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NCLC heads to BYU

The National Collegiate Landscape Competition (formerly Student Career Days) will take place March 15-18 at BYU in Provo, Utah. This is the second time the competition has been held at BYU, Provo — the first was in 2006.

This year, approximately 800 horticulture and landscape students from approximately 60 schools will test their skills in 28, real-world, competitive events, and interview with landscape, lawn care, tree care, irrigation, and other companies at the Career Fair, which will be held on Thursday, March 16.

“We encourage all industry companies who are looking for new talent to participate in the career fair and watch the students compete in the events,” said Sabeena Hickman, CAE, NALP CEO. “This is the biggest career event in the industry and it is amazing to have the support of so many companies and industry suppliers.”

The National Collegiate Landscape Competition is supported by sponsors STIHL, Inc. (Platinum); JOHN DEERE (Gold); Caterpillar Inc., Gravely, Husqvarna (SILVER) and Anchor, Belgard, BrightView, Ewing, Hunter, Kawasaki, One Grounds Management, Proven Winners, SiteOne Landscape Supply, and the Toro Company (Bronze).

For more information about event sponsorships, securing a booth at the Career Fair, or registering for the event, visit www.landscapecompetition.org, or contact Anna Walraven at anna@landscapeprofessionals.org or 800-395-2522.

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