May 6, 2011
City: Venus, Fla.
Evironmentally controlled square footage: 3,868,166
Percentage of production space under permanent environmentally controlled structure devoted to each crop:
Potted foliage - 100%
What's the best way to describe your greenhouse operation and its role in contract growing?
We contract other growers to produce material for us.
Percentage of sales by customer
Home improvement chains - 55%
Independent garden centers - 2%
Mass merchandisers - 25%
Supermarket chains - 10%
Wholesale florists/brokers - 8%