May 22 2018
The Turf & Ornamental Communicators Association (TOCA), New Prague, Minnesota, and Project EverGreen, Cleveland, announced Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan as the recipient of the 2018 TOCA Environm
May 22 2018
BrightView Landscapes, Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania, announced the acquisition of Environmental Earthscapes, a Tucson, Arizona-based firm that operates The Groundskeeper. The Groundskeeper and
May 21 2018
Rodney Smith is traveling around the United States with his lawn mower to mow a lawn in each state for someone who’s elderly, disabled, a single parent mother or veteran. Smith lives in Huntsvi
May 21 2018
The U.S. Drought Monitor, Lincoln, Nebraska, released a report on May 17 that almost 90 percent of North Dakota has at least abnormally dry conditions with areas to the west in moderate drought and a
May 21 2018
Briggs & Stratton, Milwaukee, launches an ad campaign that educates consumers on lawnmower engine innovations available today. Through their PowerPulse study surveying 500 lawn mower buyers
May 17 2018
The American Automobile Association (AAA) of Michigan reports gas prices are the highest in almost three years and they don’t expect relief anytime soon, according to NBC 25 News
May 17 2018
A 73-year-old man riding on a lawn mower was struck and killed by a vehicle in Salina, New York, on May 16, according to Syracuse.com. Shawn Cleary, 28, was allegedly driving north when he
May 17 2018
GreenerWe, Buffalo, New York, is a solar powered lawn care company owned by Erik Chase. Chase launched the company three years ago after working in lawn care for two decades, according to WIVB.&n
May 17 2018
Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, Connecticut, www.southernct.edu in partnership with BrightView Landscapes, www.brightview.com Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania, created a Remembrance Ga
May 16 2018
A Madison, Wisconsin, resident reported finding gunfire damage to his landscaping trailer on May 12, according to Channel 3000. The trailer had been parked outside. The man heard gunshots during
May 16 2018
The Inland Empire Landscaping Contest is open to customers of water agencies throughout the Inland Empire, and winners may win cash prizes of up to $1,000.The contest recognizes front-yard landscapes
May 16 2018
William Kenny, resident of Fairfield, Connecticut, is opening Native Nursery and will be selling an assortment of native plants that will offer residual benefits. The nursery, located in Fairfiel
May 16 2018
City officials in Lemon Grove, California, have let a herd of goats loose to clean up open-space vegetation that would pose fire hazards, according to Fox 5 San Diego.The 200 goats are cleaning up on
May 15 2018
A group of youth volunteers, amateur gardeners and nonprofit helpers came together on May 12 to host a tree giveaway to celebrate GreenThumb’s 40th anniversary at the Discovery Community Garden in J
May 15 2018
Firefighters arrived to the scene of a Bedford, Ohio, landscaping business on May 13 to put out flames coming from the inside of the business. Crews discovered a vehicle on fire and damage to the
May 14 2018
The U.S. Drought Monitor, Lincoln, Nebraska, is reporting that about half of Oklahoma is experiencing drought conditions and that western Oklahoma is experiencing exceptional drought.News On 6 reporte
May 14 2018
Residents of Santa Cruz, California, are being forced to cut back on their daily water use after city officials issued a warning.Residents are concerned about the potential for a drought after a relat
May 14 2018
The Lewisville, Texas, city council has approved a water conservation credit program for single-family homes. The program allows utility customers to apply for credits to their water utility bill
May 14 2018
A man is dead after a lawn mower accident at Pine Hill Cemetery in Louisa, Kentucky. The accident reportedly occurred on May 11. Emergency crews responded just before 9 p.m., according to WSAZ.&n
May 11 2018
A woman in Fort Wayne, Ohio, died after allegedly rolling her mower into a creek on May 9. Emergency crews were called to her home around 11 p.m., according to NBC4I. Police said it ap