For the first time, the renowned "Grower of the Year Award" of AIPH (International Association of Horticultural Producers) will be presented during the IPM Essen, the world's leading trade fair for horticulture.

Schoneveld Breeding, The Netherlands, is the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) Golden Rose winner for 2014.

The umbrella association with international activities is calling for applications in the following categories: Finished Plants and Trees, Young Plants as well as Cut Flowers and Foliage. Any grower association can nominate growers or growers can nominate themselves.

The deadline for entries is July 31, 2015. Forms and additional information can be retrieved from