The Green Team Expands
After a year of strong growth in 2014, The Green Team, a sustainable landscaping company that offers 100 percent organic turf fertilization and weed control in Milwaukee, has added Matt Astbury, the company’s business manager, as a partner. The Green Team has also acquired neighboring Earthcare Natural Lawn and Landscape, along with its building space, which will be available for lease June 1 to an eco-friendly business.
The Sustainable Landscape Consortium, co-founded by Green Team owner Bradley Blaeser, is also welcoming new members. The Consortium is an organization that holds monthly networking events and provides a synergistic, incubating space for businesses and individuals that care about the environment and reducing their environmental impact, while assisting their clients in doing the same.
Edit ModuleShow Tags
For more information, call 414-721-1431 or visit GreenTeamWi.com.
More from Natural Awakenings
Treasures of Oz, an annual outing that allows participants to download a free passport to explore the natural highlights throughout Ozaukee County, celebrates its tenth year with another eco-tour filled with six treasure sites—all with an infusion of art.
Simply Earth Market, located in Bayshore Town Center, is now offering Lemon Line, a line of products made from their lemon essential oil.
Integrative dentist Dr. Udoka Holinbeck has opened her own biological dental practice, Bionica Dental Wellness, at 2566 Sun Valley Drive, in Delafield.
From 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 27, Milwaukee Riverkeeper will proudly host their 24th annual Spring River Cleanup with nearly 4,000 volunteers joining together across the Milwaukee River Basin to get outdoors, pick up trash and help to achieve swimmable, fishable rivers.
Throughout the month of April, the Urban Ecology Center will promote sustainability initiatives through Milwaukee Earth Month.
Plastic-Free MKE, a volunteer group dedicated to reducing single-use plastic in the Milwaukee area, holds meetings on the first Monday of each month from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Urban Ecology Center’s Riverside Park location.
The Sherman Phoenix, a unique marketplace comprised of 29 small businesses-of-color offering diverse foods, wellness services, art and cultural activities, opened November 30 in the Sherman Park neighborhood.
After four years of being an e-commerce business, Simply Earth, retailer of essential oils and accessories, will host the grand opening of its first physical location at Bayshore Town Center, in Glendale.
The 10th annual Cedarburg Garden Walk, sponsored by the Cedarburg Woman’s Club, takes place this year from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 14 and 15.
The lab is designed to charge electric vehicles and provide hands-on training at MREA’s headquarters in Custer, Wisconsin.
The organization, which formed in 2014 and has the motto “learn, grow and go”, teaches teenagers to develop life skills through hands-on experience via a nine-month paid internship.
The seventh annual Midwest Women’s Herbal Conference, to be held June 1 to 3 in Almond, Wisconsin.