March 8 2019
On Feb. 12, the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California’s board doubled the rebates in its turf replacement program from $1 to $2 per square foot. It also increased the eligible are
March 7 2019
A Pennsylvania legislator wants to turn back the clock — permanently. According to a story by Ashley Paul reported on FOX 43 News(York), State Representative Russ Diamond has propos
March 2 2019
The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Olin Landscaping, Venice, Florida, for failing to protect employees working in excessive heat, according t
March 1 2019
Project EverGreen, Mentor, Ohio, in partnership with Exmark Manufacturing, Beatrice, Nebraska, the Sports Turf Managers Association, Lawrence, Kansas, and the Foundation for Safer Athletic Field
March 1 2019
Shutterstock Five personnel positions assigned to the University of Oklahoma’s Health Sciences Center landscaping turf management were eliminated in a round of layoffs on Feb. 7, accordin
March 1 2019
While some Californian’s are lamented the wet winter, others are excited that all those showers are creating a “super bloom” this spring. Rain in the Coachella Valley and surrounding ...
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Feb. 27 2019
A settlement has been reached in a Connecticut court in a wrongful death lawsuit brought by the family of a landscaper, against his employer, K. Landscaping, based in Waterbury, Connecti
Feb. 26 2019
It was hard to tell which reached a higher decibel level, the leaf blowers, or the angry voices protesting a proposed ban on them. A recent meeting of the Hamptons (New York) Planning Board almost eru
Feb. 25 2019
Photo courtesy of Chicopee Chamber of Commerce Mountain View Landscapes and Lawncare Inc., Chicopee, Massachusetts, has acquired Amherst Landscape and Design Associates, Amherst, Massachusetts, a
Feb. 25 2019
Eastern Land Management, a commercial landscape and winter snow/ice services firm serving Fairfield County, Connecticut, for more than 40 years, has opened a 6-acre, 20,000-square-foot campus in Monro
Feb. 22 2019
Air-O-Lator, Grandview, Missouri, has announced the launch of its new online store. For over 40 years, the Air-O-Lator Corporation says it has been making eco-friendly, high-performance pr
Feb. 22 2019
The owner of a company who caused a tree removal accident has been denied an early release from prison, according to an article by the Akron Beacon Journal. A Summit County, Ohio judge sentenc
Feb. 22 2019
SiteOne Landscape Supply Inc., Roswell, Georgia, the largest national wholesale distributor of landscape supplies in the U.S. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire All Pro Horticult
Feb. 22 2019
AAA Tree Service, Great Neck, New York, is expanding with a new office in Queens County, New York. The new branch is set to open on March 1, 2019. The tree removal and tree care serv
Feb. 15 2019
Missy Henriksen, NALP vice president of public affairs, addresses attendees at the association\'s Workforce Recruitment and Development Summit Feb. 12, 2019.The National Association of Landscape Pro
Feb. 13 2019
As far as insects go, it’s not unattractive — it could even be considered beautiful, but make no mistake: emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis), is a “pretty poison,” more foe ...
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Feb. 8 2019
BrightView Holdings Inc., Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania, has announced the acquisition of Benchmark Landscapes LLC, a commercial landscaping company headquartered in Austin, Texas. Terms of the
Feb. 7 2019
Amid chants to “build that wall,” one landscape contractor has — only it’s not that wall, and it’s around his place of business only. According to story reported by Christian ...
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Feb. 7 2019
Morgan Wilson (right) assists the grounds crew for Super Bowl LIIIPhoto courtesy of Toro Wilson Morgan, a student at Auburn University majoring in crop, soil and environmental sciences, was select
Feb. 5 2019
When landscaper Miguel Enrique went to work that day, he didn’t expect to become a hero, saving a woman and her infant son from drowning. But that’s exactly what happened, according to