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Name Change for TTIA


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The Texas Turf Irrigation Association (TTIA) has been the state-level professional association for licensed irrigation professionals in Texas since 1965. It is excited to announce its name change t   More
 
Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Amazon to Sell Landscape Services


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The eCommerce giant Amazon.com is expanding its sales portfolio to include landscape contractors. The site will be launching Amazon Home Services, which will allow service-based businesses to sell t   More
 
Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Former President Accused of Ruining Family Business


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Commerce Corporation of Baltimore, Maryland, was a family business that grew to become one of the largest lawn and garden supplies distributors in the East Coast.  It boasted annual revenue of   More
 
Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Spring Allergies Flare Up on Jobsites


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Spring may be the high season for most landscape businesses, but it’s expected to be one of the worst pollen seasons for allergy-prone contractors and crews in Leesburg, Florida. In fact, pollen l   More
 
Tuesday, April 7, 2015

State Issues Historic Water Restrictions


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California Governor Jerry Brown is asking for state landscapes to turn from green to brown.  The snow level in California is the lowest it’s been in 65 years, prompting him to issue mandator   More
 
Monday, April 6, 2015

April is National Lawn Care Month


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Knowing how important it is to promote lawn care and educate consumers, the National Association of Landscape Professionals (formerly PLANET), and the Lawn Institute want to heighten public awarene   More
 
Monday, April 6, 2015

Landscape Contractor Recovers Business after Fire


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When a 2013 fire engulfed Scott’s Landscaping in Centre Hall, Pennsylvania, owner Scott Burk was determined to prevent his business from going down in flames. Now, 16 months later, Burk is finally   More
 
Friday, April 3, 2015

City Proposes Landscape Restrictions


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Mulch fires have plagued the city of Harrisonburg, Virginia, for almost a year. One local business, O’Neil’s Grill, switched their landscape from mulch to rocks after a lit cigarette caused a de   More
 
Friday, April 3, 2015

Shame-Induced Lawn Maintenance


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New signs posted on residential lawns in the borough of Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, may be an opportunity for local landscape contractors to add to their routes. Borough officials recently decided t   More
 
Thursday, April 2, 2015

$80,000 in Potential Lawn and Snow Aid for Seniors


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Since outside maintenance  of their property is tough on a lot of seniors, officials in Brook Park, Ohio, may start a unique program of vouchers to help senior citizens pay crews to cut lawns a   More
 
Thursday, April 2, 2015