In early 1958, a scientist turned author by the name of Carson began to write a book focused on the usage of pesticides and their impact on the environment. Shortly after the book “Silent Springs” was published in 1962, it sold over a half million copies in more than 20 countries, and its ideas were … More Earth Day
LMP, Inc. has released its May/June edition of its digital magazine. In this edition we discuss drought, its causes, and its impact on landscape plant materials. Be sure to check out this edition as well as past editions to keep informed on landscape management topics.
It is not unusual for myths to overtake reality often creating more confusion than clarity. We are most often confused during the biannual changing of the clocks, and myths abound when we spring forward and fall back. The most common myth surrounding the Daylight-Saving Time, or DST as it is more commonly referred to, is … More Time keeps on slipping into the future
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National Indoor Plant Week, which occurs the third week of every September, was created to bring awareness to the benefits of having plant material within indoor environments. The suggested benefits include the creation of oxygen, the removal of harmful carbon dioxide, cleaner air and noise reduction – all of which are believed to reduce stress … More National Indoor Plant Week
In today’s backdrop of ever changing consumer demands for products and services where does one find a job that feeds their family that literally transcends into a career that feeds their soul? In this country we have moved through the Industrial Revolution in which we successfully changed how we did things to this latest trend in … More Cutting Grass or Cultivating a Career?
In the landscape profession it is considered to be disconcerting when plant material meets its demise. Was it an irrigation failure? Was the soil inconsistent to the needs of the plant? Too much sun? Too little? The answers to these questions are vital to discerning how to care for other plant materials found in the … More Resurrection Fern
The Suncoast Chapter of the Community Association Institute is hosting a day and trade show on September 15th at the St. Petersburg Coliseum. This event, filled with educational and informational seminars, is a must for Licensed Community Association Managers and members of a community’s Board of Directors. Some of the educational topics include: •The Perfect … More Bringing Community Back!
LMP, Inc. is proud to announce the release of its first digital magazine! The first edition discusses the topics of trimming and hard cut backs, proper mow heights for various grass cultivars, and has an in-depth interview with Orlando Castillo, Jr. as the company celebrates its 25th year providing comprehensive landscape maintenance services throughout Florida. We … More Hear Ye! Hear Ye!
David Bowie, the legendary rock musician who sang about a multitude of human conditions from pressure to the pursuit of fame, left us with a catchy little number called Changes. It is never the actual change but the driving force behind it that piques our curiosity, and, as we announce a staff change at our Ft. … More Ch-ch-ch-ch-Changes