HRI Leadership Academy

November 27, 2023
HRI opens Leadership Academy applications

The Horticultural Research Institute (HRI) is now accepting applications for the HRI Leadership Academy Class of 2025. The one-year program is designed for professionals at all levels who aspire to take on greater leadership roles.... more »
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October 27, 2023
AmericanHort warns of phishing scams

In an email, AmericanHort noted that it has been made aware of several new Cultivate’24 hotel and attendee list phishing scams. Official housing partner “We want to remind you that the official, exclusive housing partner... more »
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September 14, 2023
HRI Leadership Academy inaugural class establishes Endowment Fund, Welcomes Class of 2024

The Horticultural Research Institute (HRI), the research and scholarship foundation of AmericanHort, has announced that the inaugural HRI Leadership Academy class has completed the program. The class spent the past year honing business acumen, building... more »
Intent to Bid submitted for U.S. to host World Horticultural Exposition

September 13, 2023
Intent to bid submitted for U.S. to host World Horticultural Exposition

The World’s Fair Bid Committee Educational Fund recently announced its intent to submit a bid on Sept. 18 to host the 2029 International Horticultural Expo in Minnesota.  International Horticultural Exhibitions are hosted throughout the world... more »
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Taking third place: Making your IGC a community gathering space

What do two plant sellers have in common with a sprawling indoor/outdoor shopping complex and a vintage reseller? They all focus on being a “third place” in their community — a place outside of home... more »

July 20, 2023
Danziger, HRI partner on new scholarship program

Danziger recently announced it is partnering with the Horticulture Research Institute to develop the Danziger Imagine More Scholarship Fund. “We are very proud of the past 70 years and our growth from a small family... more »

July 18, 2023
15 Retailers’ Choice awards handed out at Cultivate’23

The Garden Center Group recently announced winners of the 2023 15 Retailers' Choice awards at Cultivate'23. There were nearly 70 items nominated, and the panel of judges narrowed it down to these 15 winners. Bailey... more »
Monrovia booth to display plants in botanic garden at Cultivate'23

July 13, 2023
Monrovia booth to display plants in botanic garden at Cultivate’23

Experience Monrovia’s plant selections in a whole new way at Cultivate’23. Visit the Monrovia Botanic Garden at booth #3453 to experience the Craftsmen-grown difference. The tour will be your first look at new and distinctive... more »

July 12, 2023
Bloomin’ Easy to release 5 new and improved varieties for 2024 at Cultivate’23

Bloomin’ Easy announced it will introduce five new and improved varieties for the 2024 season at Cultivate'23, booth 2835 and New Varieties Showcase displays NV67/68. “We have five exceptional varieties joining the Bloomin’ Easy Collection... more »
Get a sneak peek of Cultivate'23 featured

July 10, 2023
Get a sneak peek of Cultivate’23

Cultivate is the place to network with current customers and make new business connections. Take an inside look at this year’s show with HortTV, presented by Lawn & Garden Retailer and GPN Magazine. We hope... more »
Terra Nova Nurseries to debut new introductions, catalog at Cultivate'23

July 6, 2023
Terra Nova Nurseries to debut new introductions, catalog at Cultivate’23

Terra Nova Nurseries recently announced it will display several never-before-seen plant introductions at Cultivate'23, booth# 1121, 1321, NV62, NV64. In addition, the company will release a new print and online catalog supplement. The new varieties... more »

June 27, 2023
AmericanHort appoints vice president of advocacy and government affairs

AmericanHort recently announced the appointment of Matt Mika as the new vice president of advocacy and government affairs. With his extensive experience in government relations and deep understanding of public policy, Mika is expected to... more »