Landscaping News

  • Don’t let summer go to “waste”

    School will soon be out and summer is a great time for families to reduce waste in fun and new ways! First, remember to keep practicing the basics—reduce, reuse, and recycle. Find new ways to reduce your waste—eat more fruits and vegetables with compostable scraps and use fewer packaged snacks. Reuse what you already have—pack lunches for work or summer camp in washable ...


    By Eco Partners, Inc.

  • Avoiding the Slippery Slope of Environmental Concerns With Non-toxic Biolubricants

    The lubricants industry is acutely aware of the need for environmentally-conscious options and sustainable development choices. In response to this demand, biolubricants began to make their mark a few years back. The term biolubricants applies to all lubricants that biodegrade expediently and which are non-toxic for both human beings and aquatic habitats. They may be plant-oil based (such as ...

  • Helen Wilson Joins Purolite Life Sciences as Marketing Manager

    Purolite is pleased to welcome Helen Wilson as Marketing Manager to our Purolite Life Sciences team. Based in the Centre of Excellence in Llantrisant, Wales, U.K., Helen takes on the responsibility of developing and implementing marketing strategies for the Life Sciences teams, including ...


    By Purolite Corporation

  • BioSafe Systems Announces the Availability of AXXE Broad Spectrum Herbicide in Canada

    BioSafe Systems announces the availability of AXXE Broad Spectrum Herbicide across Canada. AXXE is a non-selective herbicide designed for the control or suppression of grass and broadleaf weeds, such as (but not limited to): crabgrass, pigweed, amaranth, carpetweed, and liverworts and for contact spray control or burndown of weeds and grasses for ornamentals, turf, landscapes, interiorscapes, ...


    By Conic System

  • Supporting Abu Dhabi’s efforts in improving urbanism and livability

    Advanced Conferences & Meetings (ACM) is launching its newest edition of the annual Future Landscape & Playspaces Abu Dhabi Conference on 29-30 January 2018, in Abu Dhabi. For the 4th year in a raw, this event will focus on improving urbanism and livability through sustainable landscaping and innovative playspaces. Abu Dhabi’s efforts ...

  • Upcoming webinar will focus on legal issues with pesticides

    Pesticide use and subsequent damage to neighboring crops is an ongoing problem for producers across the country this year. For example, farmers in Arkansas, Missouri and Illinois have sued biotech companies specifically over dicamba damage. (The dicamba herbicide is used to control weeds in genetically modified cotton and soybeans). The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently  ...

  • EquipmentWatch Debuts Customer Event to Educate, Inform and Inspire Leaders in the Heavy Equipment Industry

    Data is changing the way the world makes decisions about heavy equipment. The companies that are able to turn data into insights are winning. EquipmentWatch, the world leader in data, software and insights for the heavy equipment industry, today launched Traction: The ...


    By Informa

  • Spot Spraying Pigweed with the Spider Classic

    Cotton is up and this grower is out spot spraying pigweed with his 20 year old LEE Spider Classic is in east Lubbock county! Pigweed, an escape weed technically known as palmer amaranth, is a serious problem for farmers worldwide. It needs to be addressed early so farmers vigilantly clear out any instance they find in their crops. ...


    By LeeAgra, Inc.

  • The WET Centre – a new irrigation technology centre of excellence, launches at Fruit Focus 2017

    The new WET (Water Efficient Technology) Centre, based at NIAB EMR in East Malling, Kent, will be officially launched at Fruit Focus 2017 on the 19th July 2017. The Centre is being developed by NIAB EMR alongside the project’s commercial partners; Delta-T Devices, Berry Gardens Growers, Netafim UK, New Leaf Irrigation and CocoGreen, with further strategic support from Meiosis, Kent County ...


    By Delta-T Devices Ltd.

  • Zio Fungicide, Developed by AgBiome, Receives EPA Registration

    High efficacy fungicide for the turf and ornamental market AgBiome announces today Zio™ fungicide has been approved by the EPA. This new biological fungicide will be marketed by SePRO and was developed by AgBiome, Inc.  “SePRO’s knowledge of the turf and ornamental market and expertise in commercializing products make them the perfect partner to bring our first ...


    By AgBiome, Inc.

  • Classen® Introduces the new Classen PRO SA30 STAND-AER® Aerator

    Step up to the Classen PRO Stand-Aer® Aerator. Three times faster than a walk-behind aerator and the best Quality of Core® in the aeration industry. The Stand-Aer pulls 10% more cores than the nearest competitive stand-on aerator. Check out features of the new Classen PRO SA30 STAND-AER® Aerator: 15 HP Kawasaki® FS541V engine with 5 gallon fuel capacity ...


    By Schiller Grounds Care, Inc

  • LeeAgra 2017 Product Catalog

    With your crop on the line you need durable farm equipment. At LeeAgra we pride ourselves on building the most durable products on the market today. In recent years growers have struggled with resistant weeds that can’t be controlled by spraying over the top of the crop. Farmers want a small spot sprayer similar to the ones we built in the 1990s. With 15in. tires and wheels, durable ...


    By LeeAgra, Inc.

  • Wagner HydroTurf Landscape Solution

    Amenities related to the single-location consolidation of Wagner Equipment and Wagner Rents included an outdoor gazebo area for employee use. In the arid New Mexico landscape, lawns require considerable resources to maintain. Owners were looking for a durable but attractive alternative to easy-to-shape turf grass. ...


    By Nilex

  • Massey Ferguson 35X Restoration Part 1

    This Massey Ferguson restoration is long overdue. The MF35X has spent the last few years being used for towing a tipping trailer and moving logs to and fro from the log store into the house. More recently being commandeered for demonstrating machinery at the smallholding and when hosting open days. It doesn’t do as much mowing nowadays either, the ride on mower covers the lawns and we have ...


    By Farm Tech Supplies Ltd.

  • Golf Course Builders Association of America’s South Florida regional meeting

    On December 2, Flowtronex was a sponsor of the Golf Course Builders Association of America’s South Florida Regional Meeting. The one day conference was attended by over 100 industry professionals with two separate educational panel discussions – one for irrigation consultants and the second for golf course architects. The event was a huge success for networking with current and ...

  • HydroTurf International installation at Dubai Hills Golf Course in Dubai, UAE

    HydroTurf International completed installation of a new Flowtronex pump station for the Dubai Hills Golf Course in Dubai, UAE. The pump station provides 5280 GPM @ 132 PSI using 6 x 125 HP Goulds Water Technology vertical turbine pumps. The pump station incorporates aluminum support skids for the stainless steel piping and stainless steel filters. The motor control center was built to meet DEWA ...

  • Meet the Flowtronex Team - Steve Joice

    Steve Joice was raised on the farm in Kansas. It was on the farm that he began working with trucks and tractors at an early age. In 1977, Steve began his electrical career with IBEW (545), and became a journeyman after completing a four-year apprenticeship. Steve came from a service, commercial, motor and motor control background. In 1983, work slowed down and Steve and his family moved to ...

  • How Technology is shaping our future

    By the year 2030, the humanoid robots tasked with performing our domestic chores will have intelligence surpassing our own. Companies have already designed robots to vacuum our floors and mow our lawns with products such as the Roomba and Robomow. Soon these companies will be competing with fully automated, all-inclusive robots capable of the physical, as well as cognitive tasks necessary to ...

  • John Deere 2017 Residential ZTrak Z300 Models Include Improved Capability, Efficiency and Comfort Features

    The landscape of the John Deere residential ZTrak zero-turn radius mower line takes on a new look with five new models, priced under $3,500.00 – the ...


    By John Deere

  • 2017 Utah Green Industry Conference & Trade Show

    The Utah Nursery and Landscape Association (UNLA) Green Conference is an annual gathering of green industry professionals with talks covering a variety of topics related to landscapes, irrigation, design, nursery and greenhouse management, turfgrass and arboriculture. Come visit Nilex to learn about our erosion control and water management products and services. January 24-25, 2017 Booth #103 ...


    By Nilex

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