Tag: ticks

Tick Season Is Almost Here: Know The Bug That Bit You

Tick Season Is Almost Here: Know The Bug That Bit You

One attraction to a lawn care or landscaping career is the ability to work outside rather than being stuck inside behind a desk all...
woodland

Bartlett Aims To Increase Tick & Woodland Awareness With Signage

  Bartlett Tree Experts has created two new interactive signs for private and public landowners: one to raise awareness of tick risks; and one to...
ticks

What’s Your Risk For Emerging Tick Borne Illnesses?

Late summer into fall can be a very active time for ticks, and landscapers are particularly at risk for tick borne illnesses. Lately, ticks...
ticks

Keep Ticks Away From Buildings

By Angela M. Tucker, Ph.D., B.C.E. Protection from ticks should be top of mind for not only homeowners, but commercial facility owners as well. According...
mosquitoes and ticks

Top 10 Cities And States Pestered By Mosquitoes And Ticks

Spring has finally arrived and that means warmer temperatures and frequent rain showers. While many enjoy the sunshine, the rise in humidity and increase...
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

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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.