Grower News

Monrovia Appoints Pedersen as CEO

Monrovia Nursery Company has appointed Jonathan Pedersen as the company’s new chief executive officer, effective January 1, 2021. Pedersen succeeds Miles Rosedale, who stepped down at the end of 2020 to focus on his role as... more »

Bailey Announces Staff Promotions and Additions

Bailey has announced the promotion of Shane Brockshus and Alec Charais to the newly created positions of chief operations officer and chief marketing & product development officer, respectively. Marc McCormack will continue leading company-wide sales... more »

UConn to Offer Greenhouse Webinar Series

The University of Connecticut Greenhouse Research & Extension team is organizing two webinar series for greenhouse growers that will take place in January and February. Vegetable Seedling & Transplant Production in Greenhouses will take place... more »

Longwood Gardens’ Holiday Display Recognized by USA Today

Longwood Gardens was recently named the winner of the Best Botanical Garden Holiday Lights contest by USA Today. With more than 500,000 outdoor lights and fountains that dance to holiday classics, Longwood won the contest sponsored... more »

Central Garden & Pet Acquires Hopewell Nursery

On Dec. 17, Central Garden & Pet  announced it had entered into an agreement to acquire Hopewell Nursery, a leading live goods grower serving retail nurseries, landscape contractors, wholesalers and garden centers across the Northeast.... more »

Westerlay Orchids Hires New COO

Carpinteria-based Westerlay Orchids is continuing its rapid expansion, preparing for an even more successful 2021 with the hiring of chief operations officer Scott Zoch. The Westerlay name has become synonymous with reliability, sustainability, and trend focus. Under... more »

Treetown USA Rebrands as Everde Growers

On Dec. 17, 2020, TreeTown USA, announced that it has rebranded and will now operate under a new name: Everde Growers. The announcement was made by company CEO Jonathan Saperstein. The rebrand follows nearly six... more »

Plantpeddler Releases Results from 2020 Poinsettia Variety Day

Plantpeddler in Cresco, Iowa, recently conducted a trial of 144 commercial and pre-release poinsettia varieties. The grower's Variety Day was hosted on Dec. 3, for growers, poinsettia breeders and broker representatives. The trial was produced... more »

Latest Photos see all »

GPN recognizes 40 industry professionals under the age of 40 who are helping to determine the future of the horticulture industry. These individuals are today’s movers and shakers who are already setting the pace for tomorrow.
Ben Vliestra
Sidney Phelps
Jennifer Moss
Daniel Norden
W. Garrett Owen
Jessica Montgomery
Elien Peters
Rose Oberholzer
Nikki Melin

January 2021 GPN
Get one year of Greenhouse Product News in both print and digital editions for free.


Interested in reading the print edition of GPN?

Subscribe Today »



Be sure to check
out our sister site.
website development by deyo designs