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Emerald Coast Growers Launches New Website
Emerald Coast Growers, based in Pensacola, Fla., recently announced the launch of their new and improved website. This updated website provides customers and sales representatives with many exciting features such as: online ordering, plant database, plant photos, digital-media catalog, product videos and news archives.
The upgraded site is a “cornucopia of information” for brokers, growers, landscape professionals and retailers alike. Visitors to the site at http://www.ecgrowers.com/ can also sign up to receive e-mail updates to stay abreast of new developments at Emerald Coast Growers.
Berger Peat Moss Opens New Production Plant
Berger Peat Moss, Ltd., is adding a new production plant in Hadashville, MB, to its other operations in Quebec, New Brunswick and Texas.
The family-owned business has been harvesting peat moss for more than 45 years. The new Hadashville facility, which opened on July 15, 2008, required a $6 million investment. The new plant will create approximately 20 new jobs and enable the company to provide quality products to new territories, according to a company press release.