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Chris Ford the VP of Ford's Hometown Services and current President of The Massachusetts Association of Lawn Care Professionals (MALCP) attended a gathering at the State House for Agriculture Day at the State house for the Governors acceptance proclaiming  that April is “lawn care month.” He had the privilege of meeting with Senator...

Our annual company meeting is being held today April 4th and our office will be closed. This is a chance to introduce new employees to the company, go over safety procedures (priority) and make sure we are ready to provide our customers the BEST possible service....

Ford's Hometown Services pre-season special: You pay just $28.00 for your first tick program service just to try us out. (up to 6,000 sq. ft.) CALL TODAY 1-800-649-9992. From the UMass Extension: Turf Program Management Updates: Mar 7, 2016 Be Aware of Ticks Mar 7, 2016 Practitioners are advised to be aware of ticks while...

PEST OF THE MONTH Eastern Subterranean Termites As their name indicates the type of termites we deal with in New England are Subterranean and are typically moving around in the soil. Termites are an important part of recycling in the environment but are a structural destructive force...

  Giving our customers the best service is our number one priority. We want our customers to be Pest and Weed-free! Are you unhappy with the results from your pest control or lawn care company? Our lawn care program and pest control programs make great gifts for that hard...

Are you thinking about your lawn yet? Well now is the best time because we are running a special for all new customers. Now through March 15th 2016 we are giving the BEST discounts ever. Are you sick of lugging heavy bags of lime and fertilizer?...

  PEST OF THE MONTH SPRINGTAILS (Snow Fleas)              These wingless primitive insects are about 1/16 inch long with chewing sucking mouthparts.  They are grayish whitish in color and hairless.  Springtails have the ability to jump due to a spring-like mechanism under the abdomen.  They do not bite...

Have you noticed that squirrels are very active right now? Ford's Hometown Services sure has. For weeks now we have been inundated with calls for problem squirrels in homes and garages. It is squirrel mating season and some are now starting to have their first...