Special Report: The State Of Sustainability
Originally seen in the April 2008 issues of Greenhouse Grower and Today’s Garden Center magazines
Real-world success stories in green retailing and growing for 2008. From the editors of Greenhouse Grower and Today’s Garden Center magazines.
- The State Of Sustainability
A panel of growers and retailers discusses the ins and outs of making sustainability a part of doing business in 2008.
- Marketing Sustainability
Experts share their advice on effectively marketing and merchandising your earth-friendly offerings.
- Certifying Sustainability
The effort toward a sustainability standard is in the beginning stages.
- Shades Of Green
Elzinga & Hoeksema, Marion Gardens and Ball Tagawa have responded to the green movement in different ways.
Special Report: Steps Toward Sustainability
Originally seen in the December 2007 issues of Greenhouse Grower and Today’s Garden Center magazines
A special report on what it takes to make your garden center or greenhouse operation environmentally responsible and sustainably profitable. From the editors of Greenhouse Grower and Today’s Garden Center magazines.
- Certified Sustainability
The VeriFlora sustainability certification program offers ornamental growers new opportunities while ensuring social and environmental responsibility.
- The Green List: Growers
We asked the experts for basic tips on moving greenhouse production toward a more sustainable model. Here’s what they said.
- Teaching Green
Garden center owners and managers are teaching employees the benefits of organic, natural and sustainable products so they can pass along the knowledge to customers.
- The Green List: Retailers
We looked to the experts for tips on creating a more sustainable retail operation. Here’s what they said.
- Earth-Friendly Container Options
With all eyes on sustainability, biodegradable pots may be the wave of the future.
- Mixing Up Organics
Growing media is one more product category that has gone green.
- Ahead Of The Curve
Two plant producers lead the way in promoting sustainable and organic growing practices.
- Impact Of Fungicides On Natural Enemies
How compatible are fungicides with natural enemies?
- A Greener Pot
Western Pulp Products’ fiber pots meet consumers’ green expectations.
- Healthy And Earth Friendly
Sustainable fertilizers and pest and disease control products get plants back to their natural roots.
- Profiting Responsibly
Florida-based Fraleigh Nursery has developed an environmentally friendly system for growing high-quality container plants.