White pick up truck plowing snow

Snow removal contracts are a popular way for landscaping companies to maintain staffing levels over the winter and ensure year-round income. However, when it comes to getting insurance, snow is a four-letter word. This article outlines why insurance has become such a challenge for snow removal companies and lets you in on one way that…

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Pick up truck with plow in snow

If you take snow removal contracts to keep your landscaping income from freezing during the winter, you know all too well that plowing insurance is getting more difficult to obtain and more expensive to carry. A formal, documented training program is an excellent way to deal with a host of challenges in the landscaping trade, including obtaining…

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Landscapers in Group Training

Lawn & Landscape’s 2017 State of the Industry report, published last October, states that more than three-quarters (77 per cent) of landscape contractors believe a lack of quality employees hinders their company’s growth. What’s the answer? According to the three companies we feature in this article, employee education and training courses offer a competitive advantage when…

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The State of Labor in the Green Industry - What to Know

LMN, the partner company of Greenius, recently surveyed its users to forecast the state of the green industry. While the general outlook remains positive heading into 2022, skilled labor and labor retention in the green industry is a significant topic of interest as North America navigates the current labor shortage. LMN’s survey had 92% of companies…

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