Speakers Announced For Jobber Virtual Summit In March

James Clear, bestselling author of "Atomic Habits," and Kevin O'Connor, host of "This Old House" will be featured at the Jobber Virtual Summit in March.

Council Releases New Safety Guide For Propane Commercial Mowers

The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) has released a new safety guide for propane commercial mowers. Key topics include: fuel supply, types of cylinders, storing and changing cylinders, and training requirements.
Equip 2024

Sneak Peek At The 2024 Equip Exposition

The 2024 Equip Exposition, an award-winning trade show for the landscape, outdoor living, and outdoor power equipment industry, will be held October 15-18 in Louisville, KY.
salt

Study Reveals Salt Is “Sleeping Giant” Of Environmental Threats

A recent study shows salt is the sleeping giant of environmental threats to water and soil. Follow these tips for more responsible road salting as part of snow management.
ITR Economics

Now Available! Quarterly Economic Forecast Reports For Lawn & Landscape Businesses

The National Association of Landscape Professionals has partnered with ITR Economics to provide NALP members with free quarterly Economic Forecast Reports for the lawn and landscape industry.
Selling landscape business

Don’t Miss These 7 Strategies When Selling Your Landscape Business

Are you optimizing these seven strategies when selling your landscape business? There may be assets you've overlooked that can help seal the deal.
heat map

More Accurate Heat Mapping & Tree Planting In Philadelphia

A new high-resolution heat map of Philadelphia, PA from The Nature Conservancy (TNC) more closely resembles the actual heat people feel on a hot...
Inflation Reduction Act

Were You Awarded An Inflation Reduction Act Grant?

Did you receive an Inflation Reduction Act award letter in September? A webinar from PlanIT Geo will help you prepare.
World Soil Day

It’s World Soil Day! Here’s The Dirt

World Soil Day (WSD), a program of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, is held on December 5 every year (since...
Propane

Free Course On “Propane Heaters For Pools & Spas”

A free course is available on "Propane Heaters For Pools & Spas" for landscapers interested in adding these services.
turkey

Revenge Of The Turkeys! Tips For Deterring Wild Turkey Yard Damage

While turkey on a Thanksgiving plate is welcome by many, wild turkeys inhabiting a landscaped property can really ruffle feathers! Here's some tips for deterring wild turkey damage!
Plant Hardiness Zones

USDA Unveils Updated Plant Hardiness Zone Map

Just released: a new 2023 USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map. Half of the country has now shifted to the next warmer half zone.
Husqvarna online learning

Husqvarna Launches New Online Learning Platform: Pro Insider

Husqvarna Launches Pro Insider, an online learning platform of interactive video courses for equipment, solutions, and industry best practices for (PPE), technology, and more.

Buying Used Landscape Equipment? Be Leery Of Liens

Buying used landscape equipment? Be leery of liens. Blanket liens can go back a long way, but they are legal and valid. Here's some tips on how to best protect your business.

Mission Accomplished: From Senior Airman To “Grounds Guy”

Jeff Baker went from Senior Airman to a "Grounds Guy" landscape business owner. Here's how his military experience helps him achieve success.
emission-free equipment

Federal Tax Credit For Zero-Emission Commercial Landscape Equipment Introduced

A recently introduced federal bill would provide professional landscapers with a 40% credit on the purchase of zero-emission equipment up to $25,000 every year.
leave leaves

Leave The Leaves? Yes & No. Here’s The Best Approach For Healthy Grass.

Leave the leaves? Yes and no. Composting or mulching leaves in place avoids damage to turfgrass and enriches the soil while still avoiding the landfill.
LMN

LMN Announces Two-Day Mastermind Sessions For Landscape Business Growth

Mastermind Sessions on landscape business growth will be led by Landscape Management Network (LMN) Founder and CEO Mark Bradley.
ALB

Asian Longhorned Beetle Update: ALB Currently Found In Four States

Asian longhorned beetle had invaded four states. Compliance training is required for landscapers in areas affected by the tree-killing ALB.

Seven Tough Trees For Urban Areas & Climate Challenges In 2023

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society suggests three types of trees that can fight the effects of increasing climate uncertainty in urban spaces.
Low Input, High Impact Landscapes

Low Input, High Impact Landscapes

Lawn alternatives for water management, eco-benefit, and beauty.

Bartlett Finds Successful Treatments For Beech Leaf Disease

Bartlett researchers have found two successful treatments for Beech Leaf Disease, or BLD. They include a foliar application program for small trees and a root flare injection for large trees.

Featured Videos

[VIDEO] Dickies®: Discover Workwear That’s Anything But Uniform

Looking for uniform solutions for your large team? An unmatched inventory and versatile looks are just a few reasons why companies trust Dickies®.

A Preview Of Hardscape North America 2024

New speakers, a new Hardscape Construction Roundtable, an expanded estimating session, and more are planned at Hardscape North America 2024.
John Deere P-Tier

John Deere Debuts Five New P-Tier Models & Three New Attachments

John Deere introduces the 330 and 334 P-Tier Skid Steer Loaders, the 331, 333 and 335 P-Tier Compact Track Loaders to market.
Hilltip SnowStriker

Hilltip Brings Line Of SnowStriker ™ Snowplows To North America

Hilltip's SnowStriker™ snowplows compatible with half-ton pickups, SUVs, UTVs, tractors, and loaders, have come to North America.
Autonomous Snow Plow

Remote-Operated, Autonomous Industrial Snow Plow Hits The Market

Teleo and Storm Equipment have introduced America’s only remote-operated and autonomous industrial snow plow.