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Ice Melter Products

Winter is right around the corner, so now is a great time to stock up on Ice Melter products from Kenney Machinery. We have three options to choose from: Calcium Chloride Crystals Calcium Chloride crystals are the standard when it comes to ice melters.  It works by depressing the freezing point of water, and it’s relatively harmless to plants and soil.  When it comes to de-icing, it is much more effective than calcium chloride. Premium Performance Formulation Our premium performance formulation ice melter is a unique-sized sodium choloride crystal enhanced with magnesium chloride and CMA.  It makes for an economical
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Kenney Machinery Irrigation Technician Tom Bolton Looks Back on Career as Retirement Nears

For over two decades, when Kenney Machinery’s golf course customers saw Tom Bolton it meant only one thing—whatever problem they were having with their irrigation system was about to be fixed.  After October of this year, if they see Tom it will mean that he’s enjoying a round of golf on their course, because he is getting ready to enjoy a well-earned retirement. Tom first started working for Kenney Machinery in the late 1970s in the role of irrigation salesman and service technician.  After a two-year stint in that position, he left the company for a time and worked as
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Celebrate 20 Years of the Dingo with Big Savings

The Toro Dingo is turning 20 this year, and to celebrate we’re offering up to $1750 off select models until 9/29. Here are the details: Get $1,350 off any wheeled, TX 427 or 525 tracked machine, STX, TRX or Tracked Mud Buggy.  This includes the following models: Dingo 323 & 320D TX 427 Narrow & Wide TX 525 Narrow & Wide TRX 16, 20, & 26 STX 26 & 38 Tracked Mud Buggy Get $1,750 off a Dingo TX 1000, including the TX 1000 Narrow and TX 1000 wide. This offer is only good until the September 29th, 2018, so
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Toro and Kenney Machinery to have Major Presence at 2018 NRPA Conference

The 2018 National Recreation and Parks Association Annual Conference is being held in Kenney Machinery’s backyard, and we couldn’t be more excited.  The conference will take place September 25th-27th at the Indiana Convention Center, a mere 15 miles from our headquarters in Indianapolis. Not only is the conference in our backyard, but Toro is one of the major sponsors of the event–the only outdoor power equipment manufacturer to be represented among the major sponsors. Both Kenney Machinery and Toro will have a major presence at the conference.  We’ll use this post to keep you updated about demos, equipment, available training
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Outcross, Z-Master, and Dingo: 2018 is a Great Year for Toro’s Next Generation Turf Equipment Products

If it seems like Toro has moving right from one major new product launch to the next lately, there is a good reason for that. Even for a company that is known throughout the turf equipment industry for its innovation, 2018 has been an exceptional year for Toro. In fact, it might be too exceptional.  We’re worried that with all the new product announcements coming out of the Toro newsroom, you might have missed some important details. You see, the new products Toro has been putting out lately aren’t just minor tweaks to existing product lines.  They include some very
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Save 10% on Genuine Toro Blades

It’s always good to have the blades you need on hand. And now is the perfect time to stock up, because blades are an even greater value when you order more at once. Now through 7/31/2018, when you order ten or more blades from Kenney Machinery, we’ll give you 10% off your order. Contact us to order your rotary mower blades today!
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Free Workman GTX Accessory

  Now through October 15, 2018, buy the versatile, dependable Workman GTX and get one FREE accessory,* up to a $500 value!   Contact Kenney Machinery today to request a free demo!   *Choose from these accessories:     Note: No discount in lieu of free accessory and no substitutions.
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Toro Z-Master 7500-D Series Begins its First Summer on the Job

Last winter, Toro introduced the Z-Master 7500-D series mowers for professional contractors.  Now, as mowing season arrives around the country, those shiny new Z-Masters are heading into action for the first time. The mowers feature Toro’s TURBO FORCE® rear discharge cutting deck and a 37 HP Yanmar diesel engine, with several operating modes that can be selected based on conditions to save fuel.  It’s all part of the Horizon® Technology intelligence system developed by Toro to increase productivity, allow for user-defined maintenance reminders, and monitor machine health. Here’s just a few of the many reasons why contractors are going to
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Five Kenney Machinery Partners You Might Not Be Aware Of

For nearly 70 years, Kenney Machinery has been a distributor for the Toro Company in a territory that includes Indiana and parts of neighboring states. We’re widely known in that capacity throughout the region, and are recognized as the Gold Standard in the area when it comes to sourcing and maintaining Toro products, including turf equipment, irrigation equipment, and construction equipment. Naturally, much of our marketing materials and educational content focus on those Toro products.  However, what many of our own customers don’t even realize is that Kenney Machinery also sells a variety of complimentary products from other manufacturers. We’ve
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Meet Brad Turnbow, Customer Care Manager at Kenney Machinery

As part of our mission to maintain our reputation as the gold standard in the professional turf equipment industry in our region, Kenney Machinery has recently hired a new Customer Care Manager. His name is Brad Turnbow, and his duties will include supervising the parts and services department, responding to web inquiries from customers, and following up with customers whenever a problem occurs to make sure it was handled to their satisfaction. Since just about all of our customers will have some interaction with Brad at some point, we thought we’d introduce him to you via an interview with the
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