TAG: Loving

Grow with Grunder: The Loving way

January 14, 2020By
Charlotte, N.C., skyline (Photo: Kruck20/iStock / Getty Images Plus/Getty Images)

My team at The Grow Group, the green industry consultancy I run, is busy now putting the finishing touches on our annual conference. Scheduled for Feb. 24-26 in Charlotte, N.C., Grow! 2020 will bring together landscape pros from around the country for three days of interactive programming focused on real-world solutions to the challenges owners and their teams face. We’ll... read more

Loving becomes one of the largest sod farming operations in the US

January 10, 2020By

One of Landscape Management‘s “fastest growing landscaping companies” is expanding again with the recent acquisition of H&H Sod Farm located in Orlando, Fla. “Although our company has been built solely through organic growth rather than acquisitions, we found that the shared values and belief in fostering strong communities made this opportunity a natural fit,” said Mike Haynes, founder and CEO... read more

Marty Grunder’s Grow Group: GROW! 2020 Annual Conference

December 22, 2019By

February 24–26 Charlotte, NC Spots are going fast! Register today to secure yours. Next month, success-minded landscape pros from around the country will descend on Charlotte for GROW! 2020 and three days of interactive programming led by some of the sharpest and most inspiring leaders inside and outside the green industry. With learning tracks designed for owners and for team... read more

The ultimate mission

November 26, 2018By
Loving's crews (Photo: Loving)

When Mike Haynes began mowing his neighbors’ lawns in middle school for extra spending money, he didn’t exactly have a passion for cutting grass. But fast-forward 20 years and Haynes will tell you that, today, passion is the main driver behind nearly every aspect of his landscape company. Even its name, Loving, was inspired by the care, commitment and joy... read more