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July 25, Oxfordshire

UK: Plant area managers, buyers reminded to sign up for Plant Area Forum

Plant area managers and buyers are being reminded to book their places at the third annual Plant Area Forum at Ball Colegrave this month (July, 2018).Places are available for the event, facilitated by inspector Roger Crookes, on Wednesday, July 25 for £79 per person and can be booked via www.gca.org.uk or by.....

Top 10 digital marketing ideas for garden centers

With so much business being done online, it’s important to make your presence known to customers through strategic digital marketing techniques. Try these tips for making the most out of your digital marketing:1. Online promotion of Your Garden CenterOnline promotions are a great way to attract new customers.....

Denmark: New garden centre for Hobbyland

In the town of Roskilde, about 35 kilometres west of Copenhagen, Smiemans Projecten will build a new garden centre for Hobbyland next to their existing building. The owner of Hobbyland wants to divide the construction of this project into two phases. The construction for the first phase will start in.....

US: Kroger adopts pollinator policy for outdoor plants

The Kroger Co. announced a new policy to protect pollinators that includes a commitment to phase out sourcing of live garden plants in stores and garden centers that have been treated with neonicotinoids, a group of insecticides that are harmful to honey bees, by 2020.Kroger also offers one of the largest.....

US (NJ): Phillipsburg farm and greenhouse to close after 70 years

The flowers have bloomed one last time at Piazza Farms and Greenhouses, a a Phillipsburg-area institution that will close Saturday after 70 years of operation.Christy Piazza Krouse, who runs the business with her parents, said the farm has been a family affair since her great grandfather opened shop seven.....

US (OH): Corso's comments on arrest of employees

On June 5, 2018, Federal investigators executed a search warrant at Corso’s Flower and Garden Center locations in Sandusky and Castalia, Ohio. In the process of executing that warrant, the investigators arrested more than 100 Corso’s employees. Corso’s is fully complying with the government’s investigation,.....

US (OH): Kah’s Nursery becomes 1,000th Espoma certified dealer

The Espoma Company has welcomed the 1,000th participant into its certified dealer program, Kah Nursery, a garden center servicing the Botkins, Ohio market since 1948. The Espoma Certified Dealer Program is a program offered to garden centers that allows staff members to learn about plant nutrition and Espoma.....

UK: Nursery plant centre for sale

Quinton Edwards are selling an established nursery and plant centre which benefits from a four bedroom period house.The business has been operating for circa 15 years and is a traditionally run nursery and plant centre which relies heavily on repeat custom and is favoured by keen gardeners. The majority of.....