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Jon Carloftis
March 16, 2015
Proven Winners has partnered with Jon Carloftis, an author and fine living expert, on a series of four Life + Style events that will take place in 2015. Attendees can enjoy food, drinks, architecture and garden designs featuring Proven Winner plants...
March 16, 2015
Lawn & Garden Retailer's free 30-minute webinar on "Enchanting with MIniature Gardening" is now available online. The presentation will cover the differences between miniature gardening and fairy gardening with examples of each type....
March 12, 2015
In July 2014, National Garden Bureau (NGB) announced the launch of Growing for Futures #growingforfutures, an annual philanthropic effort to benefit therapeutic gardens across the country. Since the launch, donations have included cash, seeds, trees...
March 12, 2015
Six vegetable breeding companies, with a focus on Fresh Market and Home Garden segments, are hosting the Summer Vegetable Trials via open houses and field days in seven locations from Aug. 10-21, 2015. National Garden Bureau (NGB) is organizing the...
Nathan Lamke, Terra Nova Nurseries
March 12, 2015
Nathan Lamkey and Steve Flickinger have joined the Terra Nova Nurseries team as part of the company’s growth-based management reorganization. Lamkey was hired as director of sales and marketing/assistant general manager. He will focus on sales,...
Dow AgrowSciences
March 11, 2015
Mark Neterer was recently named as Urban Pest Management sales leader for Dow AgroSciences. In this role, Neterer will lead sales activities for the Turf & Ornamental (T&O) and Pest Management business. He has more than 30 years of industry...
March 10, 2015
The Greater Columbus Convention Center is growing, and AmericanHort is taking advantage of this growth during Cultivate'15, with the introduction of the new Retail District. Cultivate'15 will take place July 11-14, in Columbus, Ohio. At...
March 06, 2015
On March 1, Sakata Seed America debuted the redesign of the SunPatiens consumer website. Consumers can find the following on the new site: -Meet the SunPatiens Family: an in-depth look at the three SunPatiens habits: Compact, Spreading and...
March 06, 2015
For the last 10 months, Terra Nova Nurseries collaborated with select editors from Martha Stewart Living magazine to plan a March 2015 feature story and photo spread about heucheras and heucherellas. Terra Nova began growing a selection of heuchera...
UNH Greenhouse
March 06, 2015
The University of New Hampshire (UNH) Macfarlane Research Greenhouses annual open house will take place March 27 and 28. The greenhouses will be open both days from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. UNH faculty, staff and students will present displays and lectures...
March 04, 2015
AmericanHort is "Changing the Game" at Cultivate'15, which will take place July 11-14, with two keynote presentations.Curt Steinhorst is a generational expert with an engaging speaking style and sharp insights into our multi-generational workforce....
March 04, 2015
The Southern Nursery Association (SNA) has scheduled its annual event, SNA 2015, for July 21-23 at Georgia International Convention Center in Atlanta. SNA 2015 will encompass: -The Southern Plant Conference (July 21)-SNA Research Conference (July 21...
March 03, 2015
The GrowIt! Garden Socially app has expanded into a new operating system and now available for for Android phones. Available now on the Google Play Market, GrowIt! helps users find plants to fit their lifestyle, and connect them with other local...
February 27, 2015
The Heritage Museums & Gardens’ Hydrangea Conference will take place July 14 to 16, 2015, in historic Sandwich, Massachusetts. Cape Cod will host the inaugural festival during peak blooming season for these iconic plants. Dr. Michael...
February 27, 2015
The National Garden Bureau (NGB) met at the ASTA Flower & Vegetable Seed Conference in Florida last month to plan future activities. At that time, NGB members elected four new directors to the board. The new directors are: Mike Connelly,...
February 27, 2015
As of April 1, 2015, The Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) will become the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP). NALP will continue to provide business and safety education to its members, certification through the Landscape...
February 25, 2015
Village Nurseries Wholesale and Anthony Tesselaar Plants recently commemorated the 20th anniversary of Flower Carpet rose. This anniversary recognizes Village Nurseries' exclusive licensing agreement to grow and sell Tesselaar plants to landscape...
February 25, 2015
American Beauties Native Plants has teamed up with Country Garden magazine and author/landscape designer Scott Calhoun to give away a wildlife waystation valued at $7,500. The contest will appear in the spring, summer and fall issues of the...
February 23, 2015
Shrub Madness, horticulture’s only bracket competition, is back for its second year. The bracket tournament will crown one Proven Winners ColorChoice shrub as champion and award gardeners dozens of prizes.   Spanning March 2-30, the basketball...
February 23, 2015
Sun Gro Horticulture announced it has named Ken Elsbury as the company's new chief executive officer.   Elsbury will officially assume his new responsibilities on March 2. Elsbury joins the Sun Gro team as the next chapter...
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