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  1. Business Operations
    Hey Everyone Im putting together a list of resources that can be helpful to employees and another for contractors. Ive notice guys over the years talk about the different videos they watch on YouTube and I try to give them as much info as I can on different resources to utilize when trying to...
  2. Power Washing
    Great to Post, have not been around in a long while. Great to See Lawn site doing well. Anyone need help exterior cleaning check out my facebook Page
  3. Business Operations
    According to a consumer survey by the National Association of Landscape Professionals, the majority of Americans lack basic knowledge about how to properly care for and maintain their lawns. What do you think?
  4. NALP
    1. What are your general go-to education events? 2. What was the single piece of education that helped you get started?
  5. Golf Forum
    With the season starting to wind down (especially up north!) the trade show and educational season starts. Which regional and national conferences will you attend this year? Personally I'm really excited to see the Ohio Turfgrass show growing again. That was a staple for the middle states...
  6. General Industry Discussions
    Anyone know of some good landscaping or lawn maintenance books out there? Always like to brush up on material and there are a lot out there but I'm just curious which ones are good. Thanks for the help
  7. Starting a Lawn Care Business
    Lawncare books: 1. Professional Planting Design: An Architectural and Horticultural Approach for Creating Mixed Bed Plantings (2007) - New $70, Asking $10 2. Landscaping: Principles & Practices (Sixth Edition) (2004) (Landscaping Contractor Exam Book) - New $227.95, Asking $40 3. This Old House...
  8. Hardscaping
    I am looking to start into hardscapes.... looking on where to begin? What classes, education, certifications are available to get started? I am extremely green and am just looking for some direction to get educated. Any input will be greatly appreciated.... Thanks in advance...
  9. Sports Field Maintenance
    I am currently enrolled part time at the university of illinois, bias aside, do you feel that the U of I has a reputable turf grass program? In short, would this program provide me with skills that you as an employer would respect? Thank you, Jake
  10. Lawn Mowing
    How likely am I to get a decent job if I graduate from the University of Illinois with a degree in turf management? I know this may be asking a very vague question but people are always telling me that "if you graduate from the u of I you will get a job". I just want to know what you as...
  11. Landscape Lighting
    I have been looking to set myself apart from the others in my area for a while. I was given the suggestion of trying to offer irrigation, or landscape lighting as a service. I decided against irrigation, because no one around here cares about it, and i think lighting is much better to look at...
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