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NALP names winner of its 2018 Young Entrepreneur of the Year award
The National Association of Landscape Professionals awarded Zeke Cooper of Aniwaya Design & Planning with the 2018 Young Entrepreneur of the Year award. Learn more about this year's recipient. >>More
Photo: Ford Ford rolls out 2019 Transit Connect cargo van
The 2019 model comes standard with automatic emergency braking, pre-collision assist with pedestrian detection, side wind stabilization and rearview camera. Check out all the features included with this updated model. >>More
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Rick Ritenour of Ritenour Custom Lawn Care in Pennsylvania explains how leaving behind a note of the disease identified and marketing fliers for customers is the most powerful way to promote fungicide services.
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ORNAMENTAL
SiteOne launches new
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The new website features information on LESCO products for the golf, turf and ornamental markets and a blog where users can find answers to frequently asked questions and additional resources. >>More
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Include Software’s iCREWtek
now available for Android users

The app provides a real-time connection from the field to the office by allowing users to track crew locations, review crew hours, dispatch job data, receive instant status updates and send invoices. >>More
Gravely Gravely unveils new
Pro-Turn mower

Gravely's Pro-Turn Z—the new series in the Pro-Turn line of professional zero-turn mowers—is available in 52- and 60-inch deck sizes. >>More
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Kawasaki Kawasaki Genuine Parts—Built for the Best
Kawasaki Genuine Parts are built to the same exacting performance standards that Kawasaki engines are known for. Kawasaki parts are designed, tested and approved for your Kawasaki engine, to help provide performance and maximum productivity in the field.
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John Deere John Deere rolls out redesigned pallet forks
Available in a 45-inch or 60-inch frame, the Worksite Pro pallet forks are optimized to work with John Deere G- and E-Series skid-steers and compact track loaders, and L, K-II and K-Series compact wheel loaders, as well as most competitive models. >>More
Bobcat adds new trenching and grading buckets for compact excavators
Both buckets will offer operators increased durability and reliability, maximum digging capabilities and easier clean out when cleaning ditches, backfilling, leveling or grading, Bobcat said. >>More
FX Luminaire FX Luminaire adds new EX transformer, RC fixture
The new RC recessed fixture is a cylindrical, top-mounted down light designed to enhance architectural features such as stonework, brick and siding. Read on to learn more about the company's newest fixture, as well as the company's low-wattage power and control option, the EX transformer. >>More
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How to match soil types
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Did you know different types of dirt impact the effectiveness of an irrigation system? Take a look at the different kinds of soil and their maximum precipitation rates, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, to determine what kind of irrigation to set up. >>More
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Communication Coach Why your business needs a communication response plan
If you want to strengthen your performance playbook this season, put together a communication response plan that tackles common communication scenarios that are known to either compromise your business success or take it to the next level. Jeff Korhan offers a few tips. >>More