TAG: Tim Johnson Landscaping

Actively seeking solutions

August 20, 2015By

As many turf and ornamental pesticide active ingredients have gone off patent, LCOs have more choices when it comes to product selection. How do you decide whether 
to use a patented or off-patent pesticide product? 1. Consider profitability. Most lawn care companies operate on slim margins and are affected by factors outside their operational control—such as the weather or how... read more

Construction equipment: Which do you use and why?

December 9, 2014By

Anthony DeFranco DeFranco Landscaping Hague, N.Y. “We’ve used Kubota equipment for over 20 years. We use the U35 mini excavator and M59 backhoe every day—from loading materials in our yard to getting into the tightest areas on our job sites. We couldn’t run our business without them.” Frank Nicastro Nicastro’s Landscaping Lincoln, Maine “The John Deere 110 TLB is the... read more