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

Hardscape Solutions: A modernist garden

May 24, 2019By
View of modernist garden spa (Photo: Ledden Palimeno Landscape Co.)

Location: Haddonfield, N.J. Company: Ledden Palimeno Landscape Co. With midcentury modern architecture at the heart of this design, the clients wished to incorporate elements such as a rectangular pool with a quartz finish, a heavy-beam cedar pergola and minimal decking to allow the lawn to be part of the lounge area. Ledden Palimeno Landscape Co. landed the job through a... read more

Inside the National Collegiate Landscape Competition

May 22, 2019By

NC State University’s Lee Ivy offers an inside look at the National Collegiate Landscape Competition and how it helps prepare the next generation of green industry professionals. read more

Work to do: Tackling the industry’s labor shortage

May 20, 2019By
Photo: Marshall Evan Photography

How companies, manufacturers and industry pros are tackling landscaping's labor shortage. 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