The TurfMutt Foundation Predicts “Backyarding” To Become Permanent Trend

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – “Backyarding,” the new trend to move many indoor activities–from working in an office or classroom to dining and recreation–to the great outdoors, is growing. Under pandemic conditions, yards and other managed landscapes became a safe haven for social gatherings, celebrating milestones/holidays, working, studying, playing, exercising, relaxing.   “Your own backyard is nearly limitless… Continue reading The TurfMutt Foundation Predicts “Backyarding” To Become Permanent Trend

The TurfMutt Foundation Urges Public Green Spaces Remain Open Nature and its Calming Effects Should Be Available To All

Alexandria, Va.—With much of the country under stay-at-home orders, the TurfMutt Foundation, which directs the TurfMutt environmental education and stewardship program, urges public officials to allow people to get outdoors in public green spaces, such as parks, public gardens, school yards, golf courses and other community green spaces. For a decade, the TurfMutt Foundation has advocated… Continue reading The TurfMutt Foundation Urges Public Green Spaces Remain Open Nature and its Calming Effects Should Be Available To All