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PLN Online: 2011 Issues

 January/February 2011
In this issue...
Behind the Scenes: PLNA Members on the Set of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition

Find out how PLNA members pulled off one of the largest projects in the show's history.
Green Profile: Stroud Water Research Center
The world's leading freshwater research center is located in Pennsylvania's backyard. As it turns out, the green industry plays a significant role in teh health of our freshwater systems.
Show Them What They Want
David Sloan, Drafix Software, explains how 3D imaging software can help you give customers exactly what they want.
The Social Media Paradox

Though technology and new social media have a reputation for isolating us from each other, they ironically can help build stronger customer relationships.
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   March/April 2011
In this issue...
Understanding "Organic" Then and Now
What does organic really mean? To understand it and its implications for how we do business, we start with a history lesson.
Green Profile: Fairview Evergreen Nurseries
Christine Hetz Phillips reflects on Fairview Evergreen Nurseries' last 100 years in business.
2011 Awards for Landscape Excellence Recipients
They're here...the 2011 Awards for Landscape Excellence recipients!
Step-By-Step Large-Scale Landscape Maintenance
With step-by-step instructions, T.C. Mazar makes maintaining those large landscapes as easy as 1, 2, 3.
An Organic-Based Plant Healthcare Approach for the Landscape
Barry Draycott, Tech Terra Organics, writes his prescription for good plant health.
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   May/June 2011
In this issue...
Green Industry Meet Hi-Tech. Say Hello to QR Codes
Bo Tidwell, Tidwell Nurseries, and Timothy Howard, Clarity Connect, decode QR codes.
Green Profile: Sen. Elder Vogel Jr.
Fourth-generation dairy farmer Sen. Elder Vogel Jr. discusses agriculture and green issues.

Navigating the Course to Balance on the Mighty Chesapeake
It’s all but smooth sailing on the course to balance between nature and development along the mighty Chesapeake Bay.
Is Green the New Black?
Good Corporate Citizenship Connects Business, Community, and Landscape
Corporate strategists are trading in their suits for shovels for the sake of community building and environmental stewardship. Find out how good corporate citizenship is benefiting the green industry.
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  July/August 2011

In this issue...
Jenkins Arboretum & Gardens
Catch a glimpse of perhaps the most breathtaking stop on our PANTS Green Trends Tour.
Green Profile: Drew Becher
The new president of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society talks to us about his big plans.

Waste Not, Want Not
Dubbed The Rain Guy, Alden R. Zove, president of Cedar Run Landscapes, shares his recipe for saving water with rainwater harvesting systems.
Going Green in the Greenhouse
Creating ideal conditions for plants in the greenhouse can eat up energy and money, but it doesn't have to.

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  September/October 2011
Sept/Oct PLNIn this issue...
Room With a View
Hardscaping elements can give your customers the staycation they've always wanted.
Green Profile: Secretary Greig
PDA's new secretary of agriculture talks to us about agricultural and green industry issues.
Outdoor Living Spaces
Dan Longenderfer of New Holland Concrete offers some practical considerations when guiding customers through the planning process.
Leadership by Intention
Bob Coulter of JP Horizons gives a taste of how he will help you take your business to the next level at the Green Industry Leadership Summit.
Economic Impact of Pennsylvania's Green Industry
Check out just how valuable the green industry is.
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  November/December 2011
In this issue...
FYI Equipment Buyers
If you’re thinking about buying any equipment, check out these trends and tips.
Green Profile: Rep. Glenn Thompson
G. T. talks to PLN about fairness in agriculture, jobs, education, and more.
PANTS11 Recap
The one show you can’t afford to miss.
Landscaping Truck Suspension
Put a little spring in your load.
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