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N.Y.-based private equity
firm invests in SavATree

An affiliate of New York-based private equity firm CI Capital Partners has acquired a majority interest in SavATree. >>More
Beaulieu GIE+EXPO names dealer day keynote speaker
Alan Beaulieu, a senior analyst at ITR Economics, will deliver a keynote address at the GIE+EXPO. Learn more about his keynote presentation. >>More
Senske acquires Washington-based Turf’s Up!
Customers of Turf’s Up! are now being serviced by the Washington Tree & Lawn Care division of Senske Lawn & Tree Care. >>More
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GPS Insight Is Vehicle Telematics Right For Your Landscape Fleet?
If you aren’t sure, this is the article for you. Dive into the "Big Brother" theory, budget concerns, the hassle and more. Compare both sides of the coin and decide for yourself.
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LM150 Our 2017 LM150 list of the largest landscape companies will be released online June 12!
LM150 LM150 through the years
In preparation for the 2017 list, we pulled some LM150 stories from previous years. These features not only still ring true today, but they tell a story of where the industry has been—and, if history really does repeat itself, where it's going. >>More
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ORNAMENTAL
BioSafe’s AXXE herbicide now
available for use in Canada

AXXE is an organic labeling-compliant, non-selective herbicide that provides rapid burn down to a variety of grasses and weeds, as well as moss, liverwort and algae, within hours of application. >>More
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Intelligro No more spraying with CIVITAS WEEDfree BRAND Concentrate
This no offensive odor, reduced active ingredient formula decreases application time with a temporary white emulsion that lets you see where you've sprayed. Save time, product and money so you can increase efficiency and get to your next job faster.
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Exmark unveils lithium grease
Designed to offer protection from wear, rust and temperature extremes, Exmark Lithium Grease offers high structural stability for bearing protection at heavy loads and high speeds and resistance to water washout. >>More
Cappsure New app provides more reporting options
Proper reporting and client communications in the commercial landscape maintenance arena are lacking. That's why one landscape company owner set out to create Cappsure It, an app field staff can use to easily communicate with their superiors and clients. Get the full story. >>More
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Oregon Make your choice: Two- vs.
four-stroke engine

When it comes to choosing a string trimmer engine, you have to decide between quality and cost. Oregon shares more trimmer pros and cons, as well as introduces the trimmer head that requires no compromising.
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INSTALLATION
John Deere John Deere adds pallet forks attachment
John Deere introduced its severe-duty pallet forks, the latest additions to the lineup of Worksite Pro attachments. Get the full scoop on the newest attachment. >>More
Kichler, Vera partner to offer
remote lighting control capabilities

Through the partnership, consumers can pair Kichler Design Pro LED Controllers with the Vera gateway and app to manage and customize lighting schedules, programs and zones from any mobile device. >>More
IRRIGATION+
WATER MANAGEMENT
Ditch Witch Ditch Witch rolls out
new vibratory plow

The compact VP30 vibratory plow has a maximum 12-inch plow depth and a 4.1-pound-per-square-inch ground pressure for minimal lawn disruptions and reduced restoration work. >>More
ON THE RECORD Insights from LM's editors and landscape industry leaders
Government Affairs Will Trump
increase H-2B visas?

At a Senate Appropriations Committee hearing, Secretary John Kelly said he was seriously considering providing some, but not the full, increase in the H-2B cap. Will Secretary Kelly’s statement hold when this issue gets into the cement mixer that is the White House decision-making process? LM Government Affairs Blogger Gregg Robertson offers his thoughts. >>More