Tag: Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI)

GIE+EXPO

Latest Update: Organizers Say GIE+EXPO Is Still On

GIE+EXPO, the international landscape, outdoor living, and equipment exposition, will be held as planned this year on October 21- 23 at the Kentucky Exposition...
mowers

Mowing Equipment Feature: Adding Mowers To Your Fleet?

Spring mowing season is here and whether you’re just starting to build a fleet or in the process of replacing aging equipment, there are...
OPEI

Is GIE+EXPO Still On? And Other OPEI News

The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) just released the association's response to COVID-19. President and CEO Kris Kiser said, "OPEI remains open for business,...
GIE+EXPO

NALP To Separate Annual Meeting From GIE+EXPO In 2022

The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) recently announced that beginning in 2022, it will separate its annual meeting, LANDSCAPES, from GIE+EXPO and will...
TurfMutt

New TurfMutt Spokesdog: Meet Mulligan

The TurfMutt Foundation, which promotes environmental stewardship, has a new spokesdog. Mulligan, a mixed breed puppy who was abandoned along with her siblings, was...
facility management

Surveying Commercial Properties

Facility management leaders responded to questions to describe their sites, groundskeeping budgets and staffing strategies and — for those with in-house teams —their...
pet adoption

OPEI’s TurfMutt Supports 5th Annual Clear The Shelters

The 5th annual Clear the Shelters, a nationwide pet adoption drive to help find homes for animals in need, is this Saturday, August 17,...
environmental education

TurfMutt Education Program Marks 10th Year

The TurfMutt environmental education and stewardship program celebrates its 10th anniversary of teaching the value and benefits of the outdoors, specifically the contributions of...
utility vehicles

Utility Vehicles Are Multi-Faceted Tools

By Chuck Bowen From the October 2018 Issue of Facility Executive As you look at budgeting for upcoming equipment purchases this fall and in 2019, consider...
environmental education

Finding Fur-Ever Homes At GIE-EXPO 2018

On October 18, MUTT MADNESS, a dog adoption event for GIE+EXPO attendees will take place from 11am to 2pm in Freedom Hall at the...
leaf blowers

OPEI, NALP Offer Webinar On Leaf Blower Bans

The use of leaf blowers is increasingly under attack in communities across the country. Some are calling for a blanket ban on this equipment,...

Amazon, EPA Reach Settlement For Sales Of Illegal Pesticides: 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...
TurfMutt

Lucky The TurfMutt Shares Maintained Landscapes’ Benefits

Nobody knows Lucky’s exact age, although he’s believed to be about 12. Lucky’s a rescue dog and, in his case, his name matches his...
fuel

California Emissions And Ethanol Misfuelling Challenges

Change (and challenge) is always in the air in the power equipment universe, especially when it comes to the regulatory community. California, which is seriously...
OPEI

OPEI: What It Is And Why We Need It

Small in member numbers, the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) is vitally important to the green services industry. Whether you maintain or install plant...
The Future of the Equipment Industry

The Future Of The Equipment Industry

A look inside the latest equipment trends.
Husqvarna

Robot Mowers Role To Grow For Commercial Cutting

OPEI developing ANSI standards to help fuel development.
Visa

DHS Increases Number of H-2B Visas by 15,000: 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...
John Deere Florida Dealer Hits 1,000 Machine Mark For 2nd Year

John Deere Florida Dealer Hits 1,000 Machine Mark For 2nd Year: This Week’s Industry...

Want to keep up with the latest news in lawn care and landscaping? Check back every Thursday for a quick recap of recent happenings...
JCB Lady Bamford Center golf outing

Ariens to Sell Stens and JThomas, Lawsuit Challenges Lawn Care Ban: This Week’s Industry...

Want to keep up with the latest news in lawn care and landscaping? Check back every Thursday for a quick recap of recent happenings...
Low Input, High Impact Landscapes

Low Input, High Impact Landscapes

Lawn alternatives for water management, eco-benefit, and beauty.

Bartlett Finds Successful Treatments For Beech Leaf Disease

Bartlett researchers have found two successful treatments for Beech Leaf Disease, or BLD. They include a foliar application program for small trees and a root flare injection for large trees.

Featured Videos

[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®.

A Preview Of Hardscape North America 2024

New speakers, a new Hardscape Construction Roundtable, an expanded estimating session, and more are planned at Hardscape North America 2024.
John Deere P-Tier

John Deere Debuts Five New P-Tier Models & Three New Attachments

John Deere introduces the 330 and 334 P-Tier Skid Steer Loaders, the 331, 333 and 335 P-Tier Compact Track Loaders to market.
Hilltip SnowStriker

Hilltip Brings Line Of SnowStriker ™ Snowplows To North America

Hilltip's SnowStriker™ snowplows compatible with half-ton pickups, SUVs, UTVs, tractors, and loaders, have come to North America.
Autonomous Snow Plow

Remote-Operated, Autonomous Industrial Snow Plow Hits The Market

Teleo and Storm Equipment have introduced America’s only remote-operated and autonomous industrial snow plow.