Greenhouse Grower @ Cultivate

Two of the most anticipated events at Cultivate each year are the annual Greenhouse Grower Evening Of Excellence awards reception, which celebrates greenhouse operations and plant breeders that strive for excellence, and Greenhouse Grower’s Top 100 Growers Breakfast, an event in which the nation’s largest growers gather to discuss topics that impact the industry as well as their own businesses.

The 2017 Greenhouse Grower Evening Of Excellence and Greenhouse Grower Top 100 Growers Breakfast will both take place on Monday, July 17, at Cultivate’17 in Columbus, OH. This page includes information about what to expect at this year’s events, and how to register for them. During the event, the page will be updated with live coverage of these events and other activities taking place at the show.

Jeremy Kingsley

July 25, 2016

Cultivate Keynote Speaker Highlights Seven Principles Of Successful Leaders

In his morning keynote address at Cultivate’16, best-selling author and speaker Jeremy Kingsley noted that if you want to make your business better, the process should start with making your people better by inspiring them.

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July 23, 2016

AmericanHort Kicks Off Cultivate’16 By Announcing Major Changes For Cultivate’17

Even though Cultivate’16 just wrapped up, it’s not too early to find out about the many changes you can expect for 2017.

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Luxflora Flower Run

July 20, 2016

First-Ever Flower Run Was A Big Success, Luxflora Says

Kicking off Cultivate’16 on Sunday, July 10, Luxflora’s first annual 5K saw nearly 150 participants racing through the picturesque Scioto Audubon Park in Columbus under clear blue skies and perfect conditions. It was a great way to start the week, participants said. Congratulations to the winners of the first-ever Flower Run: First Place: Jacob Griffith Gardner Second Place: Mike Goyette Third Place: Jack Ford The top three winners — and all of the Flower Run participants — were showered with flower petals when they crossed the finish line, making for a colorful and fragrant finish to an invigorating experience. “Personally, I would consider it a grand success,” says Luxflora President Rebecca Lusk. “The overall mood was fantastic, from start to finish. There were many high fives and group hugs, numerous duo phone selfies and postings to social media, while participants enjoyed their bananas and bottled water donated by Experience Columbus. Most […]

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Top 100 Breakfast Panel for 2016

July 19, 2016

Top 100 Growers Talk Labor, Automation, And Sustainability

More than 60 growers got up with the sun at Cultivate’16 to hear a four-person panel discuss hot topics such as labor, automation, and sustainability at Greenhouse Grower’s Top 100 Growers Breakfast, sponsored by BASF.

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July 19, 2016

A Look Back At Greenhouse Grower’s Evening Of Excellence At Cultivate’16 (Photo Gallery)

Greenhouse Grower held its annual Evening of Excellence event on Monday, July 11, during Cultivate’16. Check out the slideshow to see some of the highlights of the festivities. You’re sure to recognize a few familiar faces!

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Cultivate 2016 Town Hall Panel

July 19, 2016

Town Hall Panel At Cultivate Focuses On Selling To A New Generation Of Consumers

Why are we still trying to sell our products in the 21st century using a model straight out of the 1980s? This was the main question raised during the annual Town Hall panel discussion that took place at Cultivate’16.

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EasyDose Universal Chemical Injector (DEMA Engineering Company)

July 17, 2016

New Greenhouse Products At Cultivate’16

In case you missed the New Product Zone at Cultivate’16, here is a sampling of some of new products featured for greenhouse growers.

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July 12, 2016

Greenhouse Grower Honors 2016 Medal Of Excellence Breeding Award Winners

Greenhouse Grower’s Evening of Excellence at Cultivate’16 was a celebration of the 2016 Medal of Excellence Winners that embody the best in breeding, marketing, and growing, and typify the dedication to quality that is so prevalent in our industry.

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July 12, 2016

North Creek Nurseries Named Operation Of The Year At Cultivate’16

“This award is about 28 years of dedicated work by our entire team, said Steve Castorani of North Creek in accepting the award, which was presented during Greenhouse Grower’s Evening of Excellence program.

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July 12, 2016

Albert Grimm Of Jeffery’s Greenhouses Named Head Grower Of The Year At Cultivate’16

“We should all be proud of what we do, and we need to keep this passion and drive alive in the next generation of growers,” said Grimm in accepting the award, which was presented during Greenhouse Grower’s Evening of Excellence program.

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June 28, 2016

10 Things You Need To Do Before And During Cultivate’16

From pre-planning to on-site networking and education, here are 10 things to consider before you depart for Cultivate’16.

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Cal Poly Logo

June 24, 2016

Cal Poly Ag College Hosting Alumni Reception At Cultivate’16

Alumni and friends of The Cal Poly College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences are invited to a reception that will be held Sunday, July 10.

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