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Industry Insider | June 22, 2021 Edition


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Lumber Prices Are Falling Fast, Turning Hoarders Into Sellers

Lumber Prices Are Falling Fast, Turning Hoarders Into Sellers

for lumber has skyrocketed during the pandemic, sending prices to all-time highs.What’s driving the lumber boom, who’s profiting, and why those growing the trees aren’t reaping the benefits?...
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In Maine Caterpillar Calls Are High, Treatment Options Are Few

In Maine Caterpillar Calls Are High, Treatment Options Are Few

Maine Center for Disease Control has declared the browntail moth caterpillar a public health nuisance for both forests and humans. ...
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How Lawn Doctor Earned a 16% Increase in Year-Over-Year Sales Despite the COVID-19 Pandemic

How Lawn Doctor Earned a 16% Increase in Year-Over-Year Sales Despite the COVID-19 Pandemic

The lawn care franchise continued to grow both its unit-level economics and its overall unit count as people spent more time at home and in their outdoor spaces....
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Sponsored News/Product Release

ECHO Incorporated - Your Summer Maintenance Team
ECHO’s X Series gives professional landscapers the best-in-class products they are looking for to tackle many landscaping jobs. With over 30 products across 9 categories, you have a need; we’ve got the solution. High quality and performance ensure maximum productivity – stop by your local dealer and check them out....
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Average Age of Cars and Light Trucks in the U.S. Rises to 12.1 years

Average Age of Cars and Light Trucks in the U.S. Rises to 12.1 years

Average age of cars and light trucks in the U.S. rises to 12.1 years, accelerated by COVID-19, according to IHS Markit...
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The Walker Way -A Family's Journey of Loving People, Loss & Lawn Mowers

The Walker Way -A Family's Journey of Loving People, Loss & Lawn Mowers

The Walker family story is an inspiring and candid journey from rural farming to manufacturing and the lessons learned along the way....
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New Cat® 2.7- To 3.5-Tonne Mini Hydraulic Excavators Offer Class-Size Industry-First Features

New Cat® 2.7- To 3.5-Tonne Mini Hydraulic Excavators Offer Class-Size Industry-First Features

Boosting operating efficiency, servicing ease and operator comfort, the new Cat® 302.7 CR, 303 CR and 303.5 CR hydraulic mini excavators introduce industry-first features for the 2.7- to 3.5-tonne class machines....
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Self-Healing Concrete Eats Co2 To Fill Its Own Cracks In 24 Hours

Self-Healing Concrete Eats Co2 To Fill Its Own Cracks In 24 Hours

Concrete has a massive carbon footprint, so technologies that boost its performance and enable it to last longer could have profound benefits for the environment....
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Sponsored News/Product Release

Husqvarna 525LST trimmer
Cut your workload with the ultra-efficient Husqvarna 525LST trimmer. The 525LST features a powerful and fuel-saving X-Torq® engine. Under the high-visibility guard spins 19 inches of cutting line driven by a powerful gearbox capable of accommodating longer line length and higher RPMs....
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2022 Ford F-150 Lightning Reached a Milestone of 100,000 Reservations
2022 Ford F-150 Lightning Reached a Milestone of 100,000 Reservations
Ford unveiled its first pure electric F-150 Lightning 3 weeks ago. The model has already hit the mark of one hundred pre-orders. Ford considers the demand for this F-150 version to be strong. ...
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Honda and Komatsu Announce the Start of Joint Development of Micro Excavators Powered by Swappable Batteries
Honda and Komatsu Announce the Start of Joint Development of Micro Excavators Powered by Swappable Batteries
Honda and heavy equipment manufacturer Komatsu announced that they would jointly develop a range of micro excavators powered by Honda Mobile Power Packs. ...
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UK's Queen Elizabeth Receives New Rose Named In Honor Of Prince Philip
UK's Queen Elizabeth Receives New Rose Named In Honor Of Prince Philip
The President of the Royal Horticultural Society, Keith Weed, was delighted to present Her Majesty The Queen, their Patron, with a commemorative Duke of Edinburgh Rose....
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5 New Landscaping Trends Sparked by Philadelphia Flower Show
5 New Landscaping Trends Sparked by Philadelphia Flower Show
Landscape designers got to strut their stuff at the Philadelphia Flower Show like never before. ...
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