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Franchising: What you need to know Posted on 14 Jan 2020 in the 0120 & Current Issue & Turf+Ornamental Care categories.

“You’ve got to work on your business, not in your business,” says Benjamin Schoot, a franchisee with The Grounds Guys in Myrtle Beach, S.C. “The longer you’re on a truck,... Read more»

Time well-spent at the LM Growth Summit Posted on 14 Jan 2020 in the 0120 & Cover story & Current Issue categories.

“If you’re not here, you’re missing out” seems to be the consensus from attendees of the 2019 LM Growth Summit. “Anyone who has thought about attending and hasn’t should reconsider... Read more»

Small trenchers and augers Posted on 10 Jan 2020 in the 1219 & Design/Build+Installation & Featured categories.

Earth movers like trenchers and augers can be used for endless design/build tasks. But as equipment manufacturers can attest, landscapers increasingly want land movers with a smaller footprint and more... Read more»

LM 2019 Industry Pulse: Labor report Posted on 24 Dec 2019 in the 1219 & Featured & The Industry Pulse categories.

LM Industry Pulse survey respondents say 2019 was a good year for business but a struggle to find people to help complete jobs. Read more»

LM travel log: November 2019 Posted on 23 Dec 2019 in the 1219 & Today's Green Industry News categories.

November proved to be another busy month for the Landscape Management editorial team members. LM Associate Editor Sarah Webb had the opportunity to take part in the Kioti dealer event... Read more»

Pythium blight: often a case of mistaken identity Posted on 23 Dec 2019 in the 1219 & Turf+Ornamental Care categories.

With Pythium blight, it’s often a case of mistaken identity, says Jim Kerns, Ph.D., associate professor of etiology, epidemiology and management of warm- and cool-season grass diseases at North Carolina... Read more»