Category Archives: Big Earth News

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

Big Earth Lakewood Ranch M & W 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 […]

Backyard gardening can help relieve ‘stay at home’ stress

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Garden businesses booming during pandemic Ken Suarez reports BRADENTON, Fla. – Everyone, at some point, feels some cabin fever during ‘stay at home’ orders due to COVID-19. Whether working from home or making sure the kids are doing their school work — or both — being in the same, confined space can make anyone feel claustrophobic. Experts say […]

A Note About COVID-19 from Big Earth

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Thank you for your continued business and support during this time. We have always maintained a level of cleanliness at all Big Earth locations and continue to practice those methods, with increased awareness as we navigate this uncertain time. We are still open for business and will remain open, unless we are required to close […]