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Thursday, June 21, 2018

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Domino's Pizza - Paving Streets of America!

Potholes, cracks, and bumps in the road can cause irreversible damage to your pizza during the drive home from Domino’s and that's unacceptable...
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Giant Hogweed, plant that can cause burns, blindness, found in Virginia; on Alabama noxious list

Officials in Virginia have confirmed a giant weed that can cause third-degree burns and blindness has been found in the state....
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Riding lawnmowers kill average of 70 people each year, injure 80,000 more

Accidents on riding lawn mowers send more than 80,000 people to U.S. emergency rooms each year, the Consumer Product Safety Commission said. ...
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Dedicated Bed Redefiner is a STIHL First for Professional Landscapers
Previously only available as a STIHL KombiSystem attachment, professional landscapers can now give lawns and flower beds a crisp, clean edge with the gasoline-powered STIHL FB 131 bed redefiner. ...
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BrightView Holdings Files For IPO to Raise $100 Million
BrightView Holdings has filed to raise $100 million in a U.S. IPO, although the final amount may be higher....
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Ford issues two safety recalls in North America, expands one recall
Ford is issuing a safety recall in North America for approximately 7,500 2018 Ford F-150, Expedition and Lincoln Navigator vehicles equipped with a 3.5-liter GTDI V6 engine...
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Kubota Tractor Corp. Buys 318 acres of Texas land for Kubota Ranch
Grapevine-based Kubota Tractor Corp. purchased 318 acres of land in Ponder, Texas, and will convert the property into the "Kubota Ranch," the company announced Monday afternoon....
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Falls Remain Deadliest Hazard For Workers
A recent study from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) identified falls as the second-leading cause of work-related fatalities. ...
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Greenworks Commercial Adds To Its Powerful Leaf Blower Lineup With New 82-Volt Dual Battery Port Backpack Blower
New Dual Battery Port System Provides True Gas Equivalent Power and Performance with More Run Time Than Competing Models...
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Video: Big Truck versus Big Bridge...and the Winner is
A dash-cam captures this spectacular accident when a semi-trailer truck with its dump raised hits a pedestrian bridge over Highway 40 in Montreal...
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Businesses Going To Shady Lengths To Fill Landscape Jobs
While businesses should be celebrating the need for their services there is one problem....
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U.S. EPA Chief Hints He Could Order More Ethanol In Fuel
The head of the Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday dangled a tantalizing prospect to Midwest corn farmers, saying the agency has the power to expand sales of higher ethanol gasoline blends....
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OSHA Sets Long Timetables for Tree Care, Infectious Disease Standards
OSHA Sets Long Timetables for Communication Tower Safety and a Tree Care Standard. ...
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Sponsored News/Product Release

John Deere: NEVERSTOP™ Services and Support for the Pros
It’s behind every mower we make: NEVERSTOP™ Services and Support represents a collection of programs that includes financing and leasing made especially for the landscape industry, our parts online ordering, Next Day Parts Guarantee and Parts OnSite™ program, and our commercial loaner program....
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