PLANET (Professional Landcare Network)

PLANET (Professional Landcare Network)

Company Details:
950 Herndon Parkway.
Suite 450
Herndon, VA 20170

Phone: 703-736-9666
Toll Free: 800-395-2522
Fax: 703-736-9668
https://www.landcarenetwork.org/index.cfm

Who We Are

PLANET is the national trade association representing more than 100,000 landscape industry professionals, who create and maintain healthy, green living spaces for communities across America. PLANET members are committed to the highest standards in industry education, best practices, and business professionalism.

What We Do

For its member companies, PLANET provides education, networking, safety, and business development programs including providing more than 50 webinars a year; hosting the Green Industry Conference, the largest educational event in the landscape industry; organizing public service events like Renewal & Remembrance at Arlington National Cemetery, PLANET Day of Service, and PLANET Gives Back; holding specialty conferences in lawn care, landscape design/build/installation, and interior plant design; administering the STARS safe company program; managing the largest awards program in the industry; as well as advocating for the industry on Capitol Hill.

PLANET administers the Landscape Industry Certified designation which is a benchmark for educational achievement for lawn care and landscape professionals.

PLANET HISTORY

PLANET was created on January 1, 2005, when the Associated Landscape Contractors of America (ALCA) and the Professional Lawn Care Association of America (PLCAA) merged to create the largest national trade association of lawn care and landscape professionals.

STARS Helps Landscape Companies Implement Safety Program

STARS Helps Landscape Companies Implement Safety Program

From PLANET (Professional Landcare Network)

Toro Teaches Landscaping Students About Environmental Sustainability

June 5, 2014
'Fragmented' Landscaping Industry No Match for Regulators

'Fragmented' Landscaping Industry No Match for Regulators

How To Out-Train Your Competition

How To Out-Train Your Competition

Wisconsin Landscapers Donate $20,000 Project to Wildlife Center

Wisconsin Landscapers Donate $20,000 Project to Wildlife Center

VIDEO: Wildlife Needs Good Landscaping Too

VIDEO: Wildlife Needs Good Landscaping Too

Registration Open for 2014 PLANET Day of Service

Registration Open for 2014 PLANET Day of Service

April 1, 2014
Top-Performing Landscape Students Take Awards

Top-Performing Landscape Students Take Awards

March 31, 2014
Tips on Promoting National Lawn Care Month

Tips on Promoting National Lawn Care Month

Video - PLANET Student Career Days 2014

Video - PLANET Student Career Days 2014

How To Develop a Weed-Management Program

How To Develop a Weed-Management Program

Controlling Insects While Conserving Beneficials in Lawn Care

Controlling Insects While Conserving Beneficials in Lawn Care

H-2B Cap on Verge of Being Met

February 24, 2014
Diseases as Indicators of Turf Problems

Diseases as Indicators of Turf Problems

Insects as Indicators of Turf Problems

Insects as Indicators of Turf Problems

Weeds as Indicators of Turf Problems

Weeds as Indicators of Turf Problems

How Cultural Practices Affect Turf Health

How Cultural Practices Affect Turf Health

The Green Industry Insider - for January 2014

The Green Industry Insider - for January 2014

Student Career Days Set for March 20-23

Student Career Days Set for March 20-23

January 21, 2014
PLANET, H-2B Community Beat DOL

PLANET, H-2B Community Beat DOL

December 9, 2013
Attendance Up At GIE+EXPO, GIC 2013

Attendance Up At GIE+EXPO, GIC 2013

October 24, 2013
How Landscape Companies Are Finding More Profit in Green

How Landscape Companies Are Finding More Profit in Green

PLANET National Landscape Awards of Excellence Recipients Announced

October 3, 2013
How To Build a Profitable Green Company

How To Build a Profitable Green Company

Industry Veteran Set to Retire

Industry Veteran Set to Retire

September 11, 2013
 

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