TAG: Cool Planet

Explore the benefits of biological fertilizers

February 20, 2019By

Biological fertilizers enhance turf’s growth and vitality, experts say. read more

People on the Move: Rotolo Consultants makes changes to leadership team; Cool Planet adds to its board of directors

January 9, 2019By

Rotolo Consultants, Inc. (RCI) made several changes to its leadership structure. Jodi Corey, who first joined RCI in 1979, will now take on the position of vice president of operations — construction. Prior to this promotion, Corey oversaw RCI’s landscape construction division. Brandt Martin has been promoted from vice president — maintenance to senior vice president of operations — maintenance.... read more

Cool Planet: Cool Terra Organic

October 30, 2018By

Cool Terra® Organic is a biochar-based, durable, organic material designed and engineered using our proprietary Engineered Biocarbon™ technology to improve soil quality. Through cation and anion exchange capacity, extensive porosity, and high surface area, Cool Terra can increase water and nutrient retention, add structure to the soil, and provide an environment for microbial growth. Cool Terra has been shown to... read more

Cool Planet and Denver Botanic Gardens form partnership

May 30, 2018By

Cool Planet partnered with Denver Botanic Gardens to conduct trials of Cool Planet’s soil enhancement product, Cool Terra, at the Gardens’ York Street location. “This year, we are testing Cool Terra in various types of gardens, such as annuals in sun and shade, annuals in containers, vegetables, perennials in challenging locations and new plantings,” said Sarada Krishnan, director of horticulture... read more

People on the Move: Davey vp, TPI communications manager retire; more from PBI, Hartney Greymount, Cool Planet, Ruppert

April 26, 2017By

Steve Marshall, executive vice president and assistant to the president, retired after 40 years of service to The Davey Tree Expert Co. Marshall, who retired April 1, started his career with Davey in the Akron office in 1977 as a lawn care technician. Rising through the ranks, he eventually joined the corporate office and became a key member of the executive... read more

People on the Move: Shilan steps down from NJLCA; New hires and promotion at Unique Lighting, Toro, Davey and more

January 25, 2017By

Jody Shilan is stepping down as executive director of the New Jersey Landscape Contractors Association (NJLCA) to “focus his energies working as an industry consultant, speaker and writer on a full-time basis,” according to a press release. Shilan, an LM Editorial Advisory Board member who writes a membership-based website FromDesign2Build.com, says that under his direction the organization became “a more professional, more social... read more