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

What is your primary reason for deciding to use natural organic products to control weeds and turf pests? Concern for the environment 40%
Concern over liability issues 5%
To create a perception of environmental concern 24%
As part of a public relations effort 2%
Customer pref. 7%
Improved control 6%
Cost 1%
Don't use natural organic products 15%

Look for this new reader poll question at

Through which of the following points-of-purchase do you acquire your turf and ornamental pesticides?

Primary Source (mark only one) Secondary Source (mark only one)
A. Local professional-products dealer
B. National distributor (such as LESCO)
C. Mass merchant (such as Home Depot)
D. Direct from manufacturer
E. On-line supplier

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