Smart Scapes

Students Learn Better in Classrooms With Landscape Views

Recently, my 6-year-old son started a SmartFit class. The idea behind SmartFit is that children aren't meant to sit still all day long while...
Project EverGreen at Greensboro’s Penn-Wright baseball field

New Mowing App, Bee Health, Wage Violations: This Week’s Industry News

Want to keep up with the latest news in lawn care and landscaping? Check back every Thursday for a quick recap of recent happenings...
Visa

Another Spring, More Hassles with H-2B

Here we go again. Turf is receiving reports from landscape companies of unexplained delays in the processing of their petitions for H-2B seasonal guest...
A Scentsy Landscape

An Award-Winning Scentsy Landscape

CTA's Site Group recently won two regional awards from the Idaho/Montana chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects for its work on the...

Heaviland Acquires Contracts from Landscape Plus

Vista, Calif. — Heaviland Landscape Management recently negotiated a deal with Landscape Plus to acquire a number of contracts from the company as Landscape...

STIHL Remembers Bob Noble Jr., Southeast President

STIHL wholesale distributor executive and STIHL Offshore Racing Founder passes away.
Sending Mail… with Flowers

Sending Mail with Floral Stamps

The U.S. Postal Service continues its tradition of beautiful floral-themed stamps by releasing the Botanical Art Forever stamps featuring vintage illustrations taken from 19th-...

Excel Industries Reopens Manufacturing Plant

HESSTON, Kan. — Excel Industries reopened the Hesston manufacturing plant for business this week, two weeks after a deadly shooting spree. Excel resumed regular...

Condolences Offered to Excel Industries Victims and Families

Tragic incident February 25 at Excel Industries' Hesston, Kansas plant .

Ohio Investors Snap Up Another Florida Landscape Company

CLEVELAND, Ohio – SCG Partners has acquired the assets of an additional commercial landscape company in Florida and is actively seeking additional acquisitions in...
Vulcan

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®.
Davey facility

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.
Plant pests

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.
McKay Landscape Lighting

Lighting A Lush Landscape

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