March 22, 2018
Why Your Efforts to Sell Plants Fall Short and What You Can Do About It
It’s time to look at outside industries for ideas and inspiration on what we can do to operate more efficiently in today’s economy.
March 20, 2018
Bell Nursery’s Gary Mangum Provides Insight on Deal With Central Garden & Pet
In light of the March 14 announcement that Bell Nursery Holdings LLC had been acquired by Central Garden & Pet, Greenhouse Grower caught up with Bell Nursery CEO Gary Mangum to get the backstory on the deal. Here is our full interview with Mangum.
March 20, 2018
Seed Your Future Dinner Celebrates Focus on New, Young Industry Voices
During a Seed Your Future Leadership Meeting Fundraiser dinner at Longwood Gardens, Pennsylvania's Ag Secretary thanked the Seed Your Future initiative for its efforts to create awareness of horticulture and careers in horticulture.
March 14, 2018
Bell Nursery Acquired by Central Garden & Pet
Greenhouse Grower just learned that Bell Nursery, headquartered in Elkridge, MD, has been acquired by Central Garden & Pet Company, a leading innovator, producer, and distributor of branded and private label products for the lawn and garden and pet supplies markets.
March 12, 2018
Eason Horticultural Resources Adds to its National Sales Team
Roger Kehoe joins the company as a Sales and Production Management Expert. He was most recently the Director of Young Plant Production at the Color Division of Costa Farms.
March 11, 2018
National Initiative for Consumer Horticulture Releases New Marketing Infographics
A new series of four #PlantsDoThat Inside infographics focuses on the multitude of ways indoor plants affect where we live, where we work, where we heal, and where we learn. The first two infographics are now available.
March 9, 2018
GCA Announces Complete Seattle Garden Center Summer Tour Details
The Garden Centers of America Summer Tour in Seattle will feature visits to some of the most unique plant retailers in the Pacific Northwest.
March 8, 2018
Southern Nursery Association to Award $18,000 in Scholarships to Hort Students in 2018
The deadline for application is May 27, and 12 scholarships are expected to be awarded.
March 7, 2018
BASF Names New Director of Its Specialty Crops Business
Stephanie Jensen will focus on new and innovative solutions for growers in the pest control, turf, and ornamentals markets.
March 6, 2018
SNA Conference Will Once Again Co-Locate with MANTS in 2019
Participants of the 2018 SNA Conference were positive about the location, the meeting space, and the added convenience of the conference being held two days before the opening of MANTS.
March 5, 2018
Webinar on March 15 Addresses Impact of Trucking Regulations on Hort Industry
AmericanHort is hosting a free webinar on Thursday, March 15, concerning the Electronic Logging Device (ELD) mandate for trucking and its impact on the horticulture industry.
March 1, 2018
7 Ways You Can Control Your Business Destiny With Lawmakers
As business owners and industry leaders, your job description should include being active and engaged in our political system.