October 28, 2017
5 Rules for Creating a Lifetime of Outdoor Garden Memories
Many customers are time starved. Their most important asset is time, not money, so be realistic about the investment of both when they are buying plants.
October 27, 2017
AmericanHort Issues Statement on the House Judiciary Committee Approval of the Agricultural Guest Worker Act
The Committee’s action is just the first step in what will be a long and important legislative process.
October 23, 2017
New Pilot Project for Offshore Unrooted Plant Cutting Certification to Launch in October
Four breeders — Ball Horticultural Co., Dümmen Orange, Proven Winners, and Syngenta Flowers — will participate in the initial pilot, which will include greenhouse growing operations in six Latin American countries.
October 20, 2017
Luxflora Paris Trip Offers Insights on Trends Shaping Horticulture
Each year, Luxflora hosts an international trip that allows participants to gain insights on trends and gather inspiration that ultimately will shape and support our industry in many ways. This year’s event took the group to Maison & Objet and Design Week in the City of Lights – Paris, France.
October 19, 2017
AmericanHort’s Main Priorities After Impact Washington: Tax Reform, Labor Reform, Research Funding
Now that Impact Washington is over, AmericanHort, with industry support, is looking to continue its focus on tax reform, labor reform, and research and innovation.
October 17, 2017
Petal It Forward Event a Hit for Both Industry Members and Consumers
Check out how this year’s Petal It Forward event brought smiling faces to people across the country, including one personal story.
October 10, 2017
Houston-Based TreeTown USA Acquires Village Nurseries
With the addition of the new West Coast division, which will continue to operate under its trade name of Village Nurseries, TreeTown USA will now encompass 16 farm locations throughout California, Texas, and Florida, with more than 4,000 acres in production.
October 10, 2017
Sharpen Your Skills in Cost Management and Profitability With This Online Course
The University of Florida is offering a new online course on costing and profitability. The course will take growers through the process of how to accurately evaluate cost of production, labor efficiency, pricing, and equipment investment decisions.
October 6, 2017
Team Empowerment Pays Off at Micandy Gardens Greenhouses
With a strong team that acts more like family powering its success, the 2017 Operation of the Year mixes good business practices with the pleasure of spreading the joy of plants.
October 3, 2017
The Landscape Show is Back; Here’s All the Details
After being temporarily canceled due to Hurricane Irma, the FNGLA Landscape Show will return to Orlando in early November.