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Upcoming Events

Leadership Academy | NALP

September 15-18, 2019

Looking for industry specific leadership and business management training at a world-class institution? Then the Leadership Academy is for you or for your rising stars.

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October 15-18, 2019

The largest lawn care and landscape education event in the country, produced by the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP), in Louisville.

Meet Our Members

Meet Dan Stearns, NALP Member and Outstanding Educator of the Year

Portrait of Dan Sterns standing in front of a mountain range.

Dan Stearns, professor emeritus of landscape contracting at Penn State University, first got a taste of being an educator while in graduate school. He knew it was something he would enjoy as a profession. While the right opportunity didn’t come around for another 12 years, Stearns says his time spent in the industry, working as […]

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The Latest

4 Landscape Services In Demand

Maintenance is a bread-and-butter service that has sustained many landscape companies through good times and bad. In fact, 36 percent of contractors answering an NALP survey say maintenance will bring in the most revenue for their businesses this year. Also, 37 percent of landscape professionals say maintenance is their fastest growing service. But there are […]

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Meet Dan Stearns, NALP Member and Outstanding Educator of the Year

Portrait of Dan Sterns standing in front of a mountain range.

Dan Stearns, professor emeritus of landscape contracting at Penn State University, first got a taste of being an educator while in graduate school. He knew it was something he would enjoy as a profession. While the right opportunity didn’t come around for another 12 years, Stearns says his time spent in the industry, working as […]

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A Look Inside Landscape Companies Using an Apprenticeship Program

Landscape Gardeners Laying Turf For New Lawn

Americans are turning to apprenticeships to develop a much-needed workforce. An apprenticeship is a system of training a new generation of skilled crafts practitioners. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, more than 5 million people will be trained through apprenticeships in 1,000 industries over the next five years. And the landscape industry is part […]

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Pricing for the Green Industry

Member Price: $80.00
Nonmember Price: $120.00

Employee Compensation Report

Member Price: $99.00
Nonmember Price: $150.00

Training Manual for Maintenance Technicians

Member Price: $70.00
Nonmember Price: $105.00