Tag: AGZA

emission-free equipment

Federal Tax Credit For Zero-Emission Commercial Landscape Equipment Introduced

A recently introduced federal bill would provide professional landscapers with a 40% credit on the purchase of zero-emission equipment up to $25,000 every year.
Makita AFTC

Two Makita Battery-Powered OPE Systems Earn AGZA Field Tested Certification

Two Makita Battery-Powered OPE Systems, the XGT® and ConnectX™ now carry the AGZA Field Tested Certification, or AFTC.
STIHL AK

STIHL Homeowner AK Line Earns AFTC Certification

The American Green Zone Alliance (AGZA) has added the STIHL AK 36V homeowner system of battery-powered equipment as AGZA Field Tested Certified (AFTC). This...
battery

Benefits & Challenges Of Transitioning To Battery Power

Sustainability Workshop With AGZA, NALP & Others Held In NJ   It was a beautiful day to learn about battery power. Yesterday, Turf attended a sustainable...
Green Landscaping

AGZA & NALP Collaborate On Responsible Transition To Zero-Emission Landscape Equipment

The American Green Zone Alliance (AGZA) and the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) announced this week that they will work together on an...
AGZA

AGZA Collaboration Creates Robotic Green Zones

The American Green Zone Alliance (AGZA) has formed a collaboration with Automated Outdoor Solutions (AOS) and the Langton Group which benefits people, the planet,...
AGZA Initiatives

AGZA Initiatives Today

One of Turf’s first reports on The American Green Zone Alliance (AGZA) was back in 2014 when Jamie Banks, Executive Director of Quiet Communities...

Announcing First AGZA Certified Green Zone To Use Robotic Mowers

Commercial property owners of Woodstock, IL will soon hear the quiet when their lawns are being maintained by Langton Group since the area is...
battery electric

AGZA and STIHL Inc. Establish Advocacy Campaign

American Green Zone Alliance (AGZA) announces a collaboration with STIHL Inc. to support their independent nationwide campaign promoting the benefits of battery-electric equipment 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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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.

This Spring Will Bring Billions Of Cicadas In Rare Brood Convergence

Fascinating, harmless, yet often annoying to outdoor workers, cicada swarms will be emerging in parts of the U.S. this year. Find out where.

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.