April 4 2018
Columbia Water and Light, Columbia, Missouri, is recognized as a 2018 Energy Star Partner of the Year. The 2018 Energy Star Partner of the Year award is presented by the U.S
April 3 2018
STIHL, Inc., held a groundbreaking ceremony for a new administration building at its Virginia Beach, Virginia headquarters. The $25 million project is part of the worldwide company’s continual
April 2 2018
According to Bloomberg, Bayer AG cleared a hurdle for its $66 billion takeover of Monsanto and won European Union approval for the deal. Bayer AG agreed to bolster BASF SE, a German chemical com
April 2 2018
Phil Kerchner has been appointed as the new Northeast/Mid-Atlantic regional manager for Phoenix-based Ewing Irrigation & Landscape Supply. The move was made as the company further expands its serv
April 2 2018
According to the Deseret News, a federal drought map shows dry conditions intensifying across northern New Mexico and into southwestern Arizona. Water managers throughout the region are prepari
April 2 2018
A 14-year-old Oregon teenager has been awarded more than $12 million after she sued her father and lawn mower manufacturer after she lost her left leg when she was toddler. Isabelle Norton’s f
April 2 2018
SiteOne Landscape Supply, Roswell, Georgia, announced the opening of its Agronomic Sales Center for the Atlanta area during a ribbon cutting ceremony in Doraville, Georgia. The 30,000-square-fo
April 2 2018
Irrigation & Green Industry’s editor-in-chief made a special appearance on a nationally syndicated radio show about gardening. Kristin Smith-Ely was a guest on “Things Green with Nick Federoff
March 30 2018
Embattled by recent fires and mudslides, Ventura County, California, could use some help – and it’s going to be getting it from the altruistic employees of Your Way Tree Service, according to a pr
March 27 2018
The Hawaii Island Landscape Association and University of Hawaii Cooperative Extension Service are offering both the 2018 Landscape Maintenance Training Program and the Landscape Industry Certificatio
March 27 2018
Cnet reported that companies have been adding more features to robotic lawn mowers, including GPS and voice-activated assistants. Prices and models vary, but these robotic mowers start at about $900
March 27 2018
Landscape architect Heidi Stewart, of Canopy, New Zealand, is overseeing the design for the new Nelson Tasman Hospice in Stoke, New Zealand, due for completion late this year. The team is interested
March 26 2018
According to an article in Today’s KFDI, an unknown suspect damaged a gate and garage doors at Seeders, a landscaping business in Wichita, Kansas. Police say it appeared the gate had been ramm
March 26 2018
The 2018 Excellence in Irrigation honorees were presented awards at the American Society of Irrigation Consultants National Conference in Quebec City, Quebec. Six projects were identified as deservin
March 23 2018
American Society of Irrigation Consultants inducted officers for the 2018-2020 term and welcomed one new director. The induction took place at the annual meeting on March 6 in Quebec City, Quebe
March 23 2018
Wichita, Kansas, kids are using their spring break to learn how to operate their own lawn mowing business. The youth lawn mowing clinic was hosted by the Sedgwick County Extension Office and the
March 23 2018
SiteOne Landscape Supply, Roswell, Georgia, announced it has extended their partnership with HydroPoint Data Systems, Petaluma, California. The expanded partnership enables SiteOne to add HydroP
March 22 2018
Police in Roswell, Georgia, were called to a neighborhood after a donkey and a herd of goats were spotted wandering around in the street, according to a report from United Press International. A
March 22 2018
TreeTown USA, Houston, Texas, announced the sale of its Village Nurseries Landscape Centers in Orange, Huntington Beach and Sacramento, California, to SiteOne Landscape Supply, Roswell, Georgia
March 22 2018
Rain Bird Services, Azusa, California, is now offering two new online training courses that can help irrigation professionals learn career-enhancing skills from their homes or offices. The two course