Gary Mangum

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.

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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.

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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.

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Penn State University campus

March 9, 2018

Check Out the Top 40 Ag Colleges in the World

The most recent World University Ranking by Subject report includes a breakdown of the top agricultural colleges. Find out if your alma mater made the list!

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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February 27, 2018

8 Trends Influencing the Garden World in 2018

Expert trend watchers at Monrovia predict that suburban plant hunters, garden coaching, and perfect pines will be just a few of the top consumer gardening demands in 2018.

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Stokesia Blue Frills

February 27, 2018

Costa Farms Buys Green Leaf Nursery

Almost a year after buying indoor houseplant grower Delray Plants, Costa Farms has acquired Florida-based Green Leaf Nursery, Inc., which produces indoor foliage and tropical plants on around 50 acres.

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