Landscape and Irrigation Twenty for 2015

Twenty for 2015Landscape and Irrigation recognizes top new products

PLYMOUTH, Minn. (April 21, 2015) — Landscape and Irrigation today announced its selections for the “Twenty for 2015” new product awards.

The Landscape and Irrigation Twenty for 2015 new product awards recognize products for the commercial landscape and irrigation markets. Products were judged by the Green Media editorial staff based on innovation, marketability and application within the market.

The Twenty for 2015 award winners, in alphabetical order, are as follows:

Billy Goat’s AE1300H Hydro Aerator

BOB-CAT’s QuickCat stand-on mower

Bobcat S450 loader

CASE Construction Equipment SR270 skid-steer loader

Cat 303E CR mini hydraulic excavator

Ecolawn’s new ECO 150 compost spreader

Exmark stand-on spreader sprayer

Grasshopper unveils new compact zero-turn mowers for 2015

Gravely Atlas JSV

Husqvarna 500 professional handheld series

Hustler Raptor Flip-Up

Kichler Design Pro LED controller

Kubota Z700-Series

Mean Green Mowers SK-48 STALKER commercial electric stand-on mower with built-in debris blower

Michelin X Tweel Turf

Oregon 40V MAX cordless BL300 blower

SnowEx Brine Pro

TSA 230 Stihl Cutquik cut-off machine

Terex V350S vertical-lift path skid-steer loader

Toro T5 RapidSet Series rotors

The Twenty for 2015 winning products are profiled in the May/June issue of Landscape and Irrigation, available now.

For more information about the awards program, or to nominate products for our upcoming “Twenty for 2016” new product awards (products introduced after June 1, 2015), please contact John Kmitta, associate publisher/editor, at

* Manufacturers were allowed to submit more than one new product for consideration, as long as the product was introduced between October 1, 2014 and May 31, 2015. The 20 winners were selected from among qualifying nominations.

About Landscape and Irrigation magazine: Landscape and Irrigation remains the independent voice of the industries for which it is named, and reaches decision makers throughout the landscape and irrigation markets — including contractors, landscape architects, professional grounds managers, and irrigation and water management companies. Landscape and Irrigation is published by Green Media, a division of EPG Media and Specialty Information, Plymouth, Minn. For more information, visit

John Kmitta
Associate Publisher/Editor