April 29, 2024

DJF Lands Landscape Management Account for Wisconsin State Capitol

We were recently awarded a three-year contract to care for the grounds of the State Capitol, where we will be providing spring and fall cleanups, lawn care, and weed control. DJF has been providing commercial services in the Madison area since 1996, mainly landscape management and sustainability projects that include green roofs and water conservation […]
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April 12, 2024

DJF Begins 65th Year by Breaking Ground for New Mechanic Shop

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY! Founded 65 years ago this month, DJF kicked off its anniversary by breaking ground for its new mechanic shop. Coincidentally but fittingly, the groundbreaking took place on April 8, the birthdate of the company’s founder and namesake, David J. Frank. A brief history lesson for those who don’t know our company roots. David […]
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March 15, 2024

New Madison Branch Manager Named

Irrigation Manager Erik Dyba has been promoted to manage the DJF branch in Madison. The branch, one of six company dispatch locations, was established in Madison in 1996. Erik began his career at DJF in the late 1990s as a client service representative. He later moved to Colorado and successfully started and managed a full-service […]
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March 9, 2024

Senior Horticulturist Kurt Bartel Inducted into Landscape Hall of Fame

Talk about going out on top. Senior Horticulturist Kurt Bartel, who is retiring in September from DJF after 35 years, was inducted into the Wisconsin Landscape Contractors Association’s Hall of Fame on March 8. After college (University of Wisconsin, BS in Horticulture and Plant Pathology, Integrated Pest Management graduate studies), Kurt began his 45-year career […]
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September 12, 2023

David J. Frank Wins Five National Landscape Awards in 2023

Three golds in one year the most in company history

That will probably be the reaction of some of the landscape companies across the company when the eyebrow-raising results of the national awards competition are announced at the upcoming National Association of Landscape Professionals conve
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