Tag: Maryland

minimum wage

Will You Be Affected By New Minimum Wage Increases?

Almost half of U.S. states increased their minimum wage requirements for employers as of January 1. Here are the numbers.
spongy moth

The Spongy Moth…It’s Back And Spreading. Find Out Where.

Destructive spongy moths have been found in almost half of U.S. states, and can cause damage to more than 300 tree species.
October Industry News

The Latest Green Industry Employment News

The latest landscape employment news from RC Mowers, Altoz, Ruppert Landscape, Davey Tree Experts, Central Turf & Irrigation Supply & more.
Ruppert Awards

Ruppert Landscape Holds 2023 Awards Ceremony

Ruppert Landscape awards multiple employees during their 2023 employee appreciation banquet in Rockville, Maryland.
ABC Networking

Ruppert Hosts Summer Networking Event For ABC Metro Washington

Ruppert Landscape partnered with Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of Metro Washington to host their summer networking event in mid-July at Ruppert’s corporate headquarters...
Kubota Community Choice

Last Day To Vote! Kubota Community Choice $100,000 Grant

In the spirit of “Together We Do More,” Kubota is calling for the public’s help in selecting a winner for the Kubota Community Choice...
Ruppert Community Center

Ruppert Landscape Helps Restore Long Branch Community Center

Earlier this month, 25 employees from Ruppert Landscape’s Maryland and DC branches came together for a day of service to help restore the grounds...
blower

Take Advantage Of This Electric Leaf Blower Rebate

Are you a minority, female, or disabled-owned landscaping business in Montgomery County, MD? Then you can take advantage of a leaf blower exchange worth...

Think Twice Before Planting Pampas Grass, Or Miscanthus, In Certain Areas

Just this past April, Turf reported on the South Slough National Estuarine and Research Reserve in Oregon asking coastal residents to survey their properties...
MANTS

MANTS® Show In January 2021 Canceled As In-Person Event

The Mid-Atlantic Nursery Trade Show (MANTS®) has announced that the 2021 show, initially scheduled for January 6-8 at the Baltimore Convention Center, will not...
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.