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What to know before purchasing landscape lighting or irrigation products Posted on 08 Nov 2017 in the 1117 & Current Issue categories.

Landscape lighting and irrigation services have some differences. Electricity and water don’t exactly mix. But contractors who offer these services have a few things in common: They both want to... Read more»

Backstory: Kirk Brown Posted on 08 Nov 2017 in the 1117 & Current Issue categories.

Kirk Brown President, Kirk’s Lawn Care Limerick, Pa. Education Owen J. Roberts High School Pottstown, Pa. Class of 2010 “My high school’s horticulture class taught me skills that have been... Read more»

Backstory: Chase Mullin Posted on 17 Oct 2017 in the 1017 categories.

Chase Mullin President, Mullin Landscape Associates St. Rose, La. Education Destrehan High School Destrehan, La. Class of 2002 “I actually did mow grass in high school. I’ve always been a... Read more»

Latest in rotor tech Posted on 17 Oct 2017 in the 1017 & Irrigation+Water Management categories.

Labor and efficiency drive rotor technology trends. Pop-up, open- and closed-case, multistream and mini. There are a variety of rotor types, styles and brands for irrigation professionals to choose from—and... Read more»

How to get the most out of new irrigation design software Posted on 13 Sep 2017 in the 1017 & Irrigation+Water Management categories.

What’s new with irrigation design software and how contractors are using it. Landscape design software has proven to be a valuable tool for contractors, giving them a way to show... Read more»

How to ID turf diseases Posted on 08 Sep 2017 in the 0817 & Featured & Turf+Ornamental Care categories.

When the ‘disease triangle’ is present in a lawn, problems can crop up. Turf disease isn’t only an unsightly nuisance for homeowners. It can also be extremely damaging for lawns... Read more»