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  • Leading edge(ing)

    June 21, 2019By
    Steel edging (Photo: Coyote Landscape Products)

    Metal and concrete and rubber — oh my! With so many landscape edging products on the market, it’s important for landscape professionals to consider their region’s climate and the edging’s intended application before settling on a material. “Edging is not one size fits all,” says Daniel Martin, director of marketing at Permaloc in Holland, Mich. To get the lowdown on... read more

    Jeffrey Scott announces Design Build contest

    June 19, 2019By

    Jeffrey Scott is holding a Design Build contest for emerging landscape business owners. If you are an emerging landscape design-build entrepreneur, you are eligible for a chance to win a ticket to Scott’s Design Build Growth Summit, which is being held in Columbus, Ohio, Aug. 27-28. The contest ends on July 31. To enter, your company must be fewer than... read more

    Vectorworks announces Design Summit in April 2020

    June 19, 2019By

    Global design and BIM software solutions provider Vectorworks will host the Vectorworks Design Summit in San Diego at the Omni La Costa Resort & Spa April 22-25, 2020. Design professionals, educators and students in the architecture, landscape and entertainment industries will attend industry workshops, product training for all levels of expertise, inspiring keynotes, networking opportunities and a customer appreciation party.... read more

    Case donates wheel loader, mini excavator to Pittsburg State University

    June 12, 2019By

    Case Construction Equipment donated a 521F wheel loader and CX17C mini excavator to Pittsburg State University‘s (Kansas) diesel and heavy equipment bachelor’s of applied sciences program. The donated equipment gives students hands-on training for careers including off-road diesel engine technicians and engineers at major global manufacturers. Pittsburg State’s program — one of about 10 in the country that provides a... read more

    With a bit of mud, ASV shares passion and processes

    May 29, 2019By
    Photo: LM staff

    ASV Holdings pulled back the curtain and shared details of manufacturing compact track loaders and skid-steers when the LM team visited its factory and test track in Grand Rapids, Minn. The team even got to test drive some equipment. And what better way to demo machines than in mud? During the event, ASV, or All-Seasons Vehicles, unveiled the VT-70 High Output... read more

    Hardscape Solutions: A modernist garden

    May 24, 2019By
    View of modernist garden spa (Photo: Ledden Palimeno Landscape Co.)

    Location: Haddonfield, N.J. Company: Ledden Palimeno Landscape Co. With midcentury modern architecture at the heart of this design, the clients wished to incorporate elements such as a rectangular pool with a quartz finish, a heavy-beam cedar pergola and minimal decking to allow the lawn to be part of the lounge area. Ledden Palimeno Landscape Co. landed the job through a... read more