Tag: sustainability

John Carroll University

In The Field: Turfscape At John Carroll University

In the second of a three-part series of case studies, we take a look at Turfscape's deployment of two electric autonomous mowers at John Carroll University in Ohio.
Electric Commercial Mowers

In The Field: Electric & Robotic Mowers

In the first in a series of three case studies that exhibit when new tech is the right fit for both landscape company and client, we take a look at Focal Pointe at Washington University.
grub control

Neonic Alternatives For Grubs

With neonicotinoids increasingly under fire, do you have a backup plan for grub control?
Permaculture

Permaculture Principles

Permaculture offers sustainable landscaping techniques, and a way to approach and interact with landscapes in a growing environmental crisis.

Scythe Announces Expanded Facility & “Electric Car” Charge Port

Scythe Robotics more than doubles its Boulder County, CO operations and announces adoption of the North American Charging Standard (NACS) charge port for the M.52 electric, autonomous commercial mower.

Landscape Forms Wins 27 Design Awards In 2023

Theory, Backdrop, and Typology Collections from Landscape Forms earn multiple awards in 2023.
Super Bowl LVIII

More Turf Trouble For Super Bowl LVIII?

Practice fields have been an issue in the week leading up to Super Bowl LVIII. Will turf conditions make the news again this year when the San Francisco 49ers take on the Kansas City Chiefs at Allegiant Stadium?
Sustainable Salting

Sustainable Salting

By practicing sustainable salting, you can improve service and save money while achieving responsible use and maximum efficiency.

Husqvarna Introduces “Rewilding” Program Mode

Through an innnovative new rewilding mode on their automowers, Husqvarna is helping Green Industry pros set aside more wild land for bees and butterflies.
community spaces

Bobcat Cultivates Community With $250K Grant To Parks

Five parks across the U.S. will each receive $50,000 to restore, beautify and enhance their community spaces. And everybody gets a new zero-turn mower!
Dallas Fort Worth, autonomous lawn mowers, DFW

Robotic Landscaping Put To The Test At DFW

Robin Autopilot and Graze test autonomous lawn mower technology on more than 14,000 acres of grass at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport.
Water Conservation

Colorado Landscapers Incentivize Water Conservation

With outdoor watering in the crosshairs, the ALCC provides clients a way to be part of the solution, not part of the problem.
Dell Seton Ascension Health District at The University of Texas at Austin

Managing An Eco-Campus In The Heart Of A City

The Dell Health District at The University of Texas at Austin is a gold standard of sustainability.
electric landscaping equipment

Gas Vs. Electric OPE: Real World Costs

Determining the ROI on an electric landscaping equipment purchase is important to the financial well-being of any enterprise. Here's what a facility service company found when going electric.
powering electric equipment

Creating Charging Infrastructure For OPE

Reducing the cost of electric and charging infrastructure can help accelerate ROI’s. Options to consider in powering electric equipment.
Landscape As Ecosystem

The Landscape As Ecosystem

How to foster Nature’s inherent beauty— from small yards to large meadows.
Turf April 2023

Turf April 2023 Issue

The Turf April 2023 Issue focuses on sustainability: Landscape as ecosystem, OPE battery power, gas vs. electric landscape equipment, and more!
Bobcat Construction Celebration

Bobcat To Showcase Sustainable Innovations On National Mall

Bobcat to showcase technology and sustainable innovations at Celebration of Construction on the National Mall.
Carhartt workwear

New Program Keeps Worn Carhartt Workwear Out Of Landfills

Carhartt Reworked extends life of workwear, reduces clothing waste, and keeps previously worn and slightly imperfect gear out of landfills.
Bobcat Gwinner

Bobcat Invests $9.3M In North Dakota Plant Update

In response to increasing demand for its equipment, Bobcat installed a new press line at its manufacturing facility in Gwinner, North Dakota.
Buddleia Violet

Outsmarting Invasives

Today’s low seed set sterile cultivars are not your parent’s Bradford Pears.

Arbor Day: Canopy Report Reveals America’s Favorite Tree & More

On this Arbor Day 2024, did you know that If trees could talk, Americans would want them to sound like Morgan Freeman? This and more serious statistics can be found in the "The Canopy Report," a new consumer report on how America sees trees by The Arbor Day Foundation.

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®.

Volvo CE Launches Updated L30 & L35 Compact Wheel Loaders

Customers looking for 1.3–1.6 yd3(1.0–1.2 m3) bucket capacity or 2.4- to 2.6-ton fork payload will experience faster work cycles, improved maneuverability, tractive force and performance.
Design-Build Equipment

Get Equipped: Design-Build Equipment

From trenchers to compact track loaders and excavators, this assortment of design-build equipment will help your professional lawn care and landscaping services team get the job done.
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.
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.