Tag: social media

John Deere Brock Purdy

John Deere & Brock Purdy Team Up To Find Chief Tractor Officer

From now until April 29, 2024, John Deere & Brock Purdy will be on the lookout for JD's first ever Chief Tractor Officer.
Lawn Striping Contest Winner, Orlando Chavez

Turf’s Lawn Striping Contest Winner: Orlando Chávez!

Hard work, creativity, and 532 votes combined to make Detroit resident Orlando Chávez the winner of the inaugural Turf Lawn Striping Contest!
ESCS aggregates

Making Soil A Stormwater Sponge

Engineering soil with ESCS aggregates can can help keep rainfall onsite, reduce erosion, and enhance plantings.
Trady

Trady Launches Website Creator For Landscape Professionals

Trady launches a new website creator for landscape business owners to streamline operations while on the go.

Docuseries Celebrates Iconic Trees, Promotes Tree Health

In Rain Bird's "Tree Stories" series, Elliott Bambrough travels the country in search of trees with unique histories and science.
volunteer lawn care

He Wants You To Mow Their Lawn

I Want To Mow Your Lawn, Inc. is a non-profit organization that recruits landscaping professionals to provide no-cost, tip-free and socially-distanced lawn mowing and other yard care services for seniors, military veterans, disabled persons and those in underprivileged communities.
marketing budget

Marketing Your Business For 2021

How do you use the potentially slow time between December through February? If you have a snow removal service, you’re busy with the white...
technology

Let Technology Do The Work To Grow Your Landscape Business

  Today’s homeowner is looking for a high level of customer service and technology can help. According to a study by PwC, 86% of today’s...
business tips for lawn care pros

Six Essential Tips To Grow Your Lawn Care Business

Although providing high quality work is a must, any lawn care business owner can attest that delivering great work and staying on budget is...
summer job

Friday Funny: This Summer, Work Smarter, Not Harder

Most bosses would be less than pleased with an employee who hangs out at the zoo in a lawn chair all day, posting on...
securing customers

Fly-By-Night Guys Aren’t Taking Your Business

By Jake Hundley From the Spring 2019 Issue Does this sound familiar? “Hey John, we won’t be continuing lawn services with you. We’ve found someone that...
lawn care business

9 Marketing Tips To Prepare Your Lawn Care Business For Spring

By Jake Hundley As 2018 winds down and we move into the new year, it’s time to start thinking about taxes, winter services, new...
Social media apps

How To Target Your Audience On Social Media

Social media can be a valuable tool — if you’re using it properly.
listening

Understanding Feedback On Social Media

One of the most valuable functions of social media is that it opens the door to an ongoing dialogue with your customers. On Facebook,...

Posting The Right Content On Social Media

When it comes to what you post — that's where a lot of folks go wrong. As Diller mentioned, landscape contractors often just re-post...
Why You Need a 24/7/365 Employee Recruiting Plan

Why You Need A 24/7/365 Employee Recruiting Plan

There's no magic bullet for solving the worsening labor problem in the U.S., no single fix that you can rely upon to fill your...
8 Signs It’s Time for a Website Redesign

8 Signs It’s Time For A Website Redesign

As a Generation X kid, I remember my first pair of Bugle Boy jeans. The zipper pockets and elastic around the ankles made me...
The 8 Biggest Blogging Fails of Landscape Companies

Is It Worth Your Time And Effort To Blog?

Five landscape company posts that may change your mind about starting your own blog.
5 Digital Marketing Tips

5 Digital Marketing Tips

Use these tips to help your business with digital marketing strategies.
Tech Escape: Facebook’s Massive Green Roof

Tech Escape: Facebook’s Massive Green Roof

If there are any employees who sit hunched over computers for many hours each day, it has to be those who work for Facebook....
Buddleia Violet

Outsmarting Invasives

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

Arbor Day: Canopy Report Reveals America’s Favorite Tree & More

On this Arbor Day 2024, did you know that If trees could talk, Americans would want them to sound like Morgan Freeman? This and more serious statistics can be found in the "The Canopy Report," a new consumer report on how America sees trees by The Arbor Day Foundation.

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®.
Natural Swimming Pools & Ponds

Natural Swimming Pools & Ponds

Landscape design, Nature, and recreation all meet in this stunning and fun eco-alternative.
Backyard Makeover

Attractive Accessibility: Bobcat’s Backyard Makeover

Julie Rummer of Turlock, CA now has her wheelchair-accessible dream backyard thanks to the Bobcat backyard makeover contest!
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.
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.