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GreenCare for Troops

GreenCare for Troops Launches Recruiting Challenge To Attract Volunteers

Earn a free GreenCare for Troops limited edition t-shirt when you refer a new volunteer before July 31.
landscape professionals

LawnSite: This Week’s Hot Threads

From charging sales tax for landscaping services to how much to charge for a job, here are some popular discussions by the landscape professionals on LawnSite. Share your thoughts!
Branch Creek Safer Play turf lawn products

Branch Creek Launches Safer Play Turf And Lawn Products

Safer Play’s new products help lawn care professionals protect lawns and turf fields from weeds and insects, without the use of EPA-registered pesticides.
propane mowers

More Mower Models Approved For Propane Incentive Program

Nearly 70 additional models have been added to PERC’s popular Propane Mower Incentive Program, which offers up to $1,000 back to contractors.
landscape professionals

LawnSite: This Week’s Hot Threads

From handling extra jobs that pop up out of the blue to the impact of rainfall on your lawn care business, here are some popular discussions by the landscape professionals on LawnSite. Share your thoughts!
tick control

Tick, Mosquito, Poison Ivy Control From Ivy Oaks Analytics

The company services summer camps, parks, and resorts, and others with control and monitoring services based on an analysis of the client site.
landscape industry

NALP Launches National Workforce Campaign, “Why I Landscape”

The national campaign is designed to attract students and career seekers to the landscape profession.
Landscaping Service Revenues

U.S. Landscaping Service Revenues To Reach $115B In 2022

Landscape professionals will benefit from continued growth in consumer and business incomes, according to a new report.

XLR Series Water Jets From Rain Bird

Available in three models and with multiple nozzles, these long-range rotors enable customized throw ranges for irrigation needs.
outdoor projects

Lawn Care, Landscape Maintenance, Irrigation Systems Pay Off

Outdoor remodeling projects offer financial returns and owner satisfaction, finds a new report from the National Association of Realtors® and National Association of Landscape Professionals.
landscape professionals

LawnSite: This Week’s Hot Threads

From marketing your lawn care business to applying fertilizer, here are some popular discussions by the landscape professionals on LawnSite. Share your thoughts!
Mowers Direct tow-behind mower

How To Pick The Perfect Tow-Behind Mower

Whether you’re cutting rough trails, maintaining plots of land, or building your field of dreams, tow-behind mowers are up to any task.
leadership

Business Operations: Success Comes One First Down At A Time

The Hail Mary pass is extremely rare in football, but there's almost no equivalent for it in the workplace.

Top 10 U.S. Cities Bothered By Ticks

Spring is in full bloom and so is the tick population throughout the country. TruGreen has  released its first list of the U.S. cities most bothered by ticks.
Recycling Bins

Grant Places More Than 900 Recycling Bins In Public Parks Across U.S.

Thanks to 34 grants from Dr Pepper Snapple Group and Keep America Beautiful, recycling efforts in public parks throughout the nation will be improved.
landscape professionals

LawnSite: This Week’s Hot Threads

From Business Operations to Pesticide & Herbicide Application, here are some popular landscaping discussions on LawnSite forums this week.
Lawncology

You’re Invited: Lawncology Pop-up In Greensboro, NC

Professional lawn fertilization service providers will gather together May 4, 2018 in Greensboro, NC for the Lawncology® Pop-up: NC.
lawn irrigation

Spring Has Sprung! A Look At Lawn & Garden Watering Innovations

Irrigation system manufacturers have stepped up efforts to develop and market products designed to be more water efficient and to limit waste.
riding mowers

Exmark Redesigns Quest Zero-Turn Riders For 2018

Exmark has updated its popular Quest residential zero-turn riding mowers for 2018, with improved engine protection, an updated control panel and a fresh, new look.

Five Tips For A Greener Campus

This Earth Day, consider how your facilities team can help guide your school's journey to reducing the campus carbon footprint.
landscape professionals

LawnSite: This Week’s Hot Threads

From Business Operations to Pesticide & Herbicide Application, here are some popular landscaping discussions on LawnSite forums this week.
Green Industry Marketing

New Product Modernizes Green Industry Marketing

LandscapeCard goes after smartphone homescreens to help green industry companies acquire new business and retain clients.
mosquitoes

Put Mosquitoes Out Of Work, Not Your Staff

Employees who work outside or in open-air buildings are at greater risk of encountering disease-carrying mosquitoes.
flooding

Protect Property From Rainstorm Damage

A commercial landscape contractor provides tips to safeguard landscaping and property during heavy rains.
leadership

Five Leadership Lessons For My Younger Self

The director of landscape services at the University of Mississippi shares insights on cultivating success in yourself, and your staff.
weeds

2018 Top 10 Worst Cities For Weeds, Lawn Disease

In honor of National Lawn Care Month, the National Association of Landscape Professionals has forecast the cities that will be most affected by lawn threats this spring and summer.
landscape professionals

LawnSite: This Week’s Hot Threads

From Business Operations to Starting A Lawn Care Business, here are some popular landscaping and lawn care topics posted on the LawnSite forums this week.
watering

Five Ways To Conserve Water Use For Landscapes

Identify inefficient watering practices and implement improvements to reduce your facility’s water usage and related costs.
mower madness

Mower Madness Tournament Enters Final Week

The 5th annual tournament is a three-week, bracket-style competition to determine the most popular lawn mower brand in America.
cargo trailer

Trailers123.com Launches New Secure Website

Trailers123.com has launched its new, secure website offering the easiest way to shop online for an enclosed cargo trailer.
Penetron

Penetron Helps Clear Utah Roads In Winter

Penetron crystalline technology provides the crucial protection concrete needs to resist the aggressive, chloride-rich environment of the Utah Department of Transportation’s new and expanded Cottonwood Maintenance Complex.
riding mowers

Briggs & Stratton Recalls Riding Mowers Due To Risk Of Injury

Briggs & Stratton has announced a recall of its Snapper, Simplicity, and Massey Ferguson brand riding lawn mowers due to risk of injury.
World Water Day

World Water Day 2018: Four Promising Technologies Inspired By Nature

On World Water Day 2018, Frost & Sullivan explores this year's theme, "Nature for Water," by acknowledging the influence and inspiration natural filtration and treatment processes lend to water technologies.

Deere to Acquire the Wirtgen Group, the Global Leader in Road Construction Equipment

Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Wirtgen Group, a privately-held international company that is the leading manufacturer worldwide of road construction equipment.