Big Earth Landscape Supply, a Bradenton based company, is pleased to announce the opening of its fifth South Florida location, at 7750 Fruitville Road in Sarasota, just 2 miles east of Interstate 75. The new location is an acquisition of M & W Landscape Supply, which has been in operation since 2003. Chief Executive Officer, […]
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2023 marks 40 years in business for Bradenton based, Big Earth Landscape Supply. In 1983, Allan Rickert partnered with friend Raymond Warner to begin selling landscape materials in Manatee County, Florida. At the time no one was in the landscape supply business, so these two men decided to fill the void by selling mulch out […]
For 2019, here are a few small landscaping resolutions we recommend that we know you can keep – and that will make a difference in your life.
I used to look down upon New Year’s Resolutions. 365 days of commitment? No, not happening. I’ve had a revelation. It doesn’t have to do with giving up chocolate (impossible) and it doesn’t have to do with going to the gym everyday (let’s get real people), it actually focuses on my lawn and landscape. Yes. […]
Hurricane season begins June 1 and runs through November 30, meaning that Floridians spend a good portion on the year on storm-watch. Preparing for severe weather means many things to Sarasota and Tampa homeowners – including making sure their yard can withstand the storm.
Hurricane Season is just around the corner; beginning June 1st; and while years can pass between the worst storms, it’s important to prepare your lawn & garden in the event that we have another year like 2017.
The CDC recommends 2.5 hours of physical activity each week, which includes gardening! And if you’re concerned that you’ve ghosted other fitness routines in the past, you’ll be happy to learn that, “Those that choose gardening as their moderate-intensity exercise are more likely to exercise 40-50 minutes longer on average than those that choose activities like walking or biking,” according to Michigan State University.
When the clock struck two on Thursday, February 17th, volunteers from Big Earth Landscape Supply, the Bradenton Police Department and Game On Nation went straight to work with the goal of transforming the former Girl Scout Little House. The building, located at 1801 17th Avenue West in Bradenton is now owned by the Bradenton Police […]
For Immediate Release February 16, 2022- The Bradenton Police Department is joining forces with Big Earth Landscape Supply and Game On Nation to beautify the new Bradenton Police Department Community Center. The three organizations will convene to transform the exterior of the former Girl Scouts Little House located at 1801 17th Avenue West, Bradenton, […]
Traditionally, January and February are the coldest months in South Florida. Boy, have we experienced that this year! Landscape can be damaged when temperatures drop or fall below freezing. However, most frost damaged landscapes can easily recover with a little TLC. Follow our steps to help nurse your landscape back to health and prepare for […]