Big Earth Landscape Supply expands into Lakewood Ranch, FL with fifth location

New Store Image-with Bigfoot Image of Bigfoot on a sunny day turned to notice a new store location is opening in Lakewood Ranch called Big Earth Landscape Supply

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, […]

Big Earth Celebrates 40 Years Serving Tampa Bay

40th Anniversary Big Earth Landscape Supply

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 […]

What is the Fertilizer Blackout and How to Prepare

What is the Fertilizer Blackout Period? Fertilizer restrictions begin June 1st and run through September 30th. Better known as the “Blackout Period”, the fertilizer ban was first put in place in Palm Beach County in 2000. Then, the Town of Windermere followed in 2004, with Sarasota County following suit in 2007; Also staking claim as the […]