See why Creek Hill Nursery’s sustainable growing practices and strong customer relationships has made it a finalist for Greenhouse Grower’s Operation of the Year.
See how Henry Mast Greenhouses’ commitment to quality crops, customer success and sustainable practices has made it a finalist for Greenhouse Grower’s Operation of the Year Award.
See why North Creek Nurseries’ commitment to sustainable horticulture practices has secured its nomination as a finalist for Greenhouse Grower’s Operation of the Year.
Rick Watson, owner of The Perennial Farm in Glen Arm, Md., has a simple goal. “I want to make sure our customers have all the plants they need when they need them,” he says. “That sounds like a very simple goal, but it’s a challenging one.” Challenging indeed. With that objective in mind, Watson has
Dennis Crum values relationships. It’s a trait that has served him well over the years and it defines his career. And it’s those relationships that have stood the test of time and remain important after the excitement of the day and after the applause dies down. This was illustrated perfectly at Greenhouse Grower’s Evening of
Dennis Crum is a grower’s grower. The 21-year mainstay at Four Star Greenhouse spends a lot of his time on the telephone answering culture calls and flying around the country to work with growers, help them plan spring production, review their seasons and decide what to grow or replace. It’s all part of the partnership
When Rocket Farms merged with Nurserymen’s Exchange in 2011, the company also acquired a huge resource in head grower Corwin Graves, an eight-year veteran who was then in charge of the operation’s substantial miniature rose program. Learning how to grow roses taught the horticultural science graduate from Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo about the importance of
For the second consecutive year, Rob O’Hara is a finalist for Head Grower of the Year. As someone who has truly helped to grow a business from the ground up, O’Hara’s reputation is synonymous with hands-on innovation, education, crop quality and leadership. In the 16 years O’Hara has been at Rainbow Greenhouses, the company has
Greenhouse Grower is proud to recognize outstanding greenhouse operations and excellent head growers with its Grower of the Year award program. We have been honoring the dedication and leadership of top growers and operators for 28 years, and the list of winners of the Grower of the Year award includes many top names in our
2012 Operation Of The Year – James Greenhouses, Colbert, Ga. Head Grower Of The Year – Joe Moore, Lucas Greenhouses, Monroeville, N.J. 2011 Operation Of The Year – Bob’s Market & Greenhouses, Mason, W.Va. Head Grower Of The Year – Mike Friddle, Speedling, Sun City, Fla. 2010 Operation of the Year – Metrolina Greenhouses, Huntersville,