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TruGreen acquires Turf Masters in Northeast
In addition to recently rolling up Nashua, N.H.-based Lawn Dawg, lawn care giant TruGreen acquired Turf Masters, based in South Windsor, Conn. >>More
Maffei Chenmark invests in Maffei Landscape Contractors
Maffei Landscape Contractors, based in Mashpee, Mass., partnered with Chenmark Capital Management, based in Portland, Maine. Get the full story. >>More
Weed Man USA hits $100M in revenue
Weed Man USA has grown nearly 12 percent in 2017 and is projected to continue growing at the same rate in 2018, the company said. >>More
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Bayer rolls out new insecticide
Bayer will launch its Altus insecticide—designed to control sucking pests, including whiteflies, aphids, leafhoppers, mealybugs, psyllids, scale and lace bugs—this October at GIE+EXPO. >>More
Amvac launches new products, renames product line
Amvac Chemical Corp., based in Newport Beach, Calif., launched Scepter T&O 70WDG herbicide and FF III turf fungicide. >>More
Anuvia releases new fertilizer
Anuvia Plant Nutrients launched Anugreen, an eco-friendly, slow-release fertilizer designed for the residential lawn care market. >>More
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Aspire to release V4.0 at GIE+EXPO
Learn more about the new features included in the latest update from Aspire. >>More
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TreeTown USA acquires Village Nurseries
TreeTown USA acquired Village Nurseries, a specialty grower with wholesale sales offices in Orange and Sacramento, Calif., and growing facilities throughout Northern and Southern California. Find out what this deal adds to TreeTown. >>More
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Featured Image Step by Step: How to install a French drain
Drainage issues in a lawn can cause an array of problems, like disease and damage to a home’s foundation. One way to get rid of excess water is to install a French drain. >>More
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Government Affairs Helping Congress understand labor issues
Last month, about 100 green industry professionals traveled to Washington D.C. to push for action in three main areas: guest worker program reform, tax reform and research support. Gregg Robertson reports back on how it went. >>More
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