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Bans, Laws, & Legislation

Various state and local legislation coming down the pipeline stand to have large impacts on the Green Industry and the day-to-day operations of lawn and …

Federal Legislation Aims To Ban Certain Pesticides

RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment)® joined more than 350 pesticide user organizations this week, sending a letter to all members of the U.S. …

Legislative Alert: Ask Congress to Support Helpful Pollinator Legislation

Over the past year or so, much of the blame for the loss of managed bee colonies has been attributed to the use of neonicotinoids. …

Journey To Sustainability

Turf April 2022 Issue

Editor’s Letter: April 2022 Issue “It’s not that easy being green.” – Kermit The Frog Perhaps no one empathizes with Kermit right now better than lawn …

AGZA & NALP Collaborate On Responsible Transition To Zero-Emission Landscape Equipment

The American Green Zone Alliance (AGZA) and the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) announced this week that they will work together on an approach …

YouTuber Brian Fullerton’s Top 5 Mower Trends For 2022

Brian Fullerton is host of Brian’s Lawn Maintenance, one of the most popular YouTube channels for landscapers. Owner of a landscape company for 16 years, …

New Federal Rules Will Help Reduce Heat-Related Worker Deaths

Record-breaking temperatures in 2021 — including July, the earth’s hottest month on record with 200 million Americans under heat advisories — increased worker deaths last …

A New Voice For Issues Facing The Lawn & Landscape Industry

The National Association of Landscape Professionals launches a digital advocacy program to address legislation targeting gas-powered equipment,  H-2B, and more. In an era of increased …

Record High H-2B Demand; Less Than 25% Chance To Receive Workers

In an already difficult labor market, landscape companies currently have less than a 25% chance to access much-needed guest workers through the H-2B program. This …

The Infrastructure Act & New Landscape Opportunities

  The House of Representatives recently passed the bi-partisan $1.2 trillion Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, which makes significant investments in the nation’s transportation, water, …

Trends For Snow Contractors To Watch

Virtually every industry has been changed by the pandemic. From minor inconveniences due to a change in protocol to major disruptions in livelihoods, the COVID-19 …

NALP Supports Introduction Of Returning Worker Exception Act

The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) is applauding Reps. Cuellar (D-TX), Joyce (R-OH), Keating (D-MA) Pingree (D-ME), Chabot (R-OH), and Harris (R-MD) for introducing …

Landscape Business Owner & Statesman Offers Six Steps For Political Involvement

Every industry has to deal with the ups and downs of government regulation and landscape professionals are no different. The legislation passed on Capitol Hill …