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2010-01-11 10:51:00

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- STIHL Inc., a leading manufacturer of handheld outdoor power equipment, has renewed its title sponsorship for the STIHL Tour des Trees to benefit the TREE Fund.

2009-07-25 11:36:00

NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 25 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 70 cyclists in the 2009 STIHL Tour des Trees planted trees along a 500-mile route beginning in New York City's Central Park and winding across the Northeast.

2009-02-04 14:16:00

Leader in outdoor power equipment takes lead role in America's largest fundraising event for tree research VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading outdoor power equipment manufacturer STIHL Inc.

2008-11-04 09:00:13

TORONTO, Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Givex, a global provider of closed loop card technologies including gift, loyalty and other stored value programs announced today the successful planting of 2,500 trees in British Columbia by Tree Canada as part of Givex's reforestation program.

2008-10-15 15:00:12

Mitratech, a leading provider of software solutions for organizations to manage matters, risks, and ensure compliance, today announced the launch of its "Go Green" initiative, encouraging legal organizations to reduce unnecessary paper usage and waste using CSM.

2008-10-02 15:00:30

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 2, 2008) - Tree Canada President Michael Rosen and Tree Canada Associate, Adrina Bardekjian Ambrosii will be in Armenia from October 11-25 to share their forestry expertise to help combat desertification.

2008-09-16 03:00:11

By Gangloff, Deborah With the U.S. Forest Service, we are forging a new partnership to rebuild natural systems while continuing to build human networks.

2008-08-19 18:00:24

Experts are predicting that the 2008 hurricane season will be twenty five percent worse than average seasons according to a study conducted by the Casualty & Property Insurance Underwriters non-profit research group.

2008-08-05 18:00:19

There's no question that Horn Lake is one of Mississippi's fastest-growing cities. According to U.S. Census estimates, the DeSoto County city had a larger numerical population gain than any other town in the state during the fiscal year that ended July 1, 2007.

2008-07-30 09:00:45

Creative Automation, a leader in direct mail printing and database management services, announced today that they will be planting 4,000 trees as a result of their Reforestation with Creative Automation(R) Program.

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