TAG: landscape survey

Bayer survey finds lack of qualified employees is industry’s biggest challenge

October 29, 2018By

Nearly every lawn care company is struggling with a lack of qualified staff in the field, according to a recent survey conducted by Environmental Science, a business unit of Bayer Crop Science. For example, the survey found that four in 10 respondents say a “shallow bench” or not enough team members is the biggest challenge. Forty-two percent of respondents ranked... read more

Installing joy

June 18, 2018By
landscape hardscape install. Photo: NALP/Philippe Nobile Photography

Landscape installation projects rank among the highest in terms of outdoor projects that bring homeowners joy, according to a study by the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) and the National Association of Realtors. The two associations partnered to analyze outdoor residential and commercial projects, why property owners should invest in them and the value these projects bring people—both financially... read more