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Philips Horticulture LED Solutions
June 23, 2015
Philips Horticulture LED Solutions announced AgriNomix, Total Energy Group (TEG) and Paul Boers Ltd./Prins Greenhouses as new certified horticulture partners. Employees from the new partner companies received training and certification from Philips...
June 21, 2015
Last Week, Berger and Theriault & Hachey Peat Moss announced the signature of a strategic alliance involving the transfer of harvesting rights of a bog in the Baie-Sainte-Anne region, in New-Brunswick, Canada. This new bog allows Berger to...
June 21, 2015
Wave Petunias has joined forces with the GrowIt! Garden Socially app to host a two-week contest in June that encourages Wave Fans to share and rate photos of their favorite Wave Petunias. The grand prize is a $100 gift card to the garden center of...
June 21, 2015
SePRO Corporation, Carmel, Indiana, recently announced the promotions of Dr. Tyler Koschnick to vice president, sales and research, and Sam Barrick to vice president, marketing. Koschnick will be responsible for leading SePRO’s national...
June 19, 2015
Six students were selected by AmericanHort to serve as this year’s HortScholars. The HortScholars Program is open to undergraduate and graduate students attending two- and four-year colleges and universities. Applicants must major in horticulture or...
June 15, 2015
The Trial Gardens at University of Georgia (UGA) will host a public open house on Saturday, July 18 from 9 a.m. until noon. Tours will be lead by Dr. John Ruter, director of the Trial Gardens and professor of the Horticulture Department at UGA....
June 10, 2015
Varieties will now be available for sale to customers from EuroAmerican on ePlantSource.com. ePlantSource customers will also gain access to Proven Winners assortments and combination containers that include varieties from EuroAmerican’s Savvy...
PVG
June 10, 2015
Pleasant View Gardens and D.S. Cole Growers will host their open house events on July 30. The events are geared toward greenhouse and nursery growers, retailers, landscapers and brokers. Participants can experience a variety of plant genetics at...
June 10, 2015
Bailey Nurseries announced the date for its annual Minnesota expo. The event will take place July 30 and is open to Bailey customers. Customer discounts, facility tours, the introduction of new plant varieties, merchandising display ideas and guest...
June 05, 2015
Everris, Fuentes, Nu3, Novapeak and F&C are transitioning to form one global company under the name ICL Specialty Fertilizers. The transition will result in an expanded product portfolio, stronger emphasis on innovation and product development...
June 03, 2015
Hort Couture's collection of annuals, tropical, succulents, herbs, vegetables and ornamental grasses can now be purchased through ePlantSource.com. “We are very excited to add the Hort Couture collections to what ePlantSource offers to professional...
June 03, 2015
Dozens of conservation and gardening organizations have collaborated to form the National Pollinator Garden Network, which launched a nationwide campaign, the Million Pollinator Garden Challenge, on June 3. Designed to accelerate growing efforts...
May 29, 2015
In a recent online fact-sheet at its extension website, the University of Massachusetts  Amherst Center for Agriculture, Food and the Environment lists Nature’s Source Organic Plant Food 3-1-1 as “the best liquid organic fertilizer,” according...
May 26, 2015
Nufarm Americas, Inc. recently announced the appointment of three ornamental region managers in target regions across the U.S. to capitalize on the company’s position in the U.S. ornamental market.The following promotions have been made: David...
May 22, 2015
GrowIt! Garden Socially will give two college students enrolled in a horticultural (or related) degree program the opportunity to win a trip to Chicago to attend the IGC Show in its 2015 Friends & Family app contest. The top five students who...
May 22, 2015
Hortica has entered an affiliation agreement with Sentry Insurance. Once complete, Hortica will become a member of the Sentry Insurance Group. As a member, Hortica will keep its name, brand and current headquarters location in Edwardsville, Illinois...
May 19, 2015
GPN’s Plant Health Management Conference will return this fall with not one but two events. On Oct. 6, we will be returning to Grand Rapids, Michigan and on Oct. 27 we will offer a second conference in Springfield, Massachusetts. If you or anyone...
Steve Maiscalco
May 19, 2015
Steve Maiscalco joined the BioSafe Systems team to focus primarily on driving retail sales. As a technical representative, Maiscalco will build relationships with distributors and garden centers and will work to increase sales and develop the...
May 18, 2015
National Garden Bureau (NGB) will grant $10,000 this fall, which will be split among three therapeutic gardens in North America. This effort is to raise awareness of horticulture and support the benefits of gardening. Grant applications must meet...
May 18, 2015
Arborjet is now accepting applications for its “Taking Root” Scholarship Program. In 2015, 10 graduating high school seniors will receive a $1,000 scholarship to pursue full-time studies in forestry, plant sciences, horticulture, entomology,...