TAG: Legislation

Signed Georgia law will protect users against regulations on gas-powered blowers

May 9, 2023By

The bill protects consumer choice and prevents two sets of standards for gas blowers and electric blowers. read more

NALP to host two Legislative Days to advocate for Farm Bill and H-2B

March 29, 2023By

The association will host two separate events to target two key priorities individually. read more

California to phase out new gas-powered small engines

October 12, 2021By

California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a bill to phase out the sale of new gas-powered small off-road engines found in outdoor power equipment. read more

What’s ahead for the landscape industry in 2021

December 1, 2020By
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Britt Wood and Andrew Bray, vice president, government relations, of the National Association of Landscape Professionals, look ahead to 2021 — the Jan. 5 Senate runoff in Georgia and its potential impact the landscape industry, and how the organization is approaching federal and local legislation in the coming year. read more

Profit Power: Stop waiting for immigration reform

May 20, 2019By

LM columnist Jeffrey Scott explains how landscape company owners can take control of their labor situation with recruiting and a strong financial strategy. read more

Five Questions: Mike Caprio

April 19, 2019By
Mike Caprio (Photo: Seth Jones)

Mike Caprio Regional business consultant Lawn Doctor, Holmdel, N.J. 1. What all does your job entail, and do you enjoy it? I provide business, agronomy, financial and human resources support to our franchisees in the Southeast. With over 50 years of experience in the industry, Lawn Doctor offers custom lawn care solutions to residential and business consumers. I’ve been with... read more