February 17, 2017
How to Keep Customers Coming Back With Top-Notch Service
A recent article on Forbes.com outlines seven ways organizations can take their customer service from good to great and beyond.
January 27, 2017
Why Greenhouse Growers Must Know Their Costs to Stay Competitive
Tom Dudek, Senior Educator at Michigan State University Extension, says greenhouse growers should evaluate their production costs to determine if they need to make adjustments to stay competitive.
January 20, 2017
10 Trends Predicted to Impact the Workplace in 2017
Here are 10 workplace trends that Forbes contributor Dan Schawbel predicts for 2017 that may change the way you do business in the future
January 10, 2017
Sidney B. Meadows Scholarship Endowment Fund Accepting Applications for 2017
The deadline for applications is May 26, and 12 scholarships of $1,500 each will be awarded at the SEGreen Conference in August.
December 28, 2016
Greenhouse Grower’s GROW Initiative: A Year In Review
Staying ahead of the competition in today’s world is about remaining in constant motion with innovation. To create a competitive advantage, you must consistently experiment with and learn from new ideas. Greenhouse Grower’s GROW initiative provided cutting-edge ideas and actionable advice.
December 20, 2016
Less Talk, More Action At Greenhouse Grower’s GROW Summit 2016
Investing in technology, developing new marketing solutions, and recruiting young growers were just a few of the issues covered at GROW Summit 2016.
November 22, 2016
Dramm & Echter Donates Pink Gerbera Daisies During Susan G. Komen San Diego 3-Day Event
“As a local flower farm, we are honored to show our support by sharing symbolic pink flowers with each participant as they reach the midway point on their amazing journey,” says Bob Echter, Owner of Dramm & Echter.
November 21, 2016
How The PDSA Cycle Can Help You Improve Your Business
No successful business stays stagnant, which means you should constantly be looking for ways to make improvements to your business and your products. Are you looking for a good model to follow? Try the PDSA Cycle.
November 17, 2016
AFE Fundraising Dinner Celebrates Success, Raises Almost $20,000
The American Floral Endowment’s biggest fundraising event of the year, the 2016 Annual Fundraising Dinner, did more than just honor industry champions. It also raised nearly $20,000 for the future of floriculture programs.
November 9, 2016
How Hoffman Nursery Invests In The Future Of The Greenhouse Industry
Hoffman Nursery believes in the future leaders of horticulture, and the operation invests in several programs to cultivate young people in their careers.
October 28, 2016
How We Can Inspire Millennials To Get Involved In Horticulture
By uniting our efforts, we can attract new generations of growers and consumers to the horticulture industry, starting when they are young.
October 22, 2016
Here’s A Great Way To Bring Horticulture And Schools Together
The Green Plan It Challenge gives school students in the U.K. the opportunity to participate in a 10-week project where they rethink the role of green space and develop solutions to horticulture-related problems.
October 19, 2016
How Jeffery’s Greenhouse Is Investing In The Industry
Greenhouse Grower reached out to Albert Grimm, the 2016 Head Grower of the Year and Head Grower of Jeffery’s Greenhouse, to ask what he and his company have done in the last 12 months to invest in the industry. Here is what he had to say.
October 1, 2016
Political Stalemate On Labor Means Your Opportunity To Automate
Despite the frustrating nature of our current political climate, now may be the best time for you to address your long-term labor and automation needs.
September 27, 2016
National Garden Bureau Announces Horticulture Therapy Garden Grant Winners
The NGB’s annual grant program, Growing for Futures, recently selected three therapeutic gardens that will receive grants totaling $5,000.
August 29, 2016
Your Chance To Help America In Bloom As It Celebrates Its 15th Anniversary
America In Bloom is launching a fundraising campaign to help the group continue its mission of creating beautiful and vibrant communities across the country.