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Chase Horticultural Research Adds On-Line Store
Chase Horticultural Research, Inc. recently added an On-Line Store to its Web site. This e-commerce section allows growers purchase downloadable digital imagery as well as discount packages along with the rest of the company's products. The imagery on the Web site and in the On-Line Store will be updated on a regular basis. For more information, go to www.chasehorticulturalresearch.com.
Smithers-Oasis Establishes European Lab
Continuing its expansion of Floralife brand products and services, Smithers-Oasis recently created the Floralife Research Laboratory for its European operations.
The laboratory, located in The Netherlands, will support the company's research and development activities for post-harvest care and handling. Jan Boers, formerly of FloraHolland and 't Groene Loo, has been named Floriculture Post-Harvest Specialist for the new unit.
Park Seed Sponsors NGA's GROW Campaign
The Park Seed Company is the newest sponsor of National Gardening Association's (NGA) GROW Campaign, a year-round promotional campaign that raises awareness for gardening and demonstrates its importance to individuals, schools and communities.