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Landscape Contractor Uses Technology to Stay Ahead


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With so much focus on dirt and nature, landscaping can seem like a low-tech industry. But that doesn’t mean contractors should be afraid of using high-tech tools to boost their business. At least    More
 
Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Ash Borers are on the Move


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Emerald ash borers are advancing west from Indiana, and are leaving tens of thousands of dead ash trees in their wake. A number of Indiana’s 150 million ash trees have died or are dying, ruining a   More
 
Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Horizon Distributors Promise Core Products Always in Stock


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Right or wrong, contractors have been voicing concern about their distributors’ ability to fill orders. To better support the industry, Horizon distributors have invested in a new program to reas   More
 
Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Police Sting Stops Lawn Mower Theft


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For two women, the Tractor Supply Company in Leoni Township, Michigan, was more than a source of mowers; it was a bank. Using fraudulent checks, the two attempted to purchase five lawn mowers value   More
 
Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Business Owner Stands on Street to Advertise for Labor


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Lance Forsee, owner of Colonial Lawn and Garden in Yakima, Washington, has been publicizing for personnel by taking it to the streets. In order to let people know he’s hiring, he’s been standing   More
 
Monday, May 19, 2014

Fire Forces Hunter to Evacuate


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On May 14, 2014, Hunter's headquarters, located in San Marcos, California, was evacuated due to wildfires in the surrounding area. As of 1:00 p.m. PST on May 15, an evacuation order was still   More
 
Monday, May 19, 2014

New Drought and Water Compliance Management Tools


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HydroPoint Data Systems, Petaluma, California, has announced important new updated features and tools and in the spring release of its WeatherTRAK Central Internet Management software,  availab   More
 
Friday, May 16, 2014

Landscape Company Exposed


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One newspaper’s headlines scream, “Beware of Scams by Landscapers,” after one of their investigators found that Scapes Landscaping & Lawn Care in Grove City, Ohio, has been shown to be   More
 
Friday, May 16, 2014

Protected Birds Killed in Project


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Federal and state wildlife officials are looking into a tree-trimming operation by Campos Tree Service in Pittsburgh, California, which killed several protected birds. According to reports, this pr   More
 
Friday, May 16, 2014

Drought Spurs Bonds for Thirty-Mile-Long Water Tunnels


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As the worst drought in a century threatens cities in California, the state’s water agencies are planning to sell $200 million in bonds to start funding a $25 billion project to boost supplies. Th   More
 
Thursday, May 15, 2014