Feb. 15 2018
The U.S. Green Building Council has announced the Top 10 States for LEED, an annual ranking that highlights states throughout the United States that made significant strides in sustainable building
Feb. 14 2018
The Toro Company, Bloomington, Minnesota, has announced a strategic minority equity investment in GreenSight Agronomics, a Boston-based provider of automated, agronomic intelligence technologies for t
Feb. 13 2018
According to an article in the North Platte Telegraph, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension Horticulturist David Lotte, said landscapers should still use plants known to be hardy and follow good p
Feb. 13 2018
Police in Sandy Springs, Georgia, are warning residents of a scam that has been reported to them several times. Police describe the scam as landscapers offering to spread pinestraw for $4 per bale
Feb. 13 2018
The city of Wichita is again offering a Water Conservation Rebate program to encourage residents to purchase water-saving household devices, Mayor Longwell announced on Thursday. In January, the
Feb. 12 2018
New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal has joined nine other states in suing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency over the federal agency’s suspension of the Clean Water Rule, an Obama-era re
Feb. 12 2018
Longtime arborist and forester Stuart Sutphin was pinned by a falling tree after a removal job went wrong. According to an article on godanriver.com, Sutphin was able to wiggle out from under the wood
Feb. 10 2018
According to an article from Vancouver Island News, thieves stole two items from a locked storage container at Victoria’s Largest Little Airshow in Central Saanich, Canada. A John Deere riding lawnm
Feb. 9 2018
According to an article in the Sun-Sentinel, landscaping companies could operate on 22,000-acre of protected farm land in Florida west of Delray Beach and Boynton Beach under a proposal being consider
Feb. 8 2018
According to an article in the Columbus Telegram, plenty of people have made phone calls, sent emails and posted on social media to share their displeasure with the city’s snow removal efforts follo
Feb. 8 2018
According to an article on CBS DFW News, investigators arrested Stephen Cress and Maria Izaguirre after police said a lawn mower the two are accused of stealing helped lead to their whereabouts. Coli
Feb. 7 2018
Michael Newland of MRN Landscape and Design in Telford, UK, has been ordered to pay over £5,000 compensation for shoddy and unfinished work on a block-paved drive, according to an article on Shropshi
Feb. 7 2018
A retired sergeant major in La Suer, Minnesota, is one of many veterans in the area getting help with his lawn thanks to a nonprofit, Project Evergreen and its GreenCare for Troops program. An article
Feb. 6 2018
According to an article on KATU News, Alan Campbell started SmartVineyards five years ago in an attempt to change the wine industry, save farmers around the world money and protect Earth’s water sou
Feb. 6 2018
The landscaping team for the city of Newport Beach, California, is testing an autonomous lawn mower on its Civic Center green that the LA times is describing as “a Roomba for grass.” According to
Feb. 5 2018
According to an article on TRIB Live, an app designed to make snow shoveling more convenient for homeowners is now available in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Once downloaded, homeowners can request contr
Feb. 5 2018
According to a press release on Cision PR Newsire, Conserva Irrigation experienced strong growth in 2017 and continues its aggressive national expansion into 2018 with the signing of six new franchise
Feb. 3 2018
A 66-year-old landscaper named Bruce McArthur has been charged with the first-degree murder of Selim Esen and Andrew Kinsman who were reported missing last year from the downtown Toronto area. The la
Feb. 2 2018
After years of drug abuse, Mark Everhart, 58, now owns and operates Everhart Landscaping in Traverse City, Michigan. In 2009, Everhart wrote a book entitled “From Selling to Mowing Grass: My Story
Feb. 1 2018
Carl Chomistek of Rolling Hills, Alberta, was given approval to install 74 solar array panels to power his irrigation pump. County council, sitting as the Municipal Planning Commission agreed to a nu