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HEADLINES
NALP NALP careers site, job
board ‘a long time coming’

In response to the industry's labor shortage, the National Association of Landscape Professionals debuted a new website it says will help draw new people into the industry. Get the full story on this new initiative. >>More
Businesses optimistic about Trump’s
economy, says HindSite annual report

According to HindSite's fifth annual Green Industry Benchmark Report, 68 percent of respondents expect an improved economy this year, up from 48 percent a year ago. Check out the report's other findings. >>More
SiteOne adds locations
in LA, Las Vegas, Detroit

With two acquisitions, SiteOne gains 10 locations in metro Los Angeles, two locations in Las Vegas and two in the Detroit metro area. Learn more about the company's third and fourth deals of 2017. >>More
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GPS Insight Increase overall productivity with GPS Insight fleet tracking
From the moment a vehicle leaves to the moment it returns, fleet tracking technology keeps your drivers and office staff on the same page with each trip. Use GPS Insight’s fleet tracking software to maximize output and ultimately increase revenue. Read more.
TURF+
ORNAMENTAL
Weed Man set to reach 540
territories, $91M in revenue in 2017

National lawn care provider Weed Man USA surged in 2016, according to statistics shared by the company. Discover what changes contributed to the company's growth. >>More
Valley Industries Valley intros new high pressure plunger pump
The EFHP2000 plunger pump features multiple quick-connect ports that provide the necessary flow for a spray gun, boom and other sprayer accessories. >>More
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Billy Goat One & Done Aerator Sets a Whole New Standard in Aeration Productivity
Cover more ground and achieve tighter hole spacing and deeper hole depth quality in less time. One pass, one machine, one man crew, one time aeration. No call backs! Watch this video to see the One & Done Aerator in action.
Learn more.
MOWING+
MAINTENANCE
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Aspire to host management,
reporting classes this April

The Aspire Software Co. will continue its Aspire University business education series next month with classes in managing Aspire and best practices for reporting. Interested in attending? Here's what you need to know about this two-day seminar. >>More
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Yamaha Yamaha Launches
MX-V Series Engines

The MX-V series is an all-new-from-the-ground-up, high-performance, 75-degree V-Twin Electronic Fuel-Injection family of engines, delivering up to 33 horsepower, legendary Yamaha reliability and fuel-efficiency.
See the full line of Yamaha multi-purpose engines.
DESIGN/BUILD+
INSTALLATION
Case Construction Case launches mini ex line, compact dozer loader
Case Construction Equipment introduced its new DL450 compact dozer loader—which combines the characteristics of a compact track loader with a crawler dozer—and a new line of mini excavators. Take a closer look at the newest machines in the Case Construction portfolio. >>More
Thunder Creek Equipment releases combo diesel/DEF transfer tank for pickup trucks
The combo tank provides 100 gallons of diesel and 18 gallons of DEF capacity. It fits into the bed of pickup trucks with both pumping systems concealed within its structure, the company said. >>More
Super Bright LEDs Super Bright LEDs intros new LED path lights
Constructed of powder coated bronze or black aluminum, Super Bright LEDs new line of LED path lights are weatherproof and rust resistant. >>More
Share your community project ideas for the chance to win John Deere equipment
Do you have a great idea for a community project? Enter John Deere's “Small Machines. Big Impact.” contest for the chance to win your choice of a new John Deere G-Series skid-steer or compact track loader to complete the project. >>More
IRRIGATION+
WATER MANAGEMENT
IA partners with radio show to expand educational training opportunities
The on-air training sessions will be conducted quarterly by a rotating group of Irrigation Association-certified irrigation specialists and will enable listeners to earn continuing education units. Find out how you can tune in. >>More
SNOW+
ICE MANAGEMENT
Caterpillar Caterpillar to offer new snow brush attachment
TrucBrush is a polypropylene-bristled attachment designed to clear accumulated snow from truck, trailer and bus rooftops. >>More
Privatized snow removal is a $16.8B
industry, continues to grow, says SIMA

Read on for highlights from the Snow & Ice Management Association's report, including how much the industry is expected to grow. >>More
ON THE RECORD Insights from LM's editors and landscape industry leaders
Photo: iStock.com/Maridav High Performance:
Fill ‘er up

As you prepare for spring, have you thought about what you need to do to ensure you go into the season with a full tank? >>More
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