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December 02, 2013
Biobest recently was honored by Trends magazine in Belgium for excelling in sustainable management, innovation and exports. ”This award for sustainable management is an important recognition for the continuous efforts of our people. Our products...
November 26, 2013
Jiffy International recently announced that it has been awarded ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 for its eight main worldwide activities.  The eight main worldwide entities encompassed within these certifications are; Substrates, Preforma, Peat...
November 22, 2013
All-America Selections' 2014 Summer Summit will take place June 16-19, in Charlotte and Asheville, N.C. The 2014 AAS Summer Summit/Road Trip will meet during the same week as the 2014 Southern Garden Tour. There will be multiple stops to see...
November 22, 2013
SATO America, a provider of thermal barcode printing, labeling, and EPC/RFID solutions, has announced an exclusive strategic alliance with TGI, an ERP software solutions provider for small and mid-market manufacturing and distribution companies....
November 20, 2013
Suntory Flowers has announced its plans for a multimedia consumer advertising campaign in 2014. This advertising campaign will help growers and retailers prepare for the coming spring season. As Suntory builds brand recognition, more consumers will...
November 19, 2013
In 2014, EuroAmerican Propagators and Suntory plan to move to a new venue for California Spring Trials. The new site will be the Ventura Botanical Garden in Ventura, Calif. Situated atop a native chaparral hillside with a 180-degree view of the...
November 18, 2013
Proven Winners' Clematis ‘Sweet Summer Love’ and Bloomerang Dark Purple Lilac were among the five best new plant varieties to win 2014 Green Thumb Awards presented by the Direct Gardening Association. These ColorChoice introductions were honored in...
November 18, 2013
The American Nursery and Landscape Association (ANLA) and the Horticultural Research Institute (HRI), ANLA’s research affiliate, have hired the staff team that will provide leadership to the organizations’ research efforts on behalf of the...
November 14, 2013
More than 300 exhibitors and nearly 25,000 visitors from 114 different countries came together for the International Floriculture Trade Fair and International Horticulture Trade Fair (IFTF & IHTF) Expo Nov. 6-8, 2013, in Vijifhuizen, Holland....
November 14, 2013
Grolink has announced this year’s winner of its annual Biggest Belgian Mum contest: Wendy Robinson from Armstrong Growers in San Juan Capistrano, Calif. The biggest mum, Grolink’s Pardre Yellow variety, measured 42-inches wide and 25.5-inches tall...
November 14, 2013
Red Fox Las Mercedes in El Salvador successfully passed MPS-Good Agricultural Practices (MPS-GAP) certification, and Red Fox Ethiopia reached the Gold certificate of the Ethiopian Horticulture Producer & Export Association (EHPEA). Originally...
November 14, 2013
The Tropical Plant Industry Exhibition (TPIE) will take place Jan. 22-24, 2014, in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., and industry professionals can now register to attend. The trade show aims to provide new ideas to inspire attendees, new ways to create value...
November 14, 2013
Dyna-Gro, a hydroponic nutrient supply company, has expanded its existing sales force with the addition of Marshall de Leon and Raphael Diaz. De Leon has taken on the role of sales manager for the company and will be based out of the Richmond,...
November 13, 2013
Suntory Flowers has introduced its new Grower’s Guide app designed for iPad tablets. The fully integrated tool provides complete cultural information for the entire Suntory catalog of varieties Portable and user-friendly, growers can sort crops by...
November 13, 2013
In the list's third rendition, This Old House (TOH) editors added BrazelBerries Raspberry Shortcake as one of the Top 100 New Home Products of 2013. BrazelBerries Raspberry Shortcake, from Fall Creek Farm & Nursery, is the first dwarf,...
November 12, 2013
Dramm Corp. has announced that Les Evans is returning to the company and will be working with Dramm's team to manage the sales of DRAMMwater in the Eastern United States and Canada. In this capacity, Evans will coordinate closely with DRAMMwater...
November 08, 2013
The Ball Seed WebTrack winWIN Contest will award three Ball Seed customers with a pizza party for their entire greenhouse staff. Multiple entries are earned each time you complete one or more of the following actions on the new Ball Seed WebTrack...
November 08, 2013
Ball DPF, LLC has rebranded its Nature’s Source Plant Food family of products with a new website. The site is filled with color and allows easy navigation on desktop or mobile devices. Visitors can browse for products by their market category, or by...
November 08, 2013
For the fourth year in a row, floriculture/greenhouse specialists Dr. Mark Bridgen and Dr. Neil Mattson of Cornell University are organizing a tour of several of the main stops along the Spring Trial route in California. The guided excursion for...
November 08, 2013
HGTV Home Plant Collection will add Angel Plants Inc. of Long Island, N.Y., as a distribution partner in spring 2014. Angel Plants will focus on growing Expressions Annuals, Fine Vine Mandevillas and Patio-Ready Edibles. Angels Plants is a...