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The importance of community relationships

Recently, I received an email from a teacher at one of our area high schools asking if I would be interested in having a student “intern” this com... more »

The winter farmers market helped to bring customers into the garden center and increase sales for other items as well.

Should you start a winter vegetable market?

Vic Vanik said starting a winter vegetable program and farmers market was “a game-changer” for Four Seasons Greenhouse and Nursery. He and his wif... more »

A lot of new ideas at Wallace’s Garden Center come not only from staff, but from visiting other garden centers.

Cultivating innovation in the garden center

It’s no secret innovation is key to staying relevant in garden retail. Lawn & Garden Retailer explored hot retail topics in a recent roundtable ... more »

NGB promotes the 2024 “Year of the” crops

NGB promotes the 2024 “Year of the” crops

National Garden Bureau (NGB) has created, and is making available, on-point marketing tools to help retailers promote the 2024 “Year of the” crop... more »

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Axiom survey finds home gardening interest continues to rise

Interest in home gardening continues to rise despite concerns about the economy, weather and increased time spent at work in 2023. The new study found... more »

PDSI partners with garden influencer

PDSI partners with garden influencer

Plant Development Services (PDSI) recently announced a strategic partnership with garden content creator Linda Vater. This collaboration will highlig... more »