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Arborjet Awards “Taking Root” College Scholarship Program

Arborjet, a tree and plant health care company, is pleased to announce that it has awarded the 2019 Taking Root Scholarship to this year’s...
National Avocado Day

National Avocado Day Tree Planting Tips

It's National Avocado Day! Celebrate by planting an avocado tree at a customer property! While locations in frost zones are restricted to featuring these...
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STIHL Contra Chain Saw Marks 60 Years

“To ease people’s work with and in nature” was the vision that the engineer Andreas Stihl had when he founded his company Waiblingen, Germany...

Husqvarna Intros Next Generation Chainsaws

This week, Husqvarna has introduced to the North American market five new tree care and forestry chainsaws. This next generation of saws features a...
lawn and tree disease control

Keep An Eye On Lawn And Tree Disease

By Lindsey Getz From the Spring 2019 Issue As a lawn care operator, you’re in the business of producing well-maintained and lush green lawns and landscapes....
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Bartlett Tree Experts Expands To 140 Locations

With the completion of eight acquisitions in the last six months, Bartlett Tree Experts continues to expand its footprint across North America. The company...
spotted lanternfly

The Invasive Spotted Lanternfly: Know What To Do

By Christine Menapace Landscapers in Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia need to be on the lookout for a new invasive insect,...
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Considerations For Entering The Tree Care Business

Like tree work itself, deciding how (and whether or not) to get into the business requires a thoughtful approach.

In Home Buying, Landscapes Need Inspections, Too

When looking for a new home, buyers often become so focused on the house, they forget to consider other aspects of the home that...
Joshua Tree

What’s In My Truck: Joshua Tree

Equipped with a Toyota Corolla, Jeff Dietrich, a sales rep/account manager for Joshua Tree in Stockertown, Pennsylvania, says he’s able to “zip around” the...

Like a Boss: Proving to Clients Your Company is Worth the Cost

An ongoing effort to demonstrate their value allows this Pennsylvania-based tree and lawn care company to charge more.

National Collegiate Landscape Competition Returns to Mississippi State for its 40th Anniversary

NALP celebrates 40 Years of helping the industry grow its workforce and build the careers of industry leaders, March 16-19, 2016.
Bucking the Anti-Turf Panic

Drought stress: Don’t Forget Trees and Shrubs

Even in severe drought, trees and shrubs can be saved using smart turfgrass and irrigation choices.

Chasing The EXPO’s Biggest Trends In My Socks

I broke a cardinal rule as I packed for the recent GIE+EXPO in Louisville. I packed a pair of comfortable but cheap shoes to...

Davey Names Tovar District Manager

KENT, OH — The Davey Tree Expert Company has announced the promotion of Auxilio “Chilo” Tovar to district manager of the Chicago territory of...
New England GROWS

Turf and Lawn Sessions at New England GROWS Focus on State-of-the-Art Techniques and Science

BOSTON, Mass. — Turf and lawn care professionals will find abundant opportunities to learn and network at New England GROWS, the Northeast's largest educational...

STIHL Tour des Trees Kicks Off This Month

The 2015 STIHL Tour des Trees kicks off from Orlando on Oct. 25 and heads west, stopping overnight in Ruskin, Sarasota, Punta Gorda, Ft....

How Many Trees are on Earth?

A new study says that there are more than 3 trillion trees on the planet, a number eight times more than a previous estimate. According...

SDSU Named One of the Top “Drought-Endangered” Campuses in the Country

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — San Diego State University is one of the top “drought-endangered” campuses in the country based on its size and location...

Ruppert Landscape Honors Residents at Armed Forces Retirement Home

Annual Field Day event includes $150,000 in materials and over 6,000 man hours.
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.

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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.

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.