Van de Wetering Greenhouses
May 3, 2011
City: Jamesport, N.Y.
Environmentally controlled square footage: 1,040,000
Percentage of production space under permanent environmentally controlled structure devoted to each crop:
|Ornamental bedding plants - 10%|
|Flowering potted plants - 10%|
|Plugs and propagation material - 80%|
What’s the best way to describe your greenhouse operation and its role in contract growing?
We produce plant material for other growers through contracts.
What percentage of all the crops you grow are produced for other growers as part of a contract growing relationship?
10 to 25 percent
Which of the following chain stores do you indirectly serve as part of a contract growing relationship?