March 7 2018
According to an article by CBS 4, the sudden closure of Elson’s Small Engine Repair Shop on the northwest side of Indianapolis has left several customers wondering where to find their lawnmowers and
March 6 2018
Billings, Montana, has seen record snowfall this winter. According to an article published by the Billings Gazette, as the snow piles up on parking lots and street corners, businesses are working hard
March 5 2018
Many landscapers were informed by the Department of Labor recently that they would not receive the H-2B workers they were counting on. This year, due to an unprecedented volume of applications, more t
March 5 2018
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited L.I. Aluminum Design Inc., a Naples-based patio and pool enclosure manufacturer and installer, for failing to p
March 5 2018
A landscape contractor was shot in Tarpon Springs, Florida, while working near a pool at the Sunset Shores Association Residential units, per a report by Tarpon Springs Patch. According to the articl
March 3 2018
Those in their 70s and 80s cut their chances of premature death by 17 percent for every 30 minutes of daily activity, an article in The Sun News says. As stated in the article, research proves that g
March 2 2018
A new bulletin was created by the University of Wyoming Extension to answer Wyoming landowner’s irrigation questions, according per a report in the Star Herald. Extension educators and specialists
March 2 2018
Walker Manufacturing Co., Fort Collins, Colorado, producers of the Walker Mower, have announced its third milestone production celebration for Friday through Sunday, July 13-15, 2018. The event will c
March 2 2018
New Hampshire-based Granz Turf Depot has been named 2017 New England Dealer of the Year by EDM Distributors and Wright Manufacturing. The award recognizes Granz Turf Depot’s outstanding performance
March 1 2018
In an effort to fill nearly 100 manufacturing and distribution positions, Hunter Industries will host an on-site hiring event on Friday, March 2, and Saturday, March 3, 2018. Headquartered in norther
Feb. 28 2018
New water-efficient landscaping regulations recently adopted by the city of Aspen could soon be changing. Per a report in the Aspen Times, these regulations require new or substantially remodeled re
Feb. 28 2018
Nur Afini Roslan was killed instantly after being struck by a blade that had broken off of a malfunctioning lawnmower at a Malaysia school, according to an article in Metro News. Her friends Mohd Far
Feb. 28 2018
Residents of Lakewood Ranch, Florida, are not happy about the new irrigation schedule, according to an article on YourObserver.com. The article states that residents who watered during historically
Feb. 28 2018
The Irrigation Association, Fairfax, Virginia, is accepting nominations for the 2018 Vanguard Award. Nominations can be made using the online form before the March 1 deadline. The Irrigation Associa
Feb. 27 2018
Two minority-owned small businesses have been hired to split about $1.4 million in landscaping and groundskeeping duties at Memphis International Airport over the next five years, according to an arti
Feb. 27 2018
Deseret News is reporting that Weber State University is partnering with several other groups to sponsor a lawnmower exchange program for those who want to trade in their gas-powered lawnmower for an
Feb. 26 2018
According to an article in the Journal Sentinel, the Better Business Bureau issued a warning about a snow removal company named Snow Angels LLC that allegedly took pre-payments of $350-$650 in full fr
Feb. 26 2018
The Toro Company, Bloomington, Minnesota, reported net earnings of $22.6 million or $0.21 per share on a net sales increase of 6.3 percent to $548.2 million for its first quarter ended Feb. 2, 2018. T
Feb. 22 2018
The city of Richmond, Virginia, is being forced to pay high prices to private contractors to clear snow because a large portion of the city dump trucks that double as snowplows are awaiting repairs, a
Feb. 21 2018
According to an article in the Turlock Journal, a welcomed rush of wet weather in the Turlock, California, Irrigation District put a stop to what would have been an early irrigation period starting on