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Trimming Accident Claims Life


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A landscape professional from San Diego, California, 37-year-old Jimmy Herrera died last week while trimming a palm tree at an apartment complex. The San Diego Fire-Rescue Department received a cal   More
 
Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Landscape Professional Sues Pet Owner


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An Oregon landscape professional who was bitten by a dog while mowing a lawn is suing the animal's owner for $49,999. Francisca Colores-Cruz was working at a home in Northeast Canby when a Labra   More
 
Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Wacker to Begin U.S. Production


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At the start of the New Year, Wacker Neuson Group, Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, will begin producing skid-steer loaders and compact track loaders (CTL) in North America. Up until now, Wacker has onl   More
 
Monday, December 1, 2014

Snow Blade Theft


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In the dead of night, unidentified thieves swiped $30,000 worth of snow plow blades from Circle City Outdoors, a landscape company based in Indianapolis, Indiana. The company’s surveillance vi   More
 
Monday, December 1, 2014

Tips to Prevent Freeze Damage


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The shock of below-freezing temperatures a few days after balmy weather has proven to be fatal to many residential landscapes around the country. Landscape professionals and homeowners were caught o   More
 
Friday, November 28, 2014

Hardscape Award Winners Announced


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Once a year, the Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute, Brick Industry Association, and National Concrete Masonry Association combine forces for the HNA Hardscape Project Awards. This year, the    More
 
Thursday, November 27, 2014

Man Arrested for Second Lawn Mower Theft


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Chadwick Scott Pinkerton, a resident of Knoxville, Tennessee, has been charged in a second commercial lawn mower theft after being arrested earlier in the month. Pinkerton, 27, was booked into the    More
 
Thursday, November 27, 2014

Irrigation Association Named WaterSense Partner


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For the second consecutive year, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has named the Irrigation Association (IA) as WaterSense Partner of the Year. A select few partners are recognize   More
 
Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Small Engine Fuels Big Ideas


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LiquidPiston Inc., Bloomfield, Connecticut, has released an iPhone-sized gasoline-powered engine that could lead to quieter lawn mowers and lighter handheld outdoor power equipment. Weighing   More
 
Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Toro Sponsors E3 Program


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The Toro Company is showing their support for the Irrigation Foundation’s Irrigation E3 Program. Recently, at the Irrigation Show & Education Conference in Phoenix, Toro presented the Foundati   More
 
Tuesday, November 25, 2014