The Emperor Has No Clothes! Do you have the Courage to Point it Out?
In addition to serving as executive director of one of the landscape industry's fastest growing professional associations, Ralph Egües is a nationally recognized speaker and advocate. His presentation addresses how influential voices in the sustainability movement have effectively advocated against the use of turfgrasses, a high performing ground cover solution, by portraying it as a problem that needs to be minimized. This engaging presentation provides an overview of the significant challenges that those adversely affected by such policies face and provides recommendations for much needed grass roots engagement.