Sept. 16, 2016 01:46
Ever see one of those bumper stickers that says, "Always late, but worth the wait?" If native plant seeds could drive cars, those stick-ers would be on them. Oh, they may require a bit of patience, with germination taking any-where from 30 to 90 days, but once their green shoots finally do arrive, you'll be glad you stuck around to greet them....
Jan. 19, 2016 03:41
Hydroseeding can be a very satisfying occupation. After all, you’re sowing the seeds of new life, often in places where none exists. As a hydroseeding contractor, your past experience helps you figure out what to do when new challenges present themselves....
Sept. 15, 2014 06:31
With the economy improving, John was thrilled to see his small company starting to boom. With all the new business, he was so busy signing new accounts and training his new staff members that he delegated the bookkeeping responsibilities to a long-time employee he trusted....
July 16, 2012 04:11
There may be cattails along the shorelines, a jogging path around the banks, little kids tossing dried bread to ducks happily bobbing on the water, and the expanding concentric rings of rising largemouth bass that bring a smile to the mouth of any dedicated fisherman....
Jan. 13, 2014 03:33
IN FAR TOO MANY AMERICAN CITIES, it’s a common sight: the quickly formed, temporary lakes and rivers that pop up after a good-sized downpour. These “waterways” run alongside urban streets, sometimes engulfing entire lanes, and surprising motorists who go splashing through them....
July 15, 2014 11:31
For instance, the other day I brought my car in for servicing. At the service center, they told me they would call me within the hour to tell me what was wrong. Two-and-a-half hours later, I had to call them. Then they told me it should take about two hours to repair, and that they would call me when it was ready....

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In many ways, we are fortunate that, in our chosen profession, we are able to help people when certain disasters occur: the tornadoes in Missouri, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Georgia, the flooding in Louisiana, the snows in the northeastern part of the country, the rain in California, and the snow in Colorado....

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