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.
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.
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.
August 27, 2016
Australia Launches Initiative To Ignite A New Generation Of Growers
Hort Innovation Chief Executive John Lloyd says the goal is to identify and build future industry leaders at all stages of their career through investment in a host of new initiatives.
August 25, 2016
7 Ways Albert Grimm Strives To Be An Effective Leader
Grimm, Greenhouse Grower's 2016 Head Grower Of The Year, tries to live by the "Seven Habits Of Highly Effective People” from author Stephen R. Covey.
August 22, 2016
Check Out Luxflora’s International Adventures In Europe
A new, women-led professional organization provides its members the opportunity to gain insight, develop ideas, and build connections on its annual international trip.
August 12, 2016
IR-4 Project Receives Federal Funding For Pollinator And Downy Mildew Research
Grants from the Specialty Crop Research Initiative will fund IR-4 projects on protecting pollinators through ornamental horticulture, and downy mildew management strategies.
August 11, 2016
American Floral Endowment Announces Its 2016 Scholarship Winners
This year, thanks to the generosity of several donors, AFE awarded more than $35,000 to 17 students pursuing careers in horticulture.
August 8, 2016
Get To Know Joshua Henry, Winner Of The 2016 Richard T. Meister Scholarship
Henry, a graduate student at North Carolina State University, is pursuing a Master’s degree in horticultural sciences, with a focus on crop nutrition in bedding plants and flowering potted plants.