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National Association of Landscape Professionals Announces Winners of its Community Stewardship Awards

HERNDON, Va., July 30, 2015The National Association of Landscape Professionals (formerly PLANET), announced the winners of its annual Community Stewardship Awards at its Renewal & Remembrance / Legislative Day on the Hill Banquet Dinner held in Washington, D.C. on Monday, July 20.

The awards are given to NALP member companies that have demonstrated their commitment to volunteerism and community service over the course of a minimum of a three year period, helping to showcase the impact that landscape and lawn care organizations have on the community.

The following companies were recipients of the NALP Community Stewardship Award:
Zaretsky & Associates, Macedon, New York
Green Oasis by Greener Grass Systems, Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Jacobsen Landscape Design & Construction, Midland Park, New Jersey
LawnAmerica, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Association of Montana Turf Ornamental & Pest Professionals, Missoula, Montana
Ewing Irrigation Products, Phoenix, Arizona

“NALP is very proud to recognize the amazing community service that so many of our members do,” said NALP CEO, Sabeena Hickman, CAE. “Being able to highlight this service helps shine a light on the impact that our industry has on the nation.”

The National Association of Landscape Professionals (formerly PLANET) is the voice of 100,000 landscape and lawn care industry professionals who create and maintain healthy green spaces. The association advocates on issues impacting its members and offers mentoring and education programs that inspire its members to excellence. Many members become Landscape Industry Certified, achieving the highest standard of industry expertise, business professionalism and knowledge. Get more information at