Ivy Acres, Inc.

City: Calverton, N.Y.

Website: IvyAcres.com

Environmentally controlled square footage: 3,253,290

Percentage of production space under permanent environmentally controlled structure devoted to each crop:
Ornamental bedding plants–50%
Flowering potted plants–5%
Container perennials–10%
Woody ornamentals–35%

What is the best way to describe your greenhouse operation and its role in contract growing?
We produce plant materiral for other growers through contracts and contract to other growers to produce material for us.

Percentage of sales by customer:
Home improvement chains–75%
Mass merchandisers–5%
Supermarket chains–5%
Warehouse clubs–15%

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