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Creating an outside space for you and your dog

Last updated: 05/11/2018

Dogs may be man (or woman’s) best friend but, depending on the breed, they are not always the keen gardener’s best mate. We’ve all seen pictures of muddy canines cheerfully...

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Monetary milestones

Last updated: 05/11/2018

It’s not uncommon for teenagers to mow lawns part time to earn spending money or contribute to a college fund. However, 17-year-old RJ Duarte managed to turn his part-time lawn...

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Environmental Enhancements, Inc. Becomes LandOpt Contractor

Last updated: 05/11/2018

Environmental Enhancements, Inc. (EEI) has joined the LandOpt Contractor Network, becoming a Powered by LandOpt landscape contractor in the DC metro area market. Founded in...

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ZTRs vs stand-ons: What’s right for your company?

Last updated: 05/11/2018

Editor’s note: This is part one of a two-part series. Mower Matchup was created to delve into the pros and cons of various mower features and provide a comprehensive look at...

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Weed Watch: The Top 10 Worst Cities for Weeds and Lawn Disease in 2018

Last updated: 05/10/2018

The National Association of Landscape Professionals kicks off National Lawn Care Month in April by forecasting the cities that will be most affected by lawn threats this spring...

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NALP-Approved Workers Compensation Program

Last updated: 05/10/2018

Now Available to NALP Members NALP is proud to announce a new partnership with the highest rated (A++XV) national workers compensation carrier, Berkshire Hathaway Homestate...

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Grasses galore - Lawn & Landscape

Last updated: 05/10/2018

Before dating or marrying a landscaper, people might enter into the relationship with some misconceptions on what a landscaping job entails. “You hear landscaper and think...

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7 Steps to Saying Good Bye to Weeds (Forever!)

Last updated: 05/10/2018

Effective weed control is much more than spraying; in fact, the very best “herbicide” is a vigorous, healthy stand of turfgrass. The biggest factor is controlling weeds in your...

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How to ID turf diseases

Last updated: 05/10/2018

When the ‘disease triangle’ is present in a lawn, problems can crop up. Turf disease isn’t only an unsightly nuisance for homeowners. It can also be extremely damaging for lawns...

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Green Pest Solutions' Operations Manager Wins Patriots Award

Last updated: 05/10/2018

Tim Clowney recognized by the Employer Support of the Army Reserve and National Guard for his hiring and support of members of the military. We all owe a tremendous amount of...

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