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July 28, 2015
SNA 2015 Retailers’ Choice Awards Chosen

Retailers' Choice Awards at SNA 2015 were presented to nine exhibiting companies during a presentation on the SNA Stage. The Garden Center Group's Sid Raisch led the retailer search. Products were selected specifically for garden... more »

June 30, 2015
MNGC Expands Organic Soil Line

Master Nursery Garden Centers (MNGC) will introduce an expansion of the Bumper Crop Line of organic soils and soil amendments at Cultivate'15 in Columbus Ohio, July 12-14.These products will continue the co-op's orientation towards "Organic... more »

May 18, 2015
Environmental Factor Launches Insect Control

Launched at the National Hardware Show, Nema-globe Nematodes boasts patent-pending technologies that deliver tried-and-true nematodes, in a more accessible and easier-to-use formulation for home gardeners. "Nematodes are among the most-researched and most-e ffective biological controls... more »

September 5, 2014
Webinar on Growing Perennials to Take Place This Month

If you grow and sell perennials and are always on the lookout for solutions to growing the healthiest crops possible then you should mark Sept. 16 on you calendar. At 2 p.m. eastern time on... more »

October 16, 2013
Industry Associations Collaborate on Neonicotinoid Information

The American Nursery & Landscape Association, OFA and the Society of American Floirsts have collaborated on a letter and FAQ sheet to help the industry gain a better understanding of the use of neonicotinoids.These documents... more »

June 12, 2012
Sun Gro Acquires Conrad Fafard

Syngenta and Sun Gro Horticulture recently announced that Sun Gro has acquired Conrad Fafard, Inc., the Syngenta growing media products business.Fafard, based in Agawam, Mass., has been producing and distributing growing media solutions to greenhouse... more »

December 14, 2011
Jon Carloftis Launches Natural Plant Products

Award-winning garden designer Jon Carloftis will introduce his all-natural plant products, Soil & Root and Bloom & Fruit, to surrounding retailers in Kentucky.Kentucky native and award-winning garden designer, garden writer, author and lecturer, Jon Carloftis... more »

August 23, 2011
Espoma Introduces New Packaging

The Espoma Company recently announced the introduction of new packaging. The enhanced look will feature new colorful graphics as well as a 'slide to close' feature that maximizes convenience for the consumer.The Espoma Company recently... more »

August 9, 2011
Preen to Debut Battery-Powered Spreader

Preen's signature yellow bottles will be offered in a new SKU with the patented Battery-Powered Spreader cap. The new applicator cap features an inner fan powered by two AAA batteriesLebanon Seaboard's new Preen Battery-Powered Spreader... more »

August 9, 2011
Scotts Stunted in Stormy Q3

Unfriendly weather hits Scotts Miracle-Gro with a Q3 of a 10 percent sales declineUnfriendly weather hits Scotts Miracle-Gro with a Q3 (ended July 2) of 10 percent sales declines to $1.06 billion, reports Ken Clark... more »

March 22, 2011
Scotts’ Lawn Fertilizers to Be Phosphorus-Free

ScottsMiracle-Gro launches water quality and conservation initiatives through multi-faceted program that includes phosphorus-free lawn fertilizers by the end of 2012, an innovative nitrogen-use focus and a new multi-year commitment to consumer education and outreach on... more »