Van de Wetering Greenhouses, Inc.
City: Jamesport, N.Y.
Owner: Peter Van de Wetering, Karin Gravagna, and Anton Van de Wetering
Environmentally controlled square footage: 940,000
Shade house square footage: 0
Field production square footage: 220,000
Number of offshore facilities: 0
Percentage of production space under permanent environmentally controlled structure devoted to each crop:
|Ornamental bedding plants||10%|
|Flowering potted plants||10%|
|Plugs and propagation material||80%|
Which stores do you serve? Other growers, independent garden centers
Do you have any comments about new energy systems, the state of energy costs and potential new energy legislation that may impact your business?
Natural gas and oil are at 3 year lows and I do not see their cost going up.