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New Pickens Tech instructor oversees holiday plant sale Email
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Written by Lyn Dean and ALCC   
Monday, November 20, 2017 05:00 AM

Sam ShroyerSam Shroyer, the new horticulture instructor at Pickens Technical College, Aurora, is looking forward to the December plant sale—his first since joining the school this semester. His love of plants, coupled with his love for teaching others about plants, makes this position “a perfect fit” for him, he says.

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CSU recognizes best annuals in 2017 flower trials Email
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Written by Cherie Courtade   
Monday, November 20, 2017 04:00 AM

CalibrachoaThe Colorado State University Flower Trial season is over, and the ”Best of” annuals list has been released. Plants are evaluated for plant vigor, uniformity, floriferousness and tolerance to environmental and biotic stresses in the Rocky Mountain region.

Highlights from the list of winners include:

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2018 testing announced for Landscape Industry Certification Email
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Written by Cherie Courtade   
Monday, November 20, 2017 03:45 AM


Landscape Industry CertifiedAssociated Landscape Contractors of Colorado (ALCC) has released its 2018 schedule of testing opportunities for Landscape Industry Certified Technician candidates. According to Melissa Emdin, Programs & Education Director, ALCC will deliver an updated test in 2018, with minor changes designed to keep pace with the latest standards in the landscape industry.

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Aspen invites business feedback on water efficiency standards Email
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Written by ALCC   
Monday, November 20, 2017 03:30 AM


city of Aspen waterOn Wednesday, November 29, the City of Aspen will hold a meeting with businesses impacted by new water efficiency standards. Landscape and water industry professionals are encouraged to attend and participate in the discussion, sharing their experiences with the new standards.

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Report shows consumers value online reviews Email
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Written by Cherie Courtade   
Monday, November 20, 2017 01:00 AM


online reviewAs you try to run your business, keep up with billing, and look for reliable employees to help you grow, online reviews may seem like a trivial matter. But consumer research shows that the increasing importance of customer reviews 
makes it harder to ignore. Just a little bit of effort can go a long way to protecting your company’s reputation. 

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