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Vaughn's McHutchison Ken Turrentine

March 6, 2024
Vaughan’s, McHutchison name new president

Ken Turrentine has been named president of McHutchison and Vaughan’s Horticulture, a position in which he will lead both companies. With 20 years of professional experience working in the horticultural industry, Turrentine is no stranger to McHutchison or Vaughan’s... more »

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March 1, 2024
L&GR seeks nominations for Innovator Awards

How innovative is your garden center? Share your story now for the 2024 Lawn & Garden Retailer Innovator Awards. These awards will recognize garden centers for excellence in categories such as: Community Involvement Classes and Events... more »

International Plant Trialing Conference returning in 2025

February 28, 2024
International Plant Trialing Conference returning in 2025

All-America Selections announced the International Plant Trialing Conference will take place in the upper Midwest in October 2025. Registration will open Nov. 1. The first International Plant Trialing Conference was held in the UK in... more »

Studio M

February 26, 2024
Studio M to close its doors

After 35 years in business, outdoor décor and gift brand Studio M will cease operations in April 2024. In an email sent to customers, the company said the decision is the result of enduring financial... more »

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February 26, 2024
PPA updates awards, calls for nominations

The Perennial Plant Association (PPA) has updated its awards program to recognize leaders in the herbaceous perennial plant industry.  The revised awards program is designed to reflect the changes in the perennial plant industry, particularly... more »

February 26, 2024
Spring Market opens next week

Spring Market at AmericasMart Atlanta takes place March 4-6, with access to open year-round showrooms and additional market-only showrooms, as well as complementary education and networking opportunities. “On the heels of a successful January Atlanta... more »