Home · Articles · IGIN · Latest News
 

Landscape Inspections—New Revenue Stream?


Latest News
Most prospective home buyers wouldn’t dream of buying a house, especially an older one, without having it inspected first. Often, lenders require such inspections before they’ll extend a mortga   More
 
Thursday, January 29, 2015

More Water for El Paso


Latest News
There are some big changes coming to the way the city of El Paso, Texas, deals with irrigation and drinking water. Three projects are under way that officials say will also relieve flooding, improv   More
 
Wednesday, January 28, 2015

City Replaces Turf


Latest News
Several acres of city-owned turf in Roseville, California, will be replaced with water-saving plants. The decision to replace the grass with drought-tolerant shrubs and small trees was made, in part   More
 
Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Ethanol Education Campaign Partners EETC with OPEI


Latest News
The Equipment & Engine Training Council (EETC), an association addressing the shortage of qualified technicians in the industry, has partnered with the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) i   More
 
Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Briggs & Stratton Q2 Earnings


Latest News
Briggs & Stratton, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, reported improved earnings for its second quarter of the 2015 fiscal year. Earnings were boosted by an acquisition and higher sales of engines for snow t   More
 
Tuesday, January 27, 2015

$9.5 Million Awarded for Water Projects


Latest News
Colorado water officials recently awarded $9.5 million, divided into 15 grants, to water projects across the state.  Of that, $2.7 million will go towards irrigation projects in Teller County.    More
 
Monday, January 26, 2015

New Federal Regulations Continue to Strain Landscape Industry


Latest News
When the White House's Office of Information & Regulatory Affairs published its Rules List for 2015, anti-regulation groups were appalled by the more than 2,000 new regulations on the docket. A   More
 
Monday, January 26, 2015

Reservoir at Risk


Latest News
The McPhee Reservoir in Montezuma County, Colorado, has found an enemy in the species of zebra and quagga mussels, which are proliferating at a rapid rate.  If the mussels contaminate the rese   More
 
Friday, January 23, 2015

Landscape Company Fined $199K for Fatal Accident


Latest News
The Department of Labor and Industries has fined Pacific Topsoils, Everett, Washington, $199K for 16 safety violations related to an accident which killed employee Bradley Hogue, 19. The state label   More
 
Friday, January 23, 2015

City Micromanages Trees


Latest News
The new tree code for residents in Portland, Oregon, is 95 pages long. The new requirements mandate that every resident seek permits before removing medium- to large-sized trees in their yards. I   More
 
Friday, January 23, 2015