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Briggs Recalls Snapper Rear-Engine Riding Mowers

October 20, 2014

Weld on drive axle can fail, resulting in loss of brake control, posing an injury hazard.

Kubota Sees Big Opportunities in Turf, Skid Steers and 'Big Ag'

Kubota Sees Big Opportunities in Turf, Skid Steers and 'Big Ag'

Two skid steers, three Kawasaki-powered zero-turns and three mid-range tractors among the 92 new product model introductions at Kubota's 2014 National Dealer Meeting in Nashville, TN.

Ideal to Unveil Mobile App's New Service and Parts Features at GIE+EXPO 2014

October 17, 2014

The Ideal app serves to help dealers check-in a unit for service, collect customer signatures, email work orders, conduct inventory counts, and take pictures that can be attached to a work order.

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Kubota Tractor to Sponsor 2015 Alan Jackson Tour

Kubota Tractor to Sponsor 2015 Alan Jackson Tour

October 17, 2014

Kubota Tractor Corporation has signed on as a sponsor of Alan Jackson’s upcoming 25th Anniversary Tour.

Finish the Year Strong by Qualifying Customers

Sell out of end-of-year inventory by properly qualifying customers and spending your sales time wisely.

Being Fortunate without the Fortune

Being Fortunate without the Fortune

Texas landscape contractor Jon Zertuche focuses on his health and happiness while building a fun and prosperous landscape business he can leave to future generations.

Contractor Success Guide - Volume 16

Contractor Success Guide - Volume 16

Time to Start Making More Money! Tips on getting a loan to fund growth, estimating advice, strategies to improve sales management, hiring and training best practices, and more!

When Is Repower Considered an Option for a Piece of Equipment?

When Is Repower Considered an Option for a Piece of Equipment?

Evaluate these five things when considering an equipment repower.

60 Years and Few Fears

60 Years and Few Fears

The father-son duo at MAE Power Equipment in Mission, TX, bows down to no one. Over the last 60 years, the business has adapted to many changes and continued to find strength and stability in their hard work and dedication.

HS720 series of premium residential snowblowers

HS720 series of premium residential snowblowers

From Honda Power Equipment

Honda Unveiling HS720 Series of Premium Residential Snowblowers at GIE+EXPO 2014.

Dealer Success Guide - Volume 29

Dealer Success Guide - Volume 29

Build a Powerhouse Staff: Leadership development, understanding the changing workforce, and more!

Stihl Inc. Celebrates 40 Years of U.S. Manufacturing

Stihl Inc. Celebrates 40 Years of U.S. Manufacturing

October 13, 2014

Members of the Stihl family from Germany, Stihl employees, product distributors, and many others gathered to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Stihl manufacturing in the U.S.

Truck Loader Replacement Hose

Truck Loader Replacement Hose

From ProParts Direct

If your leaf loader hose has seen better days, consider picking up a new, medium-weight replacement hose.

Rutgers Researching Environmentally Friendly Grass

October 10, 2014

Researchers at the Center for Turfgrass Science at the Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station have been looking to create grass breeds that are more environmentally friendly and resilient.

Social Media for Your Snow-Removal Business

Social Media for Your Snow-Removal Business

Using social media helps you provide instant customer service while gaining exposure for your snow-removal business.

Mobile Tools for Snow-Removal Businesses

Mobile Tools for Snow-Removal Businesses

Turn your phone or tablet into a powerful business tool with these mobile app solutions. Take the office with you and stay organized when servicing snow-removal contracts.

14 Things to Know Before Buying Deicing Equipment

14 Things to Know Before Buying Deicing Equipment

There are several things to consider when buying deicing equipment. Use this guide to make an informed decision that is best for your business.

How to Complete Preseason Snow Site Inspections Like a Pro

How to Complete Preseason Snow Site Inspections Like a Pro

Performing a preseason site inspection not only has the potential to save you many headaches and money down the road, it also sets you apart from the competition.

The Comprehensive Glossary: BOSS Next Generation Electrical System

The Comprehensive Glossary: BOSS Next Generation Electrical System

October 7, 2014

Use this glossary to learn how the Next Generation Electrical System has changed compared to the BOSS wired communication system.

The Toro Company Announces New Partnership with The Cooperative Purchasing Network

The Toro Company Announces New Partnership with The Cooperative Purchasing Network

October 6, 2014

The Toro Company has partnered with The Cooperative Purchasing Network (TCPN) to provide Toro’s mowing and grounds care equipment to TCPN’s large pool of government purchasing agents nationwide.

Partying Frat Boys a Growing Market for Landscaping Services

Partying Frat Boys a Growing Market for Landscaping Services

October 6, 2014

Indiana landscape company cashes in on party clean-ups.

Triple Threat on Long Island

Triple Threat on Long Island

G.P. Landscape Design has tripled in size since 2008. Owner Greg Picca says they've done it by creating high standards, targeting customers who appreciate them, and never giving clients a chance to say "you're fired!"

Irrigation Association Partners with Cal Poly to Release Online Training Courses

October 3, 2014

The Irrigation Association has partnered with the California Polytechnic State University’s Irrigation Training & Research Center to offer a series of online courses.

Billy Goat Acquires Plugr Aerators from SourceOne

October 3, 2014

Plugr reciprocating aerators complement Billy Goat line of turf management equipment.

Brushcat Rotary Cutter Attachment

Brushcat Rotary Cutter Attachment

From Bobcat Company

Bobcat says its Brushcat rotary cutter attachment makes clearing tough brush easy. The dual offset blades are designed to provide powerful cutting action.

Best Practices Checklist Offered for Snow and Ice Management

SIMA’s Best Practices Checklist offers guidance to snow pros and those looking to hire them.