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The Podscape

The Podscape

By Eric Jones
Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software.
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Do You Know How To Prune?
In this episode The Turf Teacher talks about pruning and the individuals out there who don't know how to do it. It all starts with knowing your plant materials and the plant science behind them. Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
35:45
March 23, 2021
I Don't Need Worker's Compensation!
In this episode The Turf Teacher vents about solo operators saying they don't need Worker's Compensation or General Liability and that they pay their one helper under the table. You are asking for a disaster if you don't get insured or withhold taxes from your employer. Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
19:05
March 17, 2021
What's in My Sketchbook?
In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses what type of sketchbook he uses and the other type of drawing media to keep around to sketch on. Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
19:29
March 16, 2021
What Should We Be Doing?
In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses with Stanley the Dirt Monkey Genadek what we should be doing to get a jump start on the season with LMN Software. Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
12:23
March 15, 2021
Social Media Marketing
In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses social media marketing and the types of content we should be producing for organic and inorganic posts. Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
01:04:16
March 12, 2021
Pesticide Management
In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses what pesticide management and calculates some pesticide math problems. Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
01:04:34
March 11, 2021
Label Calculations
In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses what you need to know to correctly calculate the label rate for any given fertilize or pesticide. The number one reason we have a pesticide failure is not miscalculating the label rate but misidentifying the pest. Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
55:42
March 10, 2021
Managing Risk
In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses risk management and how you can protect your green industry and construction business with a great group of NC Licensed General Contractors. Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
01:02:29
March 9, 2021
Working With Subcontractors
In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses how to find the right subcontractor and what to expect from them. Subcontractors can be a very good asset to any green industry company. Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
36:04
March 8, 2021
Landscape Employees
In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses employee management for green industry companies. This is always a topic of discussion at any convention, continuing education class or landscape conversation and Turf Teacher gives you his take on it. Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
55:52
March 5, 2021
Client Relationships
In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses the difference between a customer and a client and the relationships we have with them on a landscape construction project. Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
29:34
March 4, 2021
Landscape Scheduling
In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses landscape scheduling and how important it is to getting paid. Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
29:12
March 3, 2021
Crepe Murder or Pollarding?
In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses controversial topic of "Crepe Murder." Is it bad for the tree? Should the tree have been planted there in the first place? You make the call and get the Turf Teacher's take on it. Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
33:42
March 3, 2021
Business Vision 2020 Tour
In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses the Business Vision 2020 Tour dates for NCLCLB CEU's as well as how you can earn them online and every Thursday night via Zoom. Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
19:11
March 2, 2021
Tools of Landscape Design
In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses tools for landscape design and landscape architecture. From sketchbooks to trash paper and Pentel Sign Pens Turf Teacher tells you everything in his pencil pouch. Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
29:37
February 20, 2021
Snow Removal Services
In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses contracts, retainers and mobilization charges for snow removal services. Preparation is key for any inclement weather occurrence and dry runs need to be made prior to the event. Listen to the Turf Teacher to get you fired up for cold days work. Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
31:03
February 18, 2021
Landscape Contracts 2
In this episode The Turf Teacher continues discussing contracts for commercial and residential landscape work to include required elements, provisions and breach of contract. This is part 2 from the previous episode. Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
34:33
February 17, 2021
Landscape Contracts
In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses contracts for commercial and residential landscape work to include required elements, provisions and breach of contract. Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
39:28
February 12, 2021
Landscape Bidding & Estimating
In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses bidding and estimating for commercial landscape work. Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
38:11
February 11, 2021
Legal Landscaper
In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses legal requirements after securing the contract with the owner. Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
25:56
February 10, 2021
Obtaining Landscape Work with Contracts
In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses obtaining work with direct procurement, competitive negotiation or competitive bidding and becoming the prime contractor and securing the contract with the owner. Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
28:49
February 9, 2021
Commercial Landscape Installation
In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses how to enter the world of commercial landscape construction and installation. From bid bonds to commercial general liability and waiting 60 days for payment you'll get the information you need to get started.  Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
26:54
February 8, 2021
Meeting the Clients!
Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses meeting the clients and what to take with you to the site visit and what to leave with. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
27:21
February 7, 2021
Green Industry Marketing
Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses having a marketing plan, defining your vision, promotional materials and organizing the sales process. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
42:10
February 6, 2021
Do You Have the Time?
Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses time management, delegation and the tools necessary to help you run your green industry business. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
26:48
February 5, 2021
CEO or Sole Proprietor
Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses the differences between LLC's, C Corporations, S Corporations and Sole Proprietorships. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
33:04
February 4, 2021
Do You Have a Plan?
Coming at you live from America's Podcast Studio, Eric "The Turf Teacher" Jones. The Landscape Contractor and Green Industry Platform for success, this is "The Podscape" brought to you by LMN Software. In this episode The Turf Teacher discusses the rewards and challenges of being a green industry entrepreneur and why you need to have a business plan. It's having companies within your company. Check out www.turfteacher.com for more information on how you can earn your irrigation, landscape and pesticide credits all online or in person. We also have a Christmas Lighting class coming to a town near you! For more information on LMN Software and to try it out free visit www.golmn.com/free and use referral code 8957743.
36:27
February 2, 2021
The Podscape Introduction
The debut episode of The Podscape by Eric the Turf Teacher Jones brought to you by LMN Software discusses what the podcast is all about. We bring you life lessons and landscape lectures directly from the podium and from jobsites. So welcome to The Podscape and get ready to be elevated and educated on green industry topics.
21:18
February 2, 2021