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365 days with YGS: 2021 round up

365 days with YGS: 2021 round up

Like many businesses, YGS will be breathing a grateful sigh of relief with the close of the year: an overall feeling of ‘we made it’ and ‘look how far we’ve come’. And these statements do ring true! Not only did we make it, but we did really well! 2021 has been a hoot...

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Success story!

Success story!

YGS are known for not only their landscaping skill and versatility but also their outreach and engagement and their empowering of the next wave of landscapers to find and challenge their green skills. We are proud of all our staff members but here we’re shining a...

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Cheers to a sustainable Christmas!

Cheers to a sustainable Christmas!

Cheers to a sustainable Christmas! At YGS we’re passionate about everything green and this includes the festive season! Read below for some top tips of how to keep your Christmas as sustainable and planet-friendly as possible. Gifts: A green gift! Why not think...

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The Black Plant Pot

The Black Plant Pot

Historically, plants have come in black plastic plant pots. If you’re a keen gardener, for example, you’ll recognise them. However, there is a fundamental problem with these. Black plastic plant pots cannot be recycled because they cannot be detected my machinery used...

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Researching the Green Wall!

Researching the Green Wall!

Our national award-winning green wall in Sherford, Plymouth, has recently become the interest of an undergraduate researcher from University of Plymouth. Elek Cherulla - BSc Environmental Science at University of Plymouth - is conducting surveys of insect pollinator...

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We’re recruiting!

We’re recruiting!

YGS Landscapes are recruiting! We're excited to be on the search for two new team members to join the company! Create opportunities, build a greener future, make a difference. Contracts Manager (£38,000 – £45,000pa) Benefits: Company vehicle, laptop, 20 days holiday...

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YGS Landscapes wins National Award

YGS Landscapes wins National Award

YGS Landscapes are absolutely delighted to announce that they have won a British Association of Landscaping Industries (BALI) Award for their Living Wall in Sherford. Locals to Sherford and Plymouth will be familiar with the towering green expanse that welcomes you to...

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YGS Landscapes are hiring!

YGS Landscapes are hiring!

YGS Landscapes are looking for a Landscaping and Horticulture apprentice! Gaining experience across the board, this is an L2 apprenticeship with Bicton College. A Landscaping & Horticulture apprenticeship offers experience in soft landscaping, grounds maintenance...

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YGS Landscapes supports Road to Mayflower!

YGS Landscapes supports Road to Mayflower!

As the flagship project of The Road to Mayflower, a brand new landscape design has been delivered to revitalise Marsh Mills Roundabout as a green gateway that transforms visitors’ arrival experience as well as delivering significant environmental benefits. Over 1000...

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From first sketch to final bloom, YGS Landscapes have planned, designed, installed

and maintained corporate, commercial and residential spaces in the South West since 1973. It’s what we do.

 

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