UK National Park Marks 60 Years

YORKSHIRE is truly a place to breathe in the extraordinary natural beauty of the British countryside and rub shoulders with thousands of years of history.  This year The Wayfarers’ Yorkshire Walk coincides with the 60th anniversary of the Yorkshire Dales National Park.  Windswept and wild or tranquil and pastoral, stone-built villages sit amid traditional farming landscapes of field barns, drystone walls and flower-rich pasture meadows.  Yellowstone in the United States was the world’s first National Park, created in 1870 when … Continue reading

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Brickman And Valleycrest To Merge

ROCKVILLE, MD and CALABASAS, CA – The Brickman Group. Ltd. LLC (“Brickman”) and ValleyCrest Companies, LLC (“ValleyCrest”) announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement, creating a landscape and snow services company for commercial clients throughout the U.S. Brickman and ValleyCrest are both leaders in landscape and snow services with highly complementary capabilities and geographic footprints. They will continue to serve trusted relationships in diversified client environments such as corporations, universities, hospitals, hotels & resorts, parks & public spaces … Continue reading

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Floura Teeter Principal Joins Leadership Maryland Class

[Baltimore, MD] – Joan Floua, founder and principal of Floura Teeter Landscape Architects, Inc., and a resident of Baltimore, is one of 52 accomplished and talented Maryland leaders chosen to participate in the eight-month Leadership Maryland Class of 2014.   Floura is an industry leader in the field of landscape architecture with more than 24 years of experience working for a wide variety of public and private clients. She currently serves as the project manager for a Maryland State Highway (SHA) Indefinite … Continue reading

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Get Info on the Go with New Turf Advisor™ by FMC

PHILADELPHIA, April 2014 – Having trouble telling buttonweed from buttercup? Don’t know nutsedge from kyllinga? Need instant solutions to weed problems while on the job? You can now be as smart as your smart phone with Turf Advisor™ by FMC. Providing instant mobile access to a wealth of weed and herbicide information, the new FMC mobile optimized tool allows turf professionals to search its herbicide database, connect with regional FMC market specialists and distributors and properly identify weeds — all … Continue reading

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BCI Burke Commits $1.5 Million to “Play Today”

BCI Burke’s avid commitment to create outdoor recreation opportunities for kids’ play and fitness is ramping up savings on the most innovative and industry leading structures.  Burke’s NucleusTM, Intensity®, NaturePlay®, Little BuddiesTM, and VoltageTM play systems are featured in the “Play Today” grants totaling $1.5 million, along with an array of play freestanding favorites that include Burke Basics spinners, swings, climbers, drums and Rock ‘N’ Ride racecar. The “Play Today” grants incentivize leaders at schools, churches, child cares, municipalities, homeowners’ … Continue reading

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