December 22, 2014
The Road Less Traveled: How Did You Find Horticulture?
Were you headed for another career when you happened upon a career in horticulture? We want to learn about how industry influencers developed careers in horticulture, and how the industry has impacted your life.
December 17, 2014
Applications For American Floral Endowment’s Paul Ecke Jr. Scholarship Due February 1
The $5,000 scholarship honors the late Paul Ecke Jr. and serves to assist in funding the education of graduate students (MS or Ph.D.) who will become leading floricultural scientists and educators.
December 9, 2014
Industry Has Cheers And Jeers For White House Pollinator Health Task Force, Bischoff Says
In late November, AmericanHort and SAF submitted comments to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regarding the Obama administration’s Pollinator Health Task Force. AmericanHort is urging the task force to remain focused on their original mission and to rely on credible scientific evidence.
December 9, 2014
POLL: What Are Your Business Resolutions And Wishes For 2015?
It's time to reflect on what happened at your operation during 2014, and make some new business resolutions about how you're going to improve your operation in 2015. We want to hear all about what your plans are for another successful year of business!
December 8, 2014
Federal And Local Law Conflicts Mean Marijuana Is A Cash-Only Industry
Marijuana growers and other cannibis-related businesses are running into a major obstacle due to conflicting national and local laws.
November 19, 2014
Take Action On EPA’s Waters Of The U.S. Rule
What does this mean for your business? It could potentially mean that chemical applications, ground disturbances (planting included) and many other normal business activities could require permitting and further, could be subject to EPA oversight.
November 18, 2014
Pollinator Stewardship Task Force Identifies Research Agenda
The Horticulture Industry Pollinator Stewardship Task Force has developed an agenda to signal to researchers the kinds of targeted research projects the industry wishes to support.