Tag: Washington

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.
Trees + Tech

PlanIT Geo To Host Three Trees + Tech Summits

PlanIT GEO will hold three all-day Trees + Tech Summits, gathering experts and practitioners to discuss urban forestry and technology.
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!
October Industry News

Recent Green Industry News

Catch up with news from Ruppert Landscape, PBI-Gordon, Vectorworks, Davey Tree Experts, GPS Insight, and more.

Landscape Product Manufacturer News For Summer 2022

As Summer winds down, it's no surprise that the busy Green Industry is packed with corporate news. Here are a few highlights from the...
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...
hornets

What’s Happening With Those Murder Hornets? It Involves Tiny Transmitters!

  Asian giant hornets, or "murder" hornets, made major news this past spring when they were discovered in the U.S. for the first time. And...
"essential business"

Is Landscaping An “Essential Business” In Your Region? Updated March 31

Updated: March 31, 2020 In this time of COVID-19 crisis, can you still be operating your lawn or landscape business? This seemingly simple question has...
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.