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HEADLINES
Pruitt Senate confirms
Pruitt as head of EPA

On Feb. 17, the Senate confirmed Scott Pruitt as the head of the Environmental Protection Agency—an organization Pruitt has spent his career opposing. Discover what he had to say about regulations during his first speech after being confirmed. >>More
NALP launches discounted workers’
comp insurance program

The National Association of Landscape Professionals partnered with Rancho Mesa Insurance Services and Berkshire Hathaway Homestate Cos. to offer NALP members a competitive workers’ compensation option. Read on to learn what is included in the program. >>More
Project EverGreen Project EverGreen, Habitat for Humanity partner for project
For the second year in a row, Project EverGreen and Houston Habitat for Humanity partnered to install lawns and landscapes for five new homes in Houston’s Harrell Park subdivision. >>More
NALP Sales Boot Camp to visit
Charlotte, Baltimore in March

During each boot camp, industry consultant Marty Grunder will detail his 11-step selling process, sales techniques and insights on how to manage a sales team. Interested in attending? Get boot camp details here. >>More
>Companies in the News: Ariens builds concept store; Case supplies disaster relief team; LandCare holds community day; Aspire to move St. Louis offices
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TURF+
ORNAMENTAL
SipcamRotam launches Lucto herbicide
Lucto controls Bentgrass in some cool-season turfgrass species at the time of new seeding or turf renovation, according to the company, and is labeled by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for use in commercial and residential sites. >>More
MOWING+
MAINTENANCE
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Bob-Cat Bob-Cat mower line to expand with acquisition
Schiller Grounds Care, parent company of Bob-Cat, acquired the assets of the Eastman Industries' 21-inch commercial mower family. >>More
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DESIGN/BUILD+
INSTALLATION
FX Luminaire FX Luminaire intros Luxor Satellite Controller
FX Luminaire released the Luxor Linking and the Luxor Satellite controller, which are designed to let users easily manage multiple Luxor ZD and Luxor ZDC sites. >>More
IRRIGATION+
WATER MANAGEMENT
Hunter Hunter Industries unveils new Wi-Fi-based controller
The Pro-HC controller offers contractors a rugged enclosure and internet accessibility, allowing them to manage all their sites from anywhere, any time, the manufacturer said. Take a closer look at the new features included with the controller. >>More
SNOW+
ICE MANAGEMENT
SIMA to expand salt application standards
The expanded initiative was sparked from a University of Waterloo study that revealed property owners, facility managers and snow contractors often over-apply salt by as much as 20 percent due to concerns of facing injury claims, SIMA said. Get the full story. >>More
ON THE RECORD Insights from LM's editors and landscape industry leaders
Photo credit: iStock Profit Power: Tales of a fast-growth company
Trent Haston and his brother have grown their third-generation business from $3.5 million to $25 million in custom-residential work. Find out what has made this company successful. >>More
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