Conservation of biodiversity is set as one of the targets for the Kubota Group's "Eco-First Commitment." In its business activities and social contribution initiatives, the Group is endeavoring to ensure that care is taken to conserve biodiversity and protect the natural environment.
Members of the Kubota Kyuhoji Business Center participate in a voluntary activity for maintenance and management of flowerbeds at the Kyuhoji Green Space twice annually. In 2016, members of the Business Center in the both labor and management sides, mainly the employees belonging to the Gardening Department, planted flower seedlings.
In December 2016, Kubota received a certificate of gratitude from the Kyuhoji Green Space administration office for this activity's great contribution to the development of the Kyuhoji Green Space.
KUBOTA Precision Machinery (Thailand) Co., Ltd. promotes tree-planting on the grounds within the plant site. In the Environment Month of June 2016, members of the company, including mainly the employees in safety and environment-related teams, and with participation of President, planted trees at the site. Aiming to make a clean plant that contributes to the environmental conservation, employees actively participate in the tree-planting activities
Employees of Kverneland Group UK Ltd. participate in tree-planting activities within the office site. In 2016, they planted fruit trees in the green space within the office site. They will have flowers in spring and bear fruits in summer. Moreover, they also made a table and benches using waste wooden pallets. As a result, a comfortable space where employees can freely spend their breaks and enjoy nature was created. There are also flowerbeds in front of the office, in which the kinds of flowers that may attract wild birds and bees are planted.