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2012-12-14 05:03:43

Swingle advises unseasonably dry conditions will require extra lawn, tree and shrub watering for Colorado landscapes in the 2012-2013 Winter. Denver, CO (PRWEB) December 13, 2012 Swingle Lawn, Tree & Landscape Care is recommending Colorado property owners adequately water their lawns, trees, and shrubs–even during the dormant winter months--to prevent damage caused by unseasonably dry conditions. “This fall has been extremely dry and there seems to be no relief in the near...

2012-11-12 11:08:59

A typical landscaped yard consists of lawn area and ornamental plants. If watered properly, homeowners can see the beauty, pocket some green and save some water, according to a Texas A&M University turfgrass professor. Supplemental watering of urban lawns and landscaped areas is required to keep the plants healthy through the typical long, hot and dry summers and falls in Texas, according to Dr. Richard White, Texas AgriLife Research turfgrass management scientist in College Station....

2012-09-12 23:02:34

Lawn mower racers from 20 states and Canada competed in bladeless competition at the 20th Anniversary STA-BIL Keeps Gas Fresh Finals on Labor Day weekend. National Champions were crowned in 11 classes, with winners receiving bragging rights and garden gnomes. Riverside, CA (PRWEB) September 11, 2012 K&N Filters Lawn Mower Racer Ken Jones has mowed to a top ten finish in the 2012 STA-BIL Lawn & Garden Mower Racing Series, grabbing 6th Place with 2,350 national points at the 20th...

2012-08-29 23:01:05

K&N Filters Team 5th in Points Heading into Labor Day Weekend National Championships Riverside, CA (PRWEB) August 28, 2012 K&N Filters Lawn Mower Racer Ken Jones has been tearing up the turf with the United States Lawn Mower Racing Association (USLMRA) since 1995, and as he gets “mowtivated” for the 20th Anniversary STA-BIL Keeps Gas Fresh Finals National Lawn Mower Racing Championships this Labor Day Weekend, he is sitting in 5th Place with 2,150 National Points and...

2012-08-20 23:04:10

Lawn and tree care company prepares for growth Plainfield, IL (PRWEB) August 20, 2012 Based on the success of their existing Indiana franchise owners, Spring-Green Lawn Care plans for further growth in Indiana, especially throughout the Indianapolis market. There are currently six franchise owners serving the Hoosier State, covering areas in and around Indianapolis, Fort Wayne, Columbus, Madison and South Bend. “We have a great mix of franchise owners in Indiana. They range from a...

2012-08-17 23:00:42

Sponsorship With U.S. Lawn Mower Racing Association Showcases Chrome Tractor Wheel Covers At Annual End of Summer Lawn Mower Racing Event Northbrook, IL (PRWEB) August 17, 2012 WheeliesTM Tractor Wheel Covers will spread “Good Vibrations” at the 20th Anniversary STA-BIL Keeps Gas Fresh Finals Lawn Mower Racing Championships as the Official Wheel Covers of the Labor Day Weekend Mow Down Show Down, Sept. 1-2 in Delaware MOWhio. WheeliesTM Tractor Wheel Covers, a product of...

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2009-07-04 14:32:56

Xeriscaping and Xerogardening refers to landscaping and gardening in ways that help reduce or even eliminate the need for irrigation. This practice is promoted in areas that do not have easily accessible fresh water supply. As climate patterns shift, more and more regions are using this method. The term "˜xeri' or "˜xero' comes from the Greek "˜xeros' which means "dry". Plants that require the appropriate amount of irrigation in reference to the local climate are emphasized, and care...

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