Oct 30, 2010

Lessons learned from epic flooding in Nashville, Tenn.



LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Hollis Malone, manager of horticulture and pest control at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, speaks to Lawn & Landscape editor Brian Horn at GIE+EXPO about the devastating May 2 flood in Nashville and how the combination of quick thinking and Grasshopper equipment helped the convention center weather the storm and make a full recovery. Watch the interview. About Grasshopper The Grasshopper Company is a privately held corporation dedicated solely to the design and production of commercial and large-acreage mowing and grounds maintenance equipment. Grasshopper introduced the first zero-turn radius mower with dual swing-out levers in 1969, and other industry firsts include the first diesel-powered zero-turn radius mower in 1983 and the first electric-actuated fold-up mower deck in 2004. Based in Moundridge, Kan., the company distributes its products worldwide and is committed to lean and clean manufacturing practices reducing impact to the environment.

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About Grasshopper

The Grasshopper Company is a privately held corporation dedicated solely to the design and production of commercial and large-acreage mowing and grounds maintenance equipment. Grasshopper introduced the first zero-turn radius mower with dual swing-out levers in 1969, and other industry firsts include the first liquid-cooled diesel-powered zero-turn radius mower in 1983 and the first electric-actuated fold-up mower deck in 2004. Based in Moundridge, Kan., the company distributes its products worldwide and is committed to lean and clean manufacturing practices reducing impact to the environment.
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