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SC Canna Expands in South Carolina

November 9

SC Canna LLC, an agricultural hemp company, plans to invest $8.8 million to establish its indoor growing operations in Clarendon County, South Carolina. The investment is projected to create 37 new jobs. SC Canna LLC... more »

Pennsylvania Awarding Grants to Boost Hemp Sales

November 9

Pennsylvania's Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding has called for proposals from nonprofit marketing and promotion organizations for projects aimed at increasing sales, export or consumer awareness of Pennsylvania hemp products. The department plans to award $200,000... more »

UC Davis Awarded Grant to Improve Strawberry Breeding and Genetics

November 8

The federal government is awarding $6.2 million to University of California, Davis, to study how to use breeding and genetic information to protect strawberry crops from future diseases and pests. The four-year grant from the... more »

New Campaign for Industry Career Opportunities

November 8

The American Floral Endowment (AFE) is launching a new campaign promoting the AFE Career Center and is encouraging all job-seekers interested in a career in the floral or horticulture industry to upload their resume. The AFE Career Center, established... more »

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Heimos to Host 15th Annual Poinsettia Trial, Open House

November 8

Millstadt Young Plants and N.G. Heimos Greenhouses will host their Poinsettia Trial Open House on Thursday, Nov. 17, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.  They will host a special day for all brokers to meet with the breeders... more »

The Triple Crown of Horticulture Is Named

November 7

Three major industry non-profits have joined forces to promote a plant class and specific variety, all in unison, and for good reason. For All-America Selections, one of the first perennial winners from their three-winter trial... more »

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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.
Erica Hernandez
Emma Lookabaugh
Melissa Maguire
Cole Mangum
Oz Marshall
Meagan Nace
Tiffany Nohl
Chris Plane
Mike Prol