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December cover >How to dramatically accelerate sales

>How to make 2017 the year of results

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HEADLINES
More than a dozen landscape,
snow companies make Inc. 5000

At least 14 landscape, lawn care, tree and snow industry companies were listed on the Inc. 5000—Inc. magazine’s annual ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. Take a look at who made the list. >>More
Mighty Oak Success tips from ‘Mighty Oak’-winning contractors
Read on for eight pieces of advice from the winners, plus details on why each company was awarded Jeffrey Scott’s Mighty Oak Award this year. >>More
Envisor launches executive
leadership training event series

In collaboration with Bruce Wilson & Co., Envisor will host a series of two-day leadership and professional development events that focus on executive leadership training and customer-centric solutions. >>More
Juniper acquires Turner Tree in Florida
Following the acquisition, the company will operate under the name “Turner Tree—a Juniper Company.” >>More
>Companies in the News: WAC hosts lighting summit, Heaviland renovates office complex, Milorganite celebrates 90 years
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TURF+
ORNAMENTAL
Turfco Turfco unveils zero-turn stand-on aerator
Equipped with a 22-hp engine from Briggs & Stratton with a cyclonic air cleaner, the XT8 can cover more than 2 acres in an hour, with zero-turn agility and intuitive controls that allow operators to easily handle residential, commercial and sports turf, Turfco said. >>More
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Yamaha gains ground in landscape
market with Subaru acquisition

Yamaha Motor Corp. USA’s Outdoor Power Equipment division acquired Subaru Industrial Power Products. Find out how this will affect Yamaha’s place in the lawn and landscape market. >>More
Grasshopper Grasshopper releases
new coreless aerator

Available in 40- and 60-inch models, the PTO-drive Aera-vator is a coreless aerator for Grasshopper's FrontMount zero-turn mowers. Learn more about the newest machine in the Grasshopper lineup. >>More
Bob-Cat makes updates to
Predator-Pro and ProCat mowers

New features on the Predator-Pro and ProCat mowers include a 61-inch DuraDeck XF cutting deck and increased engine power. Check out all the new upgrades. >>More
DESIGN/BUILD+
INSTALLATION
ASV ASV intros
compact track loader

The Posi-Track RT-120 Forestry compact track loader’s 120-hp Cummins 3.8-liter, turbocharged engine produces 360 foot-pounds of torque, which is about 8 percent more than the machine’s 111-hp predecessor, the RT-110. >>More
Kioti Tractor intros new line of implements
Kioti’s new implement line is comprised of 19 product families, including rotary cutters up to 20 feet, finish mowers, rear blades and scrapers, gear-driven tillers, landscape rakes, post-hole diggers, disc harrows and snow blowers. >>More
IRRIGATION+
WATER MANAGEMENT
Rain Bird Rain Bird releases
LNK Wi-Fi module

The LNK Wi-Fi Module provides complete irrigation system management through a free mobile app. Learn how the module works. >>More
Scotts acquires Blossom, PlantLink
Scotts Miracle-Gro acquired two technology companies: Blossom, which makes smart irrigation controllers, and PlantLink, which has soil sensors and a smart water valve system. Discover what Scotts has in store for the two companies going forward. >>More
SNOW+
ICE MANAGEMENT
New SIMA guidelines aim to help you use salt wisely
Freshwater resources throughout North America are contaminated with chlorides as a result of salt use in winter management operations, experts say. To combat this problem, SIMA released sustainable salt use guidelines to help industry members make wiser decisions regarding salt operations. >>More
ON THE RECORD Insights from LM's editors and landscape industry leaders
High Performance High Performance: The value in looking back
As the calendar comes to a close and your team looks forward to a new year, it’s important not to overlook an important step—to look backward. >>More

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