March 10, 2017
Longwood Gardens Selects New Fellows for its New Leadership Program
The Fellows Program focuses on building the leadership capacity of global public horticulture by ensuring a healthy pipeline of talent to be the next generation of industry leaders.
February 28, 2017
Esther Gerace, Matriarch of Welby Gardens, Dies at 96
Esther and her husband Alex, who passed away in 2001, were the founders of the Colorado growing operation.
January 28, 2017
Colombian Mum Grower/Exporter Named International Grower of the Year
Flores El Capiro S.A., a greenhouse grower in Colombia, took home the top prize this week from the International Association of Horticultural Producers when it was named International Grower of the Year 2017 during a dinner at IPM Essen in Germany.
January 10, 2017
Greenhouse Grower Quadcopter Sweepstakes Winner Announced
Anne Bolser of Van Wingerden International was the Grand Prize Winner in Greenhouse Grower magazine’s recent Quadcopter Sweepstakes.
December 4, 2016
Shinoda Foundation Names Penn State Horticulture Major As Its Scholar Of The Year
Mikaela Hermstedt, a 21-year-old senior from Lincoln, DE, plans to pursue a career in commercial greenhouse production of flowering plants.
November 27, 2016
Florida Farm Bureau Honors Nursery Grower For Leadership
State Rep. Halsey Beshears, a long-time nurseryman, was recognized for his contributions to agriculture during the 2016 legislative session with the Legislator of the Year award.
October 12, 2016
Leo Roozen Takes Home Paul Ecke, Jr. Award At SAF Convention
Since 1985, Roozen has been the president of Washington Bulb Co., in Mt. Vernon, WA, turning it into the country’s largest flower bulb grower.
October 2, 2016
Floral Industry Leader Dwight Larimer Inducted Into SAF Hall Of Fame
Larimer spent many years immersing himself in the psychology of color and color trends, and learned unique ways that color can be used by creative professionals in the floral and craft industries.
September 21, 2016
Perennial Plant Association Southern Symposium Takes Place At Dallas Arboretum In October
The symposium is a chance for growers and horticulturists to learn how to better navigate the challenges of extreme weather conditions, while still creating beautiful landscapes.
September 20, 2016
Dosatron Names Lee Wonders New National Sales Manager – Horticulture
Greenhouse Grower recently caught up with Wonder and asked him about how he plans to work with growers to help them deal with important issues facing them.
September 17, 2016
American Floral Endowment Tribute Established For Gene Yoshihara
Gene Yoshihara, who passed away in July, was an active member of the floral industry, mentoring growers and building high-tech greenhouses in California.
August 31, 2016
SAF Elects New Retail, Wholesale, And Grower Council Members
The segment council members play an important role by helping the Society of American Florists keep its finger on the pulse of what is happening at the grower, wholesale, and retail level across the country.
August 7, 2016
John Mini Distinctive Landscapes Takes Home Plantscape Of The Year Diamond Award
The honor, presented at the International Plantscape Awards at Cultivate’16, recognized the company’s Subterranean Park installation in New York City’s Lowline Lab.
July 29, 2016
Conley’s Manufacturing And Sales President Thomas Conley Dies At Age 73
Conley, a long-time member of the National Greenhouse Manufacturers Association, played a significant role in the greenhouse manufacturing business that his father founded in 1946.
June 28, 2016
How “Brexit” Will Affect The Horticulture Industry
The news this week of Great Britain’s departure from the European Union has sent shockwaves through many industries, including horticulture. Here’s a look at the potential effects of “Brexit” across the horticulture and floriculture industries.