Tuesday, September 30, 2014

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Stay safe

By Katie Tuttle

Manufacturers are constantly evolving when it comes to chainsaw safety. More

Finding the right fleet

By Kate Spirgen

Focus on the jobs at hand when buying a new truck. More

Get a jump on 2015

Register now for Thursday’s webinar to learn how to grow and improve your business. More

Bringing the town together

By Deborah Abrams Kaplan

AIB is about much more than winning for the town of Fayetteville, Arkansas. More

The fine art of family business

By Kristen Hampshire

We talked to family-run operations about how they managed through ownership changes and leadership transitions. More

Product Spotlight

Mustang Zero-Tail Compact Excavators

Mustang, has introduced the all-new, zero-tail compact excavator product line to the North American market. The all-new Mustang... More

Latest News

GIE Media announces new corporate headquarters

The company is now located in Valley View, Ohio. More

L&L presents Smart Fuel Month research

Contractors give ideas on how to manage fuel costs. More

Big data landscaping in the technology issue

As technological advances continue, it's important for landscapers to stay on top of the game. More

Kohler Power names new group president

The company's Engines President, Tom Cromwell, assumes responsibility for worldwide power operations. More

PERC's propane videos show industry success

The Straight Talk Videos feature landscapers sharing real-world examples of advantages of propane. More

Monrovia wins communications award

The Garden Writers Association presented the California grower with the Wilfred J. Jung Distinguished Service Medal. More

JDL acquires The Stockyard Horticultural Supply

John Deere Landscapes will now be able to increase its presence with the retail and wholesale nursery. More

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Straight Talk Testimonial: Forest Preserve District of Cook County

Established in 1916, the Forest Preserve District of Cook County is comprised of more than 69,000 acres and requires a comprehensive landscape maintenance program. The need for reliable, cost-efficient equipment prompted the Forest Preserve maintenance supervisor to seek a new solution. Ultimately, he and the landscape maintenance department made the decision to transition to propane. Over the past eight years, conventionally fueled equipment has been replaced with propane-powered mowers helping the Forest Preserve to fulfill its mission “to maintain a clean and welcoming environment at our recreational outdoor areas, facilities and structures throughout the Forest Preserve District.” More