How Important Are Pollinators to Your Greenhouse Business?

How Important Are Pollinators to Your Greenhouse Business?

Butterfly on a Pollinator Plant Feature Million Pollinator Garden ChallengeThe National Pollinator Garden Network (NPGN), a collaboration of conservation, garden trade, and civic groups, is close to finalizing the goals of the Million Pollinator Garden Challenge. Co-founders of the Challenge include AmericanHort, National Garden Association, National Gardening Bureau, National Wildlife Federation, Pollinator Partnership, and American Public Gardens Association.

The NPGN is developing a report that will be released in early 2019 that shows how the public and the garden industry have responded to the plight of pollinators and monarchs.

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NPGN is seeking input from across the industry for this report. To report your experiences with pollinators, click here to complete a short survey.

Any horticultural business or site with pollinator-friendly plant materials and/or demonstration gardens can be counted as part of the challenge. Growers are already participating in the Challenge can also recruit others with print-on-demand materials.

Contact the Horticultural Research Institute for more information, or email Jennifer Gray or Jill Calabro, Ph.D.