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Toro Distributor Award Recipients


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Each year, The Toro Company recognizes distributor personnel for their work in the customer-focused sales program. Jimmy Wheaton, CSE, of Turf Star, Inc., received the prestigious Green   More
 
Friday, July 25, 2014

Alleged Thief Gets Mulch More Than He Bargained For


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Lawrence Waltrip III, 58, owner of Signature Mulch in James City, Virginia, is accused of stealing more than $11,000 worth of mulch from a supplier and using it to supplement his own invent   More
 
Friday, July 25, 2014

Landscape Facility Violates Court Order


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The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has cited JR Custom Landscaping, Jackson Township, for violating a 2011 court order to stop all production of topsoil, compost and mul   More
 
Friday, July 25, 2014

Family’s Yard Unfinished Due to Failed Contract


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A Brunswick, Ohio, woman was excited to build her dream home, but a failed landscaping contract has left her living with a mess for nearly a year. Raven Kauffman paid a landscape company $5,500    More
 
Thursday, July 24, 2014

City Council Mandates Contractor Registration


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After reports of wage theft and other labor-related violations, the city council in Princeton, New Jersey, has passed an ordinance requiring landscape contractors to register with the city. C   More
 
Thursday, July 24, 2014

Thieves Steal Landscape Equipment from Businesses


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New Jersey state police have arrested two men accused of stealing more than $19,000 in landscaping equipment from businesses in and around Trenton. Eugene Reeves has been charged with burglary and t   More
 
Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Adoption Program for Township


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The Mayor and Township Council for Roxbury Township, New Jersey, has invited local landscape companies to an Adopt-a-Spot program for the township’s high-profile locations. Local landscaping c   More
 
Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Hoax Scares New York Mower Owners


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Landscape contractors in New York got a big scare recently, when a rumor began to circulate that all riding lawn mowers had to undergo mandatory inspections by August 15. If the mowers were not   More
 
Tuesday, July 22, 2014

ODOT Attempts to Fire Contractor


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The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) ordered Linkel Company, Batesville, Indiana, to stop all work on ODOT projects after receiving numerous complaints as well as a serious traffic accident.   More
 
Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Contractor’s Revenue Boosted 1,400 Percent


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After a training exercise injured his vision, Kevin Knight was honorably discharged from the Army. He then went back to school, getting both a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree. In 200   More
 
Monday, July 21, 2014