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May 1, 2019
Your Chance to Make an ImpactTim Hodson

In September, AmericanHort will once again host Impact Washington, an advocacy and policy meeting, in our nation’s capital. The two-day advocacy summit will take place Sept. 16 to 18, in Washin... more

Apr 26, 2019
Are You on a Journey to Healthy Plants?Tim Hodson

In the latest issue of GPN, Jennie Smith, a member of GPN’s 40 Under 40 Class of 2018, wrote a 40 Under 40 Perspectives column on plant health that I wanted to make sure that you saw. Smith has b... more

Apr 23, 2019
The Value and Appeal of GrassesJasmina Dolce

If you haven't noticed by now, ornamental grasses are a seriously hot plant category at the consumer level. And they have been for quite some time now. Some may have thought the interest in grasses wo... more

Apr 19, 2019
Flower Power Mobile Helps Spread the WordTim Hodson

Earlier this month, a team of ambassadors representing the Society of American Florists trekked through the Pacific Northwest in a vintage-style van — The Flower Power Mobile — offering unsuspecti... more

Apr 17, 2019
Survey: Confidence is Key for Consumer Outdoor ProjectsTim Hodson

The Home Depot recently commissioned a survey of 1,000 Americans to find out how people use their outdoor spaces — and nearly one-third of them (30%) said they don't know where to start when it com... more

Apr 11, 2019
Can the National Green Industry Survey Count on You?Tim Hodson

The Green Industry Research Consortium will be launching the National Green Industry Survey this month. The purpose of the survey is to document trends in production, marketing and retailing practice... more

Apr 9, 2019
Petunias Perfect for BasketsJasmina Dolce

Spring is here, and Mother's Day is just around the corner. It's that time of year — gardeners, homeowners, gift givers and more will be heading to their local garden center to purchase the perfect ... more

Apr 5, 2019
Calling All Therapeutic GardensTim Hodson

Does your company work with any therapeutic gardens to help individuals learn new skills or regain those that were lost? These gardens help participants improve their mental, physical and vocatio... more

Apr 3, 2019
DHS to Release 30,000 Seasonal Worker VisasTim Hodson

On March 29, the Department of Homeland Security announced it plans to release an additional 30,000 H-2B visas for returning immigrant workers. “These additional visas will certainly provide some... more

Mar 29, 2019
The Long and Winding RoadTim Hodson

I have returned from the 2019 California Spring Trials and I’m tired but it’s a good kind of tired. After seven days of planes, trains and automobiles, it felt really good to finally be home. ... more

Mar 28, 2019
2019 California Spring Trials — Day 5Tim Hodson

We made it!! The 2019 California Spring Trials are officially over and Team GPN and Lawn & Garden Retailer are heading home. We logged a lot of miles since we started last Saturday, saw a lo... more

Mar 27, 2019
2019 California Spring Trials — Day 4Tim Hodson

We are coming down to the wire of the 2019 California Spring Trials. It’s been a hectic few days, but it’s also been a lot of fun catching up with old friends while seeing new introductions. On... more

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