TAG: Earth Day

Stepping up to serve the community

April 25, 2013By
TechScape Landscape

The Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) Day of Service took place April 22. This year’s theme was Come Alive Outside to showcase the positive effects green spaces have on peoples’ lives. The program, which coincides with Earth Day, is designed to encourage landscape and lawn care companies to give back to their communities. PLANET provides tools to help them successfully plan,... read more

More photos from PLANET Day of Service

April 23, 2013By

Here are some more shots of Hemlock Landscapes and the 135th Company of Ohio National Guard in action during Day of Service yesterday. Nicely done! —Beth Geraci . read more

A PLANET Day of Service project in action

April 22, 2013By

What a great morning it’s been. Hemlock Landscapes, based in Chagrin Falls, Ohio, invited me along as they participated in the Professional Landcare Network’s (PLANET’s) Day of Service event. Hemlock donated staff, time and materials to the project, which involved sprucing up the grounds of the Ohio Army National Guard’s 135th Military Police Co. National Guard troops worked alongside Hemlock staff, together... read more

PLANET Day of Service Celebrates Earth Day

April 14, 2012By

The Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) has announced that plans are well underway for its Day of Service on April 20. The nationwide event allows lawn and landscape companies to perform volunteer projects in their communities. The projects vary and include caring for properties associated with charities and nonprofits, such as the Boys & Girls Clubs and Habitat for Humanity, as well as... read more

PLANET Day of Service Celebrates Earth Day

April 14, 2012By

The Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) has announced that plans are well underway for its Day of Service on April 20. The nationwide event allows lawn and landscape companies to perform volunteer projects in their communities. The projects vary and include caring for properties associated with charities and nonprofits, such as the Boys & Girls Clubs and Habitat for Humanity, as well as... read more

PLANET deems service day a success

March 4, 2010By

HERNDON, VA — On Earth Day, April 22, 2010, the Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) conducted its Second Annual PLANET Day of Service. The event is a grassroots effort that encourages individual members, supplier members, and state associations to create volunteer lawn care and landscape projects in their own communities. More than 3,000 volunteers participated in more than 200 projects from... read more