Joshua Malik, President, Joshua Tree Experts

The Yardstick: Q&A With Joshua Malik, Joshua Tree Experts

From a start in the garage to creating a franchise, Joshua Malik discusses the entrepreneurial spirit behind Joshua Tree Experts.

The Yardstick: Q&A With Jennifer Lemcke

Jennifer Lemcke grew up in the lawn care business and is taking it in new directions as CEO of Turf Holdings / Weed Man.
Ruppert Landscape

The Yardstick: Q&A With Craig Ruppert, Ruppert Landscape

From mowing neighbors' lawns in the 1970s to one of the most iconic names in the industry, Craig Ruppert tells his story.
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The Yardstick: Q&A With Tim Fox, Meticulous Landscapes

The owner of Meticulous Landscapes in Indiana talks about his journey from sole laborer at age 45 to creation of a winning team.
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The Yardstick: Q&A With Chuy Medrano, CoCal Landscape

Self-made entrepreneur Jesus "Chuy" Medrano, CEO & President of CoCal Landscape in Denver, CO shows how far a keen business sense can take you.
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Why Recruiting Women Is Your Next Power Move

Are women the untapped labor resource that we’ve been waiting for in the Green Industry? Should we be strategically targeting female power to round out our landscaping teams?
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The Yardstick: Q&A With John Guth, Green Lawn Fertilizing

John Guth, Vice President of Operations for Green Lawn Fertilizing in West Chester, PA shares his path to success in the industry.
Peer Landscaping

The Yardstick: Q&A With Bailey Peer, Peer Landscaping

Peer Landscaping is just five years old—but growing rapidly due to cutting edge processes and philosophies.
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The Yardstick: Q&A With Mike Sanders Of Crimson Valley Landscaping

From one man without a truck to a local leader with 60+ employees and four divisions. A Timeline Of Accomplishments Mike Sanders, Owner Crimson Valley Landscaping Rockford, IL 1....
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Small Project, Big Impact

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Betting On A Winner

Every year, 20 horses bolt out of the paddocks at the Kentucky Derby, vying for the coveted rose garland. And every year, at least...
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USDA’s Most Recent Plans For Eliminating Asian Longhorned Beetle

Currently, 278.3 square miles are under federal quarantine for Asian longhorned beetle in Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, and South Carolina. Here's what to look for.
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Outsmarting Invasives

Today’s low seed set sterile cultivars are not your parent’s Bradford Pears.

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