Industry News

Save the date for Irrigation Show 2023

May 30, 2023

Irrigation Show and Education Week will be held November 27 through December 1, 2023, in San Antonio, Texas. Registration and housing open July 3. The Irrigation Show brings the brightest minds

Steward and Bastron join PBI-Gordon

May 25, 2023

The employee-owners of PBI-Gordon Corporation announced that Matt Steward has joined the company as senior director of national accounts. Patrick Bastron has joined the company as a sales representative for

West Coast Turf becomes official sod supplier of the Rose Bowl Stadium

May 19, 2023

After more than three decades of supplying natural grass to sports facilities, landscapers, golf courses, cities, parks and homeowners, West Coast Turf has become the official sod supplier of the

Central Turf & Irrigation acquires Greenleaf Turf Solutions

May 19, 2023

Central Turf & Irrigation Supply (CTI announced the acquisition of two Greenleaf Turf Solutions (GTS) locations; one in Pennsylvania and one in Delaware. “The timing was just right for both companies,”

IA announces Bowen as new vice president

May 16, 2023

The Irrigation Association (IA) announced that Nathan Bowen has been promoted to advocacy and public affairs vice president. Bowen joined the IA in 2022 as the organization’s advocacy director. In this

BrightView announces CEO transition

May 16, 2023

BrightView Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: BV) announced Andrew Masterman will step down from his role as president and CEO and member of the board of directors, effective May 31, 2023. Jim

Stihl announced as the official outdoor power equipment of the Boston Red Sox

May 9, 2023

With the 2023 MLB season in full swing, Northeast Stihl, a New England-based branch and distributor for Stihl Inc., has announced a multi-year sponsorship agreement with Fenway Park, home to

Renewal & Remembrance serves as meaningful time to give back to service members

May 9, 2023

Each July, lawn care and landscape professionals have the opportunity to give their time and skills to care for the grounds at Arlington National Cemetery during Renewal & Remembrance. This year,

Irrigation Association awards scholarships to 18 students

May 9, 2023

The Irrigation Association announced the winners of the 2023 Anthony W. “Tony” LaFetra Scholarship Program, sponsored by Rain Bird. In its seventh year, the program awarded 18 scholarships to deserving

NCS4 strengthens foothold in industry

May 5, 2023

Millions of spectators attend sports/entertainment events across the globe every year. And with that massive audience comes the ever-present threat of violence or terrorist acts. Since 2006, the National Center for