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2012-06-26 23:02:54

Creative synthetic grass Installations enhance home lawns and landscaping nationwide. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) June 26, 2012 With the U.S. Census Bureau estimating that homeowners spend an average of 2.8 hours weekly on lawn maintenance and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency stating that landscape irrigation accounts for almost one-third of all residential water usage, a growing number of consumers are turning to synthetic grass for their yards to save time, money and conserve millions of...

2012-06-17 23:01:07

Company fosters success with father-son teams. Plainfield, IL (PRWEB) June 17, 2012 Spring-Green Lawn Care has become a great franchise business opportunity for father-son teams. The company is led by one such team–Chairman Tom Hofer and his son Ted, who took over as CEO in June 2010. Many franchise owners have also joined their fathers or sons to create a successful family business. “It´s always great to see sons and their fathers working side-by-side to make a business...

2012-05-28 23:01:01

Company highlights military history, programs in honor of Memorial Day. Plainfield, IL (PRWEB) May 28, 2012 Spring-Green Lawn Care has a rich military history with veterans filling many different roles within the company. Spring-Green Chairman Tom Hofer is a Navy veteran, and the company has many franchise owners and employees with military backgrounds. Due to the success of Spring-Green´s veteran franchise owners, Spring-Green also has specific programs in place to attract additional...

2012-05-21 23:00:51

As a new study finds nearly half of children under five don´t have one outdoor play opportunity per day, a growing number of parks and preschools are choosing synthetic grass for their playgrounds to allow more opportunities for kids to be active. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) May 21, 2012 While the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that children under five play outside as much as possible, an April 2012 study led by Seattle Children's Research Institute found that nearly half of U. S....

2012-05-17 23:03:49

The Wisconsin Lawnmower Racing Association will present the U.S. Cure Mower Cancer Open, Saturday, June 2 at the Amsoil Speedway in Superior, Wisconsin. Proceeds benefit Relay For Life and the American Cancer Society. Northbrook, IL (PRWEB) May 17, 2012 When Brice Johnstad of Foxboro, Wisconsin was six years old he had a dream to create a lawn mower race to honor the memory of his great grandfather Gary Smith, who lost his battle to cancer, as a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society...


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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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Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.