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Steve Jacobs presented lectures at the Landscape Industry Show at Ontario Convention Center, Ontario, CA

Posted on February 2, 2018 in News

CLCA’s Mastering Water Efficient Landscapes (MWEL) for a Sustainable California organized the Landscape Industry Show with Mr. Jacobs lecturing on 1) The C27 Prep Course: Get Licensed, What you need to know to pass the C27 license exam, focusing on legal and business practices. 2) Landscape Management: Landscape Water Efficiency and Best Management Practices

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Steve Jacobs honored as a George F. Hixon Fellow by Kiwanis Escondido

Posted on January 1, 2018 in News

Recently, member Steve Jacobs was honored and awarded by former LT. Governor/Trustee Tim Cunning and decorated by his wife Ann, the prestigious George F. Hixon Fellow. This recognition is in honor of his outstanding support and service to Kiwanis. Read More

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Steve Jacobs featured in Rancho Santa Fe Review: A Letter to All Rancho Santa Fe Residents

Posted on March 28, 2016 in News

As a landscape professional for the past 32 years, I have seen everything from huge, rapid growth to deep recession. In the 80’s, mass amounts of money were spent on poor quality construction using large visual impacts such as grottos, water falls, large swimming pools, Koi ponds, and formal rose gardens. Then, in the early  Continue Reading »

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Steve Jacobs featured in Rancho Santa Fe: Five Tips to Comply with the Newest Water Reductions for Rancho Santa Fe

Posted on May 21, 2015 in News

Rancho Santa Fe residents have received the loud and clear message that water usage must be reduced by 35% immediately.  Since landscaping accounts for the majority of residential water use, it makes sense to look closely at alternatives. Redesigning areas of our yards with conservation choices and shifting our mindset from that desired emerald green  Continue Reading »

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Kelly Dixon on how to be Water Wise

Posted on April 6, 2015 in News

What timing to post this video – in case you missed it, just one week before California Governor Jerry Brown’s mandatory water conservation level 2 sanctions were imposed, Rancho Santa Fe, CA resident and our landscape designer Kelly Fore Dixon gave an amazing informational talk at the Rancho Santa Fe Golf Club Get Smart Lecture Series on  Continue Reading »

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