranty/service plan

F. Durability

G. Speed

H. Cost

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