TAG: Auburn

Auburn oaks 83 to 85 years old, researchers say

June 5, 2013By

I wrote about the demise of the two trees at Toomer’s Corner back in March . The poisoned oaks on Auburn University’s campus were the embodiment of the university’s school spirit. But after their long battle to stay alive in the wake of poisoning by a rival football fan, the trees finally were chopped down in late April after a... read more

PLANET Student Career Days is under way

March 8, 2013By

AUBURN, ALA.—PLANET Student Career Days–The National Collegiate Landscape Competition–kicked off at Auburn University on March 7.  The event, in its 37th year, is the largest annual gathering of Green Industry companies and students.  It offers the chance for companies to meet and interview the nation’s most promising horticulture and landscape students and brings together industry’s largest equipment manufactures to meet... read more

PLANET Student Career Days set for March 7-10

January 8, 2013By
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HERNDON, VA—The Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) has opened registration for companies that want attend the largest recruiting event in the industry. PLANET Student Career Days (SCD)—The National Collegiate Landscape Competition—will take place March 7–10, 2013, at Auburn University, in Auburn, Ala. 2013 marks the 37th year for the event, which is the largest education and skills competition as well as... read more