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The Big One: Maintaining Chicago’s Navy Pier

October 14, 2019By
Photo: Moore Landscapes; NALP

Moore Landscapes has been maintaining the landscaping and property at Navy Pier in Chicago for a little more than 10 years. read more

Get grubs gone

October 10, 2019By
Taking a preventive approach to dealing with grubs is often the most effective control method. Photo: Bayer

Here are a few tips for controlling European chafers and Japanese beetles, two prevalent types of grubs lawn care operators may encounter. read more

Dominate postemergent dallisgrass

October 7, 2019By
PRIME WINDOW Dallisgrass typically rears its ugly head the most in June, July and August. Photo: Syngenta

Manage dallisgrass, one of the most aggressive grassy weeds that lawn care operators face, with postemergent persistence. read more

Unveiling GIE+EXPO’s next big thing

October 4, 2019By
Photo: GIE+EXPO

The next big idea can get sparked at GIE+EXPO — something landscapers and exhibitors bank on every October in Louisville. read more

Hardscape Solutions: Creating a stellar sportsplex

October 2, 2019By
Sportsplex tennis courts (Photo: Brian Koribanick)

The photos and story behind Landscape Techniques tackled a project involving a sportsplex in their clients' neighbors' old property. read more

Put mowing on autopilot with robotic mowers

September 30, 2019By
LABOR SAVER Installing robotic mowers on residential properties can help cut down on man-hours. Photo: Husqvarna

Implementing robotic mowers is one way to ease the landscape industry’s labor shortage and cut down on man-hours at jobs. read more