Jan. 11 2018
Volunteers gather to renovate park William Bradley Park’s Field #3 was built on a landfill in San Marcos, California, in the 1960s. After years of significant usage and the organic matter ben ...
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Jan. 11 2018
San Diego water bill disputes Water customers across the city of San Diego, California, have contacted NBC 7 Responds with complaints they are being charged by the city for more water than they ...
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Jan. 10 2018
As much of the country prepares for another freeze warning, news officials remind businesses and residents to turn off their automatic lawn sprinklers to help avoid any unnecessary hazards. Sprinkler ...
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Jan. 10 2018
Jonathan Schill was 15 minutes into snow shoveling his large driveway when he realized a snow plow would help him get the job done faster. With no immediate access to a plow, Schill decided to use th ...
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Jan. 9 2018
The Irrigation Foundation is continuing its efforts to promote careers in irrigation by launching a new irrigation career pathways portion of its website that enables users to explore all of the caree ...
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Jan. 9 2018
Phony ‘Contractor’ Faces Criminal Charges A Kent, Washington man who left botched and unfinished landscape jobs behind despite accepting thousands of dollars in payments is facing criminal ...
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Jan. 8 2018
Months after starting their own business, the owners of Tree M.D. in Pennsylvania found themselves in Florida assisting with the cleanup efforts after Hurricane Irma. Now, Mark Shupp and Dillin Thoma ...
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Jan. 8 2018
Google has plans for a new state-of-the-art campus in Sunnyvale, California, that looks to expand the tech giant’s architectural footprint in Silicon Valley. It is teaming up with the Bj ...
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Dec. 30 2017
If you’re a landscape contractor in Frisco, Texas, you might want to think about buying a tall ladder. A future client might ask you to tend the plants on his roof. Total Environment, a land ...
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Dec. 29 2017
The City Council of Plano, Illinois approved an ordinance authorizing participation in the Suburban Tree Consortium. Darrin Boyer, the city's director of Public Works, said the tree replacement progr ...
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Dec. 28 2017
Landscape contractors working in Santa Barbara County--one of the areas hit by the recent, terrible California wildfires--are being strongly urged not to use leaf blowers until further notice. The pr ...
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Dec. 28 2017
An Iowa landscape contractor is accused of trying to hire a hit man to kill a former business associate and his family. It’s the second time he’s alleged to have tried this, and foiled both times ...
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Dec. 27 2017
Westport, Connecticut residents are going to be facing some watering restrictions in the new year. Citing an ‘ongoing precipitation deficit,’ the Aquarion Water Company, the city’s water provide ...
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Dec. 27 2017
According to police, Kevin Miezejeski, 54, of Essex, Connecticut, embezzled an estimated $220,000 from Naturally Green Lawn Care LLC, a North Haven, Connecticut lawn care company in which he was part ...
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Dec. 26 2017
Winsupply Inc., headquartered in Dayton, Ohio, one of the largest distributors in the nation, has purchased Thomas Pipe and Supply, a distributor of industrial pipe, valves and fittings in Phoenix, Ar ...
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Dec. 26 2017
A former Pennsylvania landscape contractor is suing the Monsanto Company, claiming that years of exposure to the company’s Roundup herbicide product has given him lymphoma. Jeffrey B. Johnson ...
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Dec. 25 2017
SiteOne Landscape Supply Inc., Roswell, Georgia, the largest and only national wholesale distributor of landscape supplies in the United States, has announced that it has entered into a definitive agr ...
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Dec. 25 2017
Landscape professionals in New Jersey may soon be paying less for their malpractice insurance, if Assembly Bill A-1982 passes. More than a dozen contractor and professional associations, including tho ...
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Dec. 23 2017
Hydrologicai is an irrigation system that uses artificial intelligence to measure soil moisture of a homeowner's lawn and intended to optimize the amount of water used, to save money. The system is r ...
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Dec. 22 2017
The city of Orlando, Florida, is giving away free trees. It’s part of a program called ‘Energy Saving Trees,’ a joint venture with the Arbor Day Foundation, the Orlando Utilities Commission, the ...
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