Legislative Days On The Hill

July 15, 2019By

Join the National Association of Landscape Professionals at Legislative Days 2019. Attendees will: Learn more about the industry’s key issues that affect your bottom line; Team up with other industry professionals on the Hill to speak with your legislators; and Become a more effective advocate on both the national and local stages. Learn more. read more

Road trip roundup

March 22, 2019By and
Photo: Clara Richter

The LM staff hit the road in February, covering events in Phoenix, Washington, D.C., and more. The first stop was the Aspire User Conference, held in Phoenix, Feb. 6-8. The inaugural event aimed to help Aspire clients better use the software and technology to run their businesses more efficiently. It did this through presentations from industry experts and group activities.... read more

NALP launches package insurance program for members

March 20, 2019By

The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) has partnered with AXIS Insurance and Rancho Mesa to offer NALP members a package insurance program that provides coverage on general liability, commercial auto, property, inland marine and crime. The program also includes: NALP & accreditation premium discounts; direct bill, monthly GL reporting pay plan and monthly pay on all over coverage; landscape... read more

National Collegiate Landscape Competition

March 20, 2019By

The National Association of Landscape Professionals‘ (NALP) annual collegiate career event and competition, the National Collegiate Landscape Competition, will take place March 20 – 23, at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colo. This year, more than 750 horticulture and landscape students from more than 60 schools will test their skills in 29 real-world, competitive events. They will also have the... read more

NALP: Online Technician Training

March 1, 2019By

Three online training classes for your technicians focused on maintenance, installation and irrigation are now open. They are self-paced, online courses that can be taken from the comfort of your own facility or home. You can purchase classes separately or all together. Classes include videos, interactive diagrams and quizzes. The online classes help prepare technicians for the Landscape Industry Certified... read more

NALP appoints Carol Keeling as interim CEO

February 21, 2019By

The National Association of Landscape Professionals’ (NALP) board of directors has named Carol Keeling as interim chief executive officer. Keeling will begin her new role effective immediately. Keeling succeeds Sabeena Hickman, who served as CEO of the association for more than a decade before announcing her resignation earlier this month to pursue other opportunities. She will also continue to serve as... read more