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CORRECTION--Mower Recall


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Hustler and BigDog mowers are manufactured by Excel Industries in Hesston, Kansas. The lawn mowers are made in the United States. In a recent press release, it was stated that these mowers were made   More
 
Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Winter Damage to Landscaping


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After a harsh winter, homeowners are beginning to discover, underneath the piles of snow, the weather’s impact on their landscaping. With frigid temperatures, consistent snow and ice, and plen   More
 
Monday, March 31, 2014

Hustler and BigDog Riding Mowers Recalled


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Excel Industries, manufacturers of Hustler and BigDog mowers, is recalling 3,700 mowers that were manufactured in China. They were sold through Hustler and BigDog distributors between August 2013 a   More
 
Monday, March 31, 2014

Landscape to Keep Burglars Away


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Police officers at Tulane University in New Orleans have indicated that the ideal target for a burglar is a house surrounded by large hedges and shrubs, because they block visibility. That way, neig   More
 
Friday, March 28, 2014

River Irrigation District Approves Lottery System


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The Walker River Irrigation District, in Nevada, is having a lottery for water users who would like to purchase district water. Due to the dry forecast for the West Fork of the Walker River during t   More
 
Friday, March 28, 2014

Vintage Truck to be Used In Landscape


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A landowner, along with the Alaska Department of Transportation and the Fairbanks city government, have cleared the way for an elaborate landscape project at a major intersection. Instead of an    More
 
Thursday, March 27, 2014

Contractors Anxious for Spring


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Landscape workers and garden centers in Virginia are anxious for spring, following a winter that left major damage to plants. “It has been the worst winter I remember in 20 years,” said Tom Mar   More
 
Thursday, March 27, 2014

Rain Bird Named Vendor of Year


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At the recent WinWholesale annual meeting and Vendor Showcase Awards dinner, Rain Bird was awarded Irrigation Vendor of the Year. The presentation was made by Monte Salsman, WinWholesale chief opera   More
 
Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Healthiest Turf Roots Winner


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Holganix set out to discover some of the deepest, strongest and healthiest turf-root systems in America, and in doing so created its Roots for You competition. According to Dr. Neidermyer, director    More
 
Wednesday, March 26, 2014

California Landscape Contractors Impacted by Drought


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California Governor Jerry Brown has ordered a moratorium on nonessential and new landscaping projects on or along state freeways, highways, and buildings. The drought has severely affected the state   More
 
Wednesday, March 26, 2014