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Drought in Texas Panhandle Resembles 1930’s Dustbowl


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Drought conditions in the Texas Panhandle and four other Southern Plains states have reached a new low. Some experts are saying the drought conditions are as bad as or worse than they were during th   More
 
Monday, June 2, 2014

Toro Reports Record 2nd Quarter Results


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The Toro Company (NYSE: TTC) reported record sales for the 2nd quarter of $745 million, an increase of six percent. Net earnings increased 14 percent to $87.1 million, or $1.51 per share.  In t   More
 
Friday, May 30, 2014

Water Restrictions Coming into Effect Soon


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One city is making sure that it doesn’t run dry this year. The city council of Lehi, Utah, passed a water shortage management plan in March, which will have residents cutting back on their lawn wa   More
 
Friday, May 30, 2014

Lanahan Steps Aside


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After almost 20 years in the irrigation and landscape supply business, Jeff Lanahan has decided to step aside to pursue other interests. A senior vice president, Lanahan leaves John Deere Landscapes   More
 
Thursday, May 29, 2014

New Trimming Method


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Appalachian Power (APCO) has developed a new tree trimming process that they hope will reduce both power outages and outage times. The company, headquartered in Charleston, West Virginia, believ   More
 
Thursday, May 29, 2014

Brickman and ValleyCrest to Merge


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The Brickman Group. Ltd. LLC and ValleyCrest Companies, LLC announced today that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement, creating a world-class landscape and snow services company deli   More
 
Thursday, May 29, 2014

Stage 3 Drought Emergency Declared for Reservoir


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The Brazos River Authority (BRA) has declared a Stage 3 drought emergency for the Lake Proctor reservoir in Texas. The announcement could pose as an ominous sign of things to come in the fast a   More
 
Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Instant Soil Contaminant Detector


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A new high-tech soil contaminant detector, already in use in Australia, is being launched in the United States. The RemScan, which looks like a heavy flashlight with a pistol grip, uses an infr   More
 
Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Landscapers Catching Up from Winter


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Spring finally came, but that doesn’t mean that the foliar damage from the winter is gone. In Chicago, Illinois, landscape crews are working day in and day out to repair or replace plant material    More
 
Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Texas City to Cease Issuing Permits for Swimming Pools


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The city of Lakeway, Texas, has ceased issuing permits for the construction of swimming pools, effective immediately. Staff will continue to review and approve swimming pool construction plans, but    More
 
Tuesday, May 27, 2014