Tag: National Hispanic Landscape Alliance (NHLA)

H-2B employees

H-2B: An Employer Perspective

This article is presented in conjunction with “H-2B: The Basics” and “H-2B: The FEWA Perspective.” Finding employees has become one of the biggest issues in...
Latino Landscape Network

National Hispanic Landscape Alliance Is Now Latino Landscape Network

The National Association of Landscape Professionals has announced that the National Hispanic Landscape Alliance (NHLA) has become the Latino Landscape Network. The newly-renamed organization's...
harassment

Public Harassment On The Job? Employer Responsibilities & Liabilities

  A crew member of Mariposa Landscapes, Inc. working in Rancho Mirage, CA made international news last month simply trying to do his job. Why?...
Visa

Employers Flood The DOL With H-2B Visa Applications: This Week’s Industry News

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Case and Team Rubicon

CASE Dealer Equips Team Rubicon with Excavators: This Week’s Industry News

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Ariens to Sell Stens and JThomas, Lawsuit Challenges Lawn Care Ban: This Week’s Industry...

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NHLA Applauds House Bill to Reform H-2B Visa Program

MIAMI, Fla. — The National Hispanic Landscape Alliance (NHLA) applauds the introduction of the Strengthen Employment and Seasonal Opportunities Now Act (H.R. 3918), introduced...
New England Grows|New England GROWS Announces New Dates

New England Grows Offers Seminars for Hispanic Landscape Professionals

BOSTON, Mass. — New England GROWS, scheduled for December 2-4 in Boston, has expanded its programming with a seminar series designed for Spanish-speaking landscape...

NHLA Train the Trainer Program Hits the West Coast

Educational program to take place in Rancho Palos Verdes, Californiafrom August 23-26, 2015

Kawasaki Joins NHLA

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — The Engines Division of Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. has joined in a partnership with the National Hispanic Landscape Alliance, becoming...
Vulcan

Proposed Tax Break For Government Snow Removal Equipment In CA

California Senate Bill 546 proposes an exemption from the state sales and use tax for public entities purchasing dedicated snow removal vehicles.
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.

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Plant pests

USDA Invests $70 Million To Defend Against Plant Pests & Diseases

The USDA is investing $70 million to defend against plant pests and diseases including box tree moth and sudden oak death.

This Spring Will Bring Billions Of Cicadas In Rare Brood Convergence

Fascinating, harmless, yet often annoying to outdoor workers, cicada swarms will be emerging in parts of the U.S. this year. Find out where.

Techo-Bloc Launches 2024 Hardscape Products & Trends

Techo-Bloc's 2024 theme of "Quiet Luxury" seen in new Caffè Crema color, Natural Stone Collection, and Silver Granite color.
McKay Landscape Lighting

Lighting A Lush Landscape

A “Secret Garden” project focuses on plants as highlights.