TAG: advocacy

NALP reveals 2018 award winners for advocacy, community partnership and environmental stewardship

July 30, 2018By

The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) named its 2018 Advocacy, Community Partnership and Environmental Stewardship award winners. NALP presented the awards at its R&R and Legislative Days. Honorees include the following: Jeff Fedorchak, vice president of corporate affairs at TruGreen, received the 2018 Advocacy Award for his work managing NALP’s Public Affairs Advisory Council, his work on pesticide preemption... read more

NALP members visit D.C. to volunteer, lobby

July 25, 2018By

More than 500 members of the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) visited Washington, D.C., for Legislative Days on the Hill and Renewal & Remembrance July 15-17. Legislative Days is NALP’s annual education, networking and lobbying day on Capitol Hill. Renewal & Remembrance—in its 22nd year—is the association’s annual service project during which hundreds of landscape professionals volunteered time and... read more

AmericanHort to host advocacy, policy summit

May 24, 2017By

AmericanHort will host Impact Washington, an advocacy and policy summit, in Washington D.C.. Sept. 12-13. The two-day summit will feature elected leaders, their staff and other policy experts on topics like immigration, farm bill programs affecting horticulture, tax reform and more. “At AmericanHort, advocacy and representation in Washington D.C. are part of our legacy,” said AmericanHort CEO and President Ken... read more