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4 Ways to Deal with Rising Gas Prices

4 Ways to Deal with Rising Gas Prices

Around the country, landscapers are continually facing rising gas prices. At press time, fuel prices were at an all-time high in many parts of the country.

As a fuel-powered industry (not only for trucks and vehicles but also for equipment), these costs have...

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How Farmside Landscape & Design, Inc, Tracks Equipment Data with Asset

Keeping track of your tangible assets is an incredibly important aspect of running a landscaping business. After labor, equipment is your number two expense. Even so, many landscape business owners fail to effectively track their vehicle and equipment expenses. This can make it difficult to making...

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Giving Back: INCLUDE’s Miles Kuperus Volunteers Renewal & Remembrance

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Renewal & Remembrance event, hosted annually by the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP). Having grown up in the Green Industry, this is an event that our Systems Architect Miles Kuperus has been involved with since his childhood. 

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Summertime Lawn and Landscaping Challenges to Prepare your Clients for Now

Each season brings its own set of lawn and landscaping needs—and challenges—and summer is no different. While we often think of summer as a time of relaxation—perhaps a chance to spend time at the pool or beach—for the lawn or landscape, summer can be a time of multiple threats. 

From scorching...

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In-Person Industry Events are Back—and We’re Ready for It!

The COVID-19 pandemic has created so many challenges for business owners over the past year. But for the Green Industry, business never really slowed down! If anything, many lawn and landscape business owners told us that they were busier than usual this past year. 

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Going Virtual: The Advent of Virtual Events

With the rise of the Covid-19 pandemic creating a need to social distance and forcing a limit on large gatherings, many planned conferences and events were left scrambling to figure out what to do next. Rather than cancel altogether, many chose to shift to a virtual model. This has created the...

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A.I. and Landscape Business Management Software: Making it Easier Than Ever

Artificial Intelligence (or “A.I.”) is defined as the theory and the development of computer systems that are able to perform tasks which normally require human intelligence. A.I. is everywhere and it is undoubtedly revolutionizing the world we live in.

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Beware of Ransomware in 2017 – 10 Tips

10 Tips to Protect Your Landscape Company’s Computers and Devices

Can you imagine, you turn on your Smartphone to check your email and read the news—only to get a strange message telling you that you’ve one hour to send $500 to an unfamiliar email in order to unlock your phone? And if you don’t pay...

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5 Ways You Can Save Money with Year End Tax Deductions

After the holidays are over and we’ve rung in the New Year, it’ll be time to make an appointment with your accountant. Did you know that a part of the IRS tax code allows you deduct on your year-end equipment purchases?

It’s called Section 179.

When you add your equipment purchase deductions and...

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9 New Year’s Resolutions for Your Landscaping Company in 2017

It’s that time of year again. Dust off the books and see how you did last year and what you can do to improve your company’s sustainability in 2017.

What New Year’s resolutions do you have in place to take your company to the next level?

To help you get started, here are nine New Year’s resolutions...

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