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NALP’s Landscapes 2017
to feature speciality summits

The specialty summits will share case studies and strategies from top landscape contractors and include education from industry consultants such as Jeffrey Scott, Phil Harwood, Real Green Systems, Bartlett Tree Experts and national experts from organizations like Houzz. >>More

Related: Consultant Jeffrey Scott to host workshop in conjunction with Landscapes 2017
NALP, Harvest Group to
bring HR workshop to California

The human resources workshop, titled the People Academy Live, was developed to help landscape and lawn care contractors grow their businesses, reduce stress, decrease liability and have a good work/life balance. Get the full story. >>More
>People on the Move: Davey promotes three; Aspire adds staff; Ruppert adds new vp; and more from Blount International, Ewing, Otterbine Barebo and Monrovia
TURF+
ORNAMENTAL
CO2 conference finalizes dates,
speakers for second annual event

During the CO2 owner’s summit, speakers will share their experience and expertise on a range of topics including technician recruitment and retention, lead tracking and management and cutting-edge training techniques. >>More
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MOWING+
MAINTENANCE
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Photo: Stihl Brush up on
chainsaw safety

Don’t let yourself fall into complacency during chainsaw operation. Here are some tips for chainsaw kickback prevention to keep in mind. >>More
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Kawasaki Precise, Powerful, SAE Certified.
Kawasaki Critical Power engines are SAE Certified for accurate horsepower. They are rated per SAE J2723 so you get all the hard-working capacity. Kawasaki is the first turf engine to apply such a high rating standard, achieve third-party power verification, and deliver SAE Certified performance.
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Photo: Wac WAC Landscape Lighting releases LED Landscape bollards
The LED bollards include the Tower and the Scoop styles, which were designed to illuminate and accent landscapes, walkways, courtyards, pool areas and parking areas. >>More
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Little Beaver Mini-trenchers make life easier for landscape contractors.
Mini-trenchers quickly dig clean, narrow trenches and are compact enough to use just about anywhere. These powerful machines dig trenches up to 4 inches wide with cutting depths up to 12 inches.
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IRRIGATION+
WATER MANAGEMENT
IA Certification Board
updates CID landscape program

The Irrigation Association’s Certification Board is reducing the number of required exams for the landscape track of the certified irrigation designer program. >>More
SNOW+
ICE MANAGEMENT
Boss rolls out new equipment
accessories, walk-behind spreaders

Its new Pre-Wet System, Pro-Lid and D-Force are now available as optional equipment. Further expanding the lineup, Boss now offers a line of walk-behind spreaders for smaller jobs and new plow options, like the skid-steer SK12 Box Plow and Tractor Plows. Learn more about the new additions. >>More
ON THE RECORD Insights from LM's editors and landscape industry leaders
Leading How do you sustain company momentum? Reward results
The optimum economic reward systems are not one-dimensional, but instead may incorporate discretionary, individual and team elements. Bill Dellecker explains. >>More
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