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PLANET AEF Announces Expanded Mission and New Vision


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The PLANET Academic Excellence Foundation (PLANET AEF) is expanding its mission to include scholarships. The foundation will also engage in a public awareness campaign to attract people i   More
 
Monday, July 14, 2014

Toro Celebrates 100th Year--Opens New $25M Addition


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More than 2,000 employees, channel and business partners, retirees, and other valued guests gathered at its headquarters to help celebrate Toro’s 100th anniversary. Toro started in 1914 as a tiny   More
 
Monday, July 14, 2014

Elusive Tree Trimmer Accused of Stealing


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If you were to say, ‘Tree trimming is a dangerous business,’ you’d usually be referring to the contractor. But after experiencing loss of property, several Kansas City, Missouri residents are    More
 
Friday, July 11, 2014

College Project Aims to Save 100K Gallons of Water per Year


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Students at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City have received a $10,797 grant for a landscape design project expected to save 100,000 gallons of water per year. "This project is not jus   More
 
Friday, July 11, 2014

Former Landscape Worker Arrested for Attacking Ex-Boss


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A former landscaper worker in Waltham, Massachusetts, was arrested and charged with assault with intent to murder after failing to get his old job back, police say. Elder Quechel, 29, was arreste   More
 
Thursday, July 10, 2014

Landscape Design Helps Silence Airport Noise


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When you think of airports, you probably picture planes and pilots, maybe even runways… but landscape architects? At Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in the Netherlands, architect Paul de Kort has desi   More
 
Thursday, July 10, 2014

Goats Make Poor Landscapers


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It started out as a joke, and now it’s ending as a joke.  The City of Portsmouth, Virginia, has conceded that its attempt to use goats to cut the grass around its Craney Island Landfill was    More
 
Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Chattanooga’s Creative Stormwater Program


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Decades ago, in their pre-21st century wisdom, Chattanooga’s city fathers created a stormwater system that combines the city’s sewer system with its storm drains. The setup means that relatively   More
 
Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Making Companies “Do the Right Thing”


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A registration ordinance for landscape professionals was re-introduced at a recent meeting of the city council for Princeton, New Jersey. If approved, the regulation will require all commercial    More
 
Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Ryan Lawn & Tree Acquires Reid Irrigation


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Expanding its operations in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Ryan Lawn & Tree, an employee-owned company, has purchased Reid Irrigation, LLC. In the interim, the company will continue to operate as Reid Irriga   More
 
Tuesday, July 8, 2014