The growing popularity of mulch-blowing machines could threaten jobs in the landscaping industry, according to this article. "Each mechanized mulch blowing machine that's out there is essentially replacing 20-plus general labor employees," said Josh Skolnick, founder and CEO of Monster Tree Service. But Shawn Casey, CEO of Finn, said the advancements in machinery allow his company to create better-paying jobs, as it is hiring skilled laborers such as welders.

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