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

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

Final push for H-2B reform for 2019 season

February 20, 2019By

On Jan. 25, Congress and the president reached an agreement to reopen the government for 21 days. read more

Hardscape Solutions: Revealing a view

February 19, 2019By
Overlooking balcony (Photo: Custom Greenscaping)

Custom Greenscaping revealed a beautiful view of a river and country club at the back of this commercial property. read more

NALP creates apprenticeship program

February 13, 2019By

The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) created the Landscape Management Apprenticeship Program. The program, which is registered by the U.S. Department of Labor, offers job seekers a path to a new career in the industry through a paid apprenticeship with a professional landscape company. “Apprenticeship programs are the golden ticket to recruiting and retaining top-tier talent,” said Henriksen. “Offering... read more

NALP Workforce Summit

February 12, 2019By

The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) will host its first-ever national Workforce Summit, bringing business leaders together to strategize ways to deal with the industry’s workforce shortage, in Alexandria, Va., Feb. 12-13, 2019. Organized through the association’s Industry Growth Initiative, the two-day summit will identify solutions for the green industry to compete in the tight national labor market. Guest... read more