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Industry roundup: Registration now open for NALP’s Renewal & Remembrance

Last updated: 05/21/2018

The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) will once again hold its annual volunteer service event Renewal & Remembrance in conjuncture with its advocacy event...

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Adding an incentive-based pay program

Last updated: 05/21/2018

© stocknshares | iStockphoto Crew members are an essential part of your business. It’s their job to be the face of the company as they go about their daily tasks of maintenance,...

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Step by Step: How to aerate properly

Last updated: 05/21/2018

As time goes on, soil naturally compacts. Aeration, also called coring and aerifying, perforates the soil to allow air, water and nutrients to reach a lawn’s roots. It also...

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Tech Tip: Stemming and Seedheads

Last updated: 05/21/2018

You’ve fertilized, applied crabgrass control, sprayed weeds, and instructed your customer on how to water and mow their lawn. On your last visit, the lawn was screaming green,...

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Cub Cadet demos its robotic mower

Last updated: 05/21/2018

Valley City, Ohio – During a demo event, Cub Cadet and MTD Products showcased some of its latest product offerings, including Cub Cadet XR3, a robotic mowing product the company...

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding flowers revealed by Philippa Craddock

Last updated: 05/20/2018

With just days to go, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's floral designer Philippa Craddock has revealed details of the flower arrangements she has been working on for the royal...

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Forest Health Protection- Alaska Disease, Insect & Invasive Plant Specialists

Last updated: 05/20/2018

Spruce bud blight (Gemmamyces piceae) was first detected in Alaska in 2013 and has now been detected at well over 100 sites from the Kenai to Fairbanks but not in Southeast...

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The Dos & Don'ts of Growing Mint

Last updated: 05/20/2018

It's fragrant, fast-growing, green, and complements fruits, vegetables and meats. It's also its own ice cream flavor. So what's not to love about mint? If you've ever grown the...

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Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds

Last updated: 05/20/2018

66 out of 68 people found the following review helpful: What are the pros? Fast growing, beautiful colors What are the cons? None Review: These plants were a breeze to grow and...

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Royal wedding: how trees will be involved in Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s big day

Last updated: 05/20/2018

There’s no denying our royal family cares about trees. Six 20ft field maples and two hornbeams lined the aisle of Westminster Abbey for the wedding of Prince William and Kate in...

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