Top Editors in the Green Industry

Nicole Wisniewski

Green Group Editorial Director
Editor in Chief

Nicole has been an editor, researcher and writer in the professional lawn and landscape industry for nearly 20 years. In that time, she has won more than 50 awards for her work. She is the only landscape magazine editor that has worked inside a landscape business (The Davey Tree Expert Co.).

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Ronnie Hall

Editor at Large

Ronnie has been an editor, writer and researcher in the professional landscape, lawn maintenance and lawn care industry for more than 30 years. He’s earned many awards for his coverage of the industry, including the recent honor of Turf & Ornamental Communications Association Hall of Fame.

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“The Green Group content team includes experienced editors who have worked in the green industry for decades, coupled with writers and editors from other backgrounds in publishing, to bring together a team that’s well-versed on what our audiences need and creative solutions to bring educational and up-to-the-minute information our readers need to know.”Nicole Wisniewski

Jennifer King

Green Group
Managing Editor

Jennifer has worked in publishing for 15 years at titles such as Bassmaster and Southern Living. She earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Penn State University and a master’s degree in magazine publishing from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.

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Mallory Brasseale

Green Group
Content Marketing Editor

Mallory has been working in digital media for over seven years at websites such as CookingLight.com, MyRecipes.com and SouthernLiving.com. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts with a concentration in Digital Media from the University of Montevallo in Alabama.

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Danielle Pesta

Assistant Editor
Digital Media

Danielle, in her second year in the green industry, helps maintain the websites and social media accounts for three titles in the Green Group. She earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism and media communications with a minor in studio art for photo and video from Otterbein University.

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Content Overview

Turf advances the growth and profitability of the landscape industry by providing green industry business owners with information on emerging trends, best practices, operational efficiencies and business development. See our 2017 Digital & Print Calendar below. Enter a search term to filter by topic, or download a printable PDF.

SPECIAL COVERAGEISSUE TOPICSWEEKLY ONLINE EXCLUSIVESEVENT/TRADE SHOW COVERAGE
JANUARY
Print Ad Close: 12/6
Fund Your Future: From Succession Planning Tips to Preparing Your Business for Sale Ask Anything: How Can I Better Budget for Mower Purchases?
Your Operation: Mower Buyers' Guide
Opportunity Knocks: Structural Pest Control
Get Equipped: Riding Mowers
Get Equipped: Stand-on & Walk-behind Mowers
Top Lists
Insights & Trends from Ronnie Hall
Story of a Landscape
News Roundup
Like a Boss
Employee Issue of the Week
Central Environmental Nursery Trade Show
FEBRUARY
Print Ad Close: 12/30
Marketing Success Stories: Ideas for Every Budget Ask Anything: What Percent of My Revenue Should I Spend on Marketing and Why?
Opportunity Knocks: Mulch
Get Equipped: Herbicides & Fertilizers
Top Lists
Insights & Trends from Ronnie Hall
Story of a Landscape
News Roundup
Like a Boss
Employee Issue of the Week
National Association of Landscape Professionals: Leaders Forum
MARCH
Print Ad Close: 1/31
The Ultimate Hiring Guide Ask Anything: What are the Top 5 Turf Weeds?
Opportunity Knocks: Erosion Control
Get Equipped: Insecticides
Get Equipped: Fleet and Service Vehicles, Trucks and Trailers
Top Lists
Insights & Trends from Ronnie Hall
Story of a Landscape
News Roundup
Like a Boss
Employee Issue of the Week
National Association of Landscape Professionals: National Collegiate Landscape Competition
APRIL
Print Ad Close: 2/28
100 Ways To Make It Through The Busy Spring Season Ask Anything: What are the Top 5 Turf Insects?
Opportunity Knocks: Landscape Lighting
Get Equipped: Sprayers & Spreaders
Top Lists
Insights & Trends from Ronnie Hall
Story of a Landscape
News Roundup
Like a Boss
Employee Issue of the Week
MAY
Print Ad Close: 4/4
Secrets of the Most Productive Landscape Professionals Ask Anything: What are the Top 5 Turf Diseases?
Opportunity Knocks: Irrigation Maintenance
Get Equipped: Handheld Equipment
Top Lists
Insights & Trends from Ronnie Hall
Story of a Landscape
News Roundup
Like a Boss
Employee Issue of the Week
JUNE
Print Ad Close: 5/2
Inside the Industry's Best Run Companies Ask Anything: How Can I Better Compete in My Crowded Market?
Opportunity Knocks: Mosquito Control
Get Equipped: Hardscapes
Top Lists
Insights & Trends from Ronnie Hall
Story of a Landscape
News Roundup
Like a Boss
Employee Issue of the Week
JULY
Print Ad Close: 5/30
State of Water Ask Anything: How Do I Properly Value my Business?
Opportunity Knocks: Snow & Ice Removal
Get Equipped: Irrigation Equipment
Top Lists
Insights & Trends from Ronnie Hall
Story of a Landscape
News Roundup
Like a Boss
Employee Issue of the Week
Cultivate '17
AUGUST
Print Ad Close: 6/30
How to Reach that Next Level of Growth Without Losing What Makes You Great Ask Anything: What are the Top 5 Add-On Services?
Opportunity Knocks: Water Features
Get Equipped: Snow & Ice Management Equipment
Top Lists
Insights & Trends from Ronnie Hall
Story of a Landscape
News Roundup
Like a Boss
Employee Issue of the Week
SEPTEMBER
Print Ad Close: 8/1
How's My Customer Service? Ask Anything: How Do I Know When a Customer is Wrong for My Business?
Opportunity Knocks: Leaf Removal and Property Cleanup
Get Equipped: Aeration & Overseeding Equipment
Get Equipped: Sweepers, Blowers and Leaf Vacuums
Top Lists
Insights & Trends from Ronnie Hall
Story of a Landscape
News Roundup
Like a Boss
Employee Issue of the Week
OCTOBER
Print Ad Close: 8/28
Stressed?! Business Owners' Survival Strategies Ask Anything: How Can I Build Strategic Alliances?
Opportunity Knocks: Holiday Lighting
Get Equipped: GIE+EXPO/Hardscape North America New Product Preview
Top Lists
Insights & Trends from Ronnie Hall
Story of a Landscape
News Roundup
Like a Boss
Employee Issue of the Week
GIE+EXPO/Hardscape North America
NOVEMBER
Print Ad Close: 10/3
Budgeting Guide Operations: Technology Tips & Trends
Opportunity Knocks: Tree Care
Get Equipped: Business & Design Software
Top Lists
Insights & Trends from Ronnie Hall
Story of a Landscape
News Roundup
Like a Boss
Employee Issue of the Week
Irrigation Association Show
Tree Care Industry Association Expo
DECEMBER
Print Ad Close: 10/31
How to Make More Money in 2018 Ask Anything
Opportunity Knocks: Franchises
Get Equipped: Landscape & Holiday Lighting
Top Lists
Insights & Trends from Ronnie Hall
Story of a Landscape
News Roundup
Like a Boss
Employee Issue of the Week
Ohio Turfgrass Foundation & Show


Content Overview

Turf advances the growth and profitability of the landscape industry by providing green industry business owners with information on emerging trends, best practices, operational efficiencies and business development. See our 2017 Digital & Print Calendar below, or download a printable PDF.