Turf Magazine - February, 2009
From the Field
Win an iPod Touch from Phoenix Environmental Care
To promote the launch of Phoenix Environmental Care’s new Web site, the company is running a “Touch This and
The company has hidden an iPod Touch image on one of
their Web site pages, and they are giving away an iPod Touch to the winner
who finds the image. To start the search, visit www.phoenixenvcare.com/touchthis, fill out the registration form and start searching.
Every time an iPod Touch image is discovered, the
company will move it to a new location on the site to keep the search
going. The promotion will run until March 31, 2009, and is available to
qualified and currently active golf course superintendents, assistant golf
course superintendents and aquatic applicators.
Farno Joins BES Global Headquarters
Peter Farno has joined Bayer Environmental
Science’s global headquarters in Lyon, France, as the global
portfolio manager for the green industry.
Farno is the former director of marketing for
Bayer’s U.S. Professional Pest Management business.
He has 21 years of experience in the industry, working
16 years in the T&O business and five years in the PPM business. He was
the former fungicide business manager for Aventis Environmental Science,
and prior to that worked as the Southeast Florida sales representative for
Rhone-Poulenc. He holds a bachelor’s degree in administrative
management from New Hampshire College (Southern New Hampshire University).