TAG: A.I.R. Lawn Care

Maryland LCOs, officials stew on county pesticide ban

January 19, 2015By

Nearly 300 people gathered at the Montgomery County (Md.) Council chamber for a public hearing on a proposed ban of nonessential pesticides, according to The Gazette. Introduced by Montgomery County Council President George Leventhal, the bill bans the use of nonessential pesticides from lawns and certain public green spaces. “Reactions to the proposal among the first 40 speakers were strong and... read more

Photo slideshow: PLANET’s GIC underway

October 24, 2013By

The Professional Landcare Network’s (PLANET) Green Industry Conference (GIC) commenced Wednesday in Louisville, Ky., in hand with the GIE+EXPO. Along with the PLANET Gives Back volunteer event, a kickoff event and welcome reception, several workshops also were hosted at the Louisville Marriott Downtown on the first day of the conference. Visit PLANET’s website for a full listing of events at... read more

A Cut Above: A.I.R. Lawn Care

August 16, 2012By

Zack Kline, 23, exudes enthusiasm when he speaks about his company, A.I.R. Lawn Care, based in Montgomery County, Md. His 1-year-old business is green in more ways than one: A.I.R. stands for “atmosphere improvement and renewal.” The company is living up to its name with its battery-powered handheld equipment, solar-paneled truck and an electric commercial-grade mower. The idea for the... read more