Smart Irrigation Strategies: A Profile of Thriving Communities

The Irrigation Association, Fairfax, VA, is highlighting the value of smart irrigation with its Smart Irrigation Month this July. This initiative was created to promote the social, economic and environmental benefits of effective irrigation technologies, products and services in landscape, lawn and agricultural irrigation. This year’s theme, “What’s Smart Irrigation Worth?” IA allows the irrigation … Read more

Corporate landscaping selection of native plants over manicured lawns

At its former headquarters in eastern Pennsylvania, Air Products had neatly manicured lawns and boxwood hedges. But when Industrial Gases moved to nearby Allentown recently and erected a new office building, it tried something different. Instead of a lawn plant that needs constant watering, mowing, and fertilizing, switch to native plants that pretty much take … Read more