Monthly Archives: September 2008

Land Conservation Relationships

Preserving our topsoil is important to all of us, worldwide.  One way to ensure that this gets done is be creating a land trust.  Land trusts are not hard to establish and can be set up to only protect the … Continue reading

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Compacted Soil a problem around the world

National Geographic has just published an article about the effects of compacted soil and world hunger.  It’s very clear that this is a serious issue effecting global food production. Compacted soil can also be a big problem at home.  Whether … Continue reading

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Survey says higher fuel costs are driving demand for more efficient construction equipment

Construction equipment owners and operators are feeling the pinch at the pump. According to a new survey by Komatsu America Corp, more than three-quarters — 76.9 percent — of construction equipment owners surveyed said that fuel efficiency has become a … Continue reading

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Tax Breaks for Buying Portable Screeners

As part of the Economic Stimulus Act of 2008, the federal government is giving tax incentives for buying some construction equipment in this calendar year.   Portable Topsoil Screeners qualify for these benefits under the official guidelines of the IRS. The  Stimulus … Continue reading

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