Author Archives: Danny Takao

About Danny Takao

Danny Takao is president of Garden Bloomers Takao Nursery, Fresno, Calif., and vice president of OFA - An Association Of Floriculture Professionals. You can e-mail him at

Danny Takao’s National Promotion Idea

Danny Takao, the former OFA president, suggests a non-profit organization serve as the vehicle that collects annual dues from the entire supply chain. Takao writes: My daughter put a sign in my office. It reads, “If you change nothing, nothing will change.”    As I look at all the events around the country and abroad,

Building A New Greenhouse

So you’re thinking of building a new greenhouse? Here are some tips I’ve learned building our new propagation range in Fresno, Calif. The first thing on your list should be to create a master plan on how your structures will be laid out now and potentially in the future. This should include all utilities entering the