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Former Landscape Employee Admits to Equipment Theft


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When equipment suddenly went missing after the termination of an employee, Paige Lutomski, owner of Horizon Landscape in Hartland Township, Michigan, grew very suspicious. So on a hunch, she drove    More
 
Thursday, April 17, 2014

Trees Donated To Revive Landscape


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 On March 2, 2012, 19 tornadoes devastated Kentucky, killing 22 people and destroyed hundreds of homes. The tornados also uprooted hundreds of thousands of trees, leaving a physical scar on the   More
 
Thursday, April 17, 2014

Alabama May Loosen Rules on Stormwater Runoff


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A bill that would rewrite the rules for how local governments deal with storm water runoff is currently on the desk of Alabama Governor Robert Bentley.  The bill would limit stormwater con   More
 
Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Landscape Trailer Explodes


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A landscape trailer owned by Salvador Landscaping, Chicago, Illinois, filled with equipment and gasoline, burst into flames Friday outside of a small park on a residential street in Rogers Park, Il   More
 
Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Mama Means Business with Landscape Return


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After about a decade spent raising her children, Valerie Young decided it was time to jump back into the landscape industry. She recently launched Young’s LawnScape based in Walton, Indiana, a new   More
 
Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Crash Kills Landscaper; Teens Indicted


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Octavio Herrera was mowing a customer’s lawn when he was struck by a pick-up truck. He was rushed to the hospital in critical condition. He underwent brain surgery in an attempt to save his li   More
 
Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Eco-Friendly Vigilantes Run Tests to Nail Polluters


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A special corps of volunteers, referred to as the Storm Water Assessment Team, or SWAT, has begun its hunt for the worst polluters in Los Angeles, California. Lara Meeker, the team’s leader, enco   More
 
Monday, April 14, 2014

Landscape Professionals Volunteer Their Expertise


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The Professional Landcare Network (PLANET), a national association made up of landscape industry professionals, is getting ready to for its annual Day of Service on April 22.  On the Day of Se   More
 
Monday, April 14, 2014

JDL Acquires Eljay Irrigation


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Eljay Irrigation, Calgary, AB, Canada, has been purchased by John Deere Landscapes, Alpharetta, Georgia. Both companies have signed an agreement and plan for an immediate integration. "This acqui   More
 
Monday, April 14, 2014

Landscape Contractor Brings Allegations Against County


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Landscape contractor Billy Durden of Newtown County, Georgia, has launched allegations that officials had conspired so that he’d lose his longtime contract with the county. Durden believes tha   More
 
Friday, April 11, 2014