Council Releases New Safety Guide For Propane Commercial Mowers

The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) has released a new safety guide for propane commercial mowers. Key topics include: fuel supply, types of cylinders, storing and changing cylinders, and training requirements.
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Study Reveals Salt Is “Sleeping Giant” Of Environmental Threats

A recent study shows salt is the sleeping giant of environmental threats to water and soil. Follow these tips for more responsible road salting as part of snow management.
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Don’t Miss These 7 Strategies When Selling Your Landscape Business

Are you optimizing these seven strategies when selling your landscape business? There may be assets you've overlooked that can help seal the deal.
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Free Course On “Propane Heaters For Pools & Spas”

A free course is available on "Propane Heaters For Pools & Spas" for landscapers interested in adding these services.
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Revenge Of The Turkeys! Tips For Deterring Wild Turkey Yard Damage

While turkey on a Thanksgiving plate is welcome by many, wild turkeys inhabiting a landscaped property can really ruffle feathers! Here's some tips for deterring wild turkey damage!

Buying Used Landscape Equipment? Be Leery Of Liens

Buying used landscape equipment? Be leery of liens. Blanket liens can go back a long way, but they are legal and valid. Here's some tips on how to best protect your business.
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Leave The Leaves? Yes & No. Here’s The Best Approach For Healthy Grass.

Leave the leaves? Yes and no. Composting or mulching leaves in place avoids damage to turfgrass and enriches the soil while still avoiding the landfill.
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My Backyard Bulletin: Would You Know This Trick To Save A Baby Squirrel?

Would you know this trick to save a baby squirrel? Rescuing orphaned or injured wild animals is tricky. But getting this baby squirrel back to his nest was all about the audio!
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Recommendations For Avoiding & Treating Clematis Blight

Wet Summer weather can cause clematis blight. Here's a summary of tips from the Perdue Landscape Report on managing the unsightly disease.
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Troubleshooting Emitters & Driplines In Drip Irrigation Systems

DripWorks experts offer tips on clogged emitters, low water pressure, uneven water distribution, and leaking emitters and driplines.
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Proposed Tax Break For Government Snow Removal Equipment In CA

California Senate Bill 546 proposes an exemption from the state sales and use tax for public entities purchasing dedicated snow removal vehicles.
salt

Study Reveals Salt Is “Sleeping Giant” Of Environmental Threats

A recent study shows salt is the sleeping giant of environmental threats to water and soil. Follow these tips for more responsible road salting as part of snow management.

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[VIDEO] Dickies®: Discover Workwear That’s Anything But Uniform

Looking for uniform solutions for your large team? An unmatched inventory and versatile looks are just a few reasons why companies trust Dickies®.
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Davey Will Recycle Wood Waste Into Biochar Soil Additive At New Facility

Davey Tree Expert Company has opened a biochar facility in East Dundee, IL, that will recycle wood waste from client properties and turn it into an environmentally friendly soil additive, biochar.
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USDA Invests $70 Million To Defend Against Plant Pests & Diseases

The USDA is investing $70 million to defend against plant pests and diseases including box tree moth and sudden oak death.

Techo-Bloc Launches 2024 Hardscape Products & Trends

Techo-Bloc's 2024 theme of "Quiet Luxury" seen in new Caffè Crema color, Natural Stone Collection, and Silver Granite color.
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Lighting A Lush Landscape

A “Secret Garden” project focuses on plants as highlights.