January 26, 2016
Beekenkamp And Danziger Partner To Distribute Poinsettias In North America
Danziger is continuing to expand its portfolio of products to the U.S. market with the addition of poinsettia cuttings of Beekenkamp’s varieties.
January 24, 2016
Ludvig Svensson Hires Katherine Wolper As West Coast Sales Manager
Wolper says she looks forward to listening to growers and understanding the concerns, obstacles, and opportunities they face.
January 23, 2016
AG 3 New Sales Manager Katy Furnas Sees Opportunities In New Niche Markets
Furnas, who comes back to liner producer AG 3 after previously working there from 2003 to 2008, says one of her goals is to help her team have great customer service.
January 22, 2016
American Floral Endowment Past President Ole Nissen Dies At Age 84
Nissen founded Sunshine State Carnations in 1960, and was involved in several state and national industry organizations.
January 16, 2016
North Carolina Greenhouse Owner Killed On January 6
Jesse Campbell, the owner of Campbell’s Greenhouses in Dilworth, NC, was known in the local community for hugging-longtime customers and resurrecting ailing orchids.
January 13, 2016
Wenke Greenhouses Buys Zylstra Greenhouses
Two Kalamazoo, MI-based greenhouses have merged after Wenke Greenhouses closed on Zylstra Greenhouses at the end of November. The additional property and facilities will allow Wenke Greenhouses to expand its young plant business, among other areas.
January 12, 2016
NatureFresh Farms Breaks Ground On The Next Phase Of Its Ohio Expansion
By the time the full expansion is complete later this year, the greenhouse vegetable producer will have 45 acres of new production in the Midwest.
January 12, 2016
Bailey Nurseries’ David Roberts Says New, Novel Varieties Help Generate A Passion For Plants
Roberts was recently hired by Bailey Nurseries to be the General Manager and Breeder for Plant Introductions, Inc., which Bailey acquired last year.
January 7, 2016
Engage Agro USA’s New Country Manager Wants To Help Growers Use New Chemistries
Steve Stansell comes to Engage Agro with years of industry experience, and looks forward to helping growers build comprehensive pest control programs, while advocating for sound science.
December 29, 2015
The 5 Most-Read News Stories On GreenhouseGrower.com In 2015
From neonicotinoid awareness to a grassroots efforts to preserve a critical resource, here are the headlines that grabbed your attention in 2015.
December 22, 2015
Summit Plastic Company President Norm Belliveau Announces Retirement
Belliveau is stepping down after 25 years with the company. Chuck Snyder will take over as vice president/general manager.