April 2, 2014

What Industry Associations Are Doing To Make Horticulture Sexy

Six industry associations are leading a National Promotion of Horticulture, including the American Society for Horticultural Science, Longwood Gardens, the American Public Gardens Association, the American Horticultural Society, the National Junior Horticultural Association Foundation and AmericanHort. The national study and action plan aims to amplify the perception and awareness of the profession, to fill the critical need the horticulture industry has now for qualified young people to enter horticultural careers. The founding associations are asking for broad support and awareness of this initiative.

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March 12, 2014

FNGLA Partners With “Fresh From Florida” Marketing Program

The partnership aims to raise awareness for the high-quality plants produced in Florida.

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March 10, 2014

The Social Media Share: How To Keep The Content Flowing

Keeping social media accounts stocked with good information can be a challenge. Here are some thoughts on how to find fresh, new content to share with your followers.

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Suntory Flowers' Growers Guide

February 26, 2014

Is A Mobile App Right For Your Greenhouse Business?

It’s easy to get excited about all of the possibilities that an app could bring for your business, but before you jump into development, here are some things to consider.

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Trash can container on Pinterest

February 10, 2014

Listening To Gardeners On Pinterest

Gardeners share their picks for best garden trends every day on Pinterest. Are we listening?

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February 1, 2014

Selling Plants Online: Conquering The Next Frontier

Consumers are increasingly researching and buying plants online, forgoing traditional brick-and-mortar stores. Here's how BigBadFlower.com and other online plant sellers will capitalize one growing internet sales.

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January 31, 2014

The Sill Shows New Yorkers How Plants Enhance Their Lives

The Sill provides fashionable, easy-care plants and services to busy city dwellers.

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Armitage

January 28, 2014

Allan Armitage Joins HGTV HOME Plant Selection Team

Horticulture expert and regular contributor to Greenhouse Grower magazine Allan Armitage has joined the HGTV HOME Plant Collection team as a member of its plant selection committee.

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January 24, 2014

Allan Armitage Launches New Website For 2014

The new year brings a new website for Allan Armitage, professor emeritus of horticulture at the University of Georgia.

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January 1, 2014

Growing For The New Green Revolution

Green building and urban and small-space gardening are on the rise. Find out why the new green revolution is changing the city landscape and what the floriculture industry needs to do to supply this demand.

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December 30, 2013

Marketing And Plant Quality Go Hand-In-Hand

Growers can no longer rely on the quality of their crops to speak for them. Consultant Jerry Montgomery shares his thoughts on the operations taht understand that an amalgamation of all the business disciplines -- including marketing -- is necessary to grow and prosper.

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