TAG: Ecolawn

Ecolawn rolls out compost spreader

January 13, 2015By

Ecolawn introduced its ECO 150 Compost Spreader, a self-propelled, forward broadcast spreader. The spreader is 34 in. wide and weights 390 lbs. It features a wider conveyor belt, a Vanguard 6.5 Briggs & Stratton engine and re-designed controls. It also includes a polyurethane hopper designed to eliminated bridging, according to the company. read more

Web Extra: Lambert’s commitment to organics

September 10, 2014By

The September 2014 cover story, “Full circle,” profiles Lambert Landscape Co. Here, we detail how its organic lawn care program came about and how it’s advanced over time.  Paul Fields sums up Lambert Landscape Co.’s switch to organic lawn care as “going cold turkey.” It happened over the course of a weekend in 1989, recollects the president of Lambert’s. “Anything we had that... read more

Ecolawn Applicator: Eco 200

January 9, 2014By

The new Eco 200 topdresser is designed to handle compost, soil mix, pellets sand and heavy bulk materials. Its reverse-spin, dual-wheel broadcast system delivers a uniform spreading pattern with even heavy materials. The new four-wheel design handles increased weight distribution while keeping its stability. While sporting the same 1/3-cu.-yd. hopper, the Eco 200 has an improved larger hopper opening. EcolawnApplicator.com read more

Ecolawn: ECO 200

November 15, 2013By

The new Eco 200 topdresser is designed to handle compost, soil mix, pellets sand and heavy bulk materials. Its reverse-spin, dual-wheel broadcast system delivers a uniform spreading pattern with even heavy materials. The new four-wheel design handles increased weight distribution while keeping its stability. While sporting the same 1/3-cu.-yd. hopper, the Eco 200 has an improved larger hopper opening. The... read more

PLANET doles out awards to top companies at annual ceremony

November 11, 2013By

The Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) held its PLANET Awards and AEF Recognition Ceremony, sponsored by Caterpillar and attended by 175 industry leaders, during the Green Industry Conference (GIC) in Louisville, Ky., Oct. 25. PLANET’s Awards program recognizes the best work in commercial and residential landscape design, installation and maintenance as well as interior plant work and the best in safety... read more

PLANET honors companies for safety

August 21, 2013By

PLANET revealed the recipients of this year’s Safety Recognition Awards Program, acknowledging landscape industry professionals who consistently demonstrate commitment to safety. The program is sponsored by CNA. “PLANET and CNA work together through this program to help companies maintain the highest safety standards,” said Craig Clark, chair of PLANET’s safety committee. “These awards are an important way to recognize and... read more