GPN/Prospiant Intern of the Year 2024
Greenhouse Product News
by Caroline Feehery
6M ago
  Every fall for the past 24 years, GPN and Prospiant have been recognizing outstanding college students with the GPN/Prospiant Intern of the Year Scholarship. And now we would like to find number 25! Do you know any undergraduate students who were able to participate in a floriculture/horticulture internship in 2023? If you do, please tell him or her to apply for this year’s scholarship. Here is a reminder of what the 2024 GPN/Prospiant of the Year will receive: A check for $3,000 An article featuring him or her in the January 2024 issue of GPN Travel and hotel expenses t ..read more
Visit website
GPN/Prospiant Intern of the Year 2023
Greenhouse Product News
by Caroline Feehery
1y ago
Every fall for the past 23 years, GPN and Prospiant have been recognizing outstanding college students with the GPN/Prospiant Intern of the Year Scholarship. And now we would like to find number 24! Do you know any undergraduate students who were able to participate in a floriculture/horticulture internship in 2022? If you do, please tell him or her to apply for this year’s scholarship. Here is a reminder of what the 2023 GPN/Prospiant of the Year will receive: A check for $3,000 An article featuring him or her in the January 2023 issue of GPN Travel and hotel expenses to Culti ..read more
Visit website
Pantone Picks Very Peri for ‘22
Greenhouse Product News
by Tim Hodson
2y ago
On Dec. 9, global color authority Pantone introduced Very Peri, a new blue shade (PANTONE 17-3938), as the Pantone Color of the Year selection for 2022. A dynamic periwinkle blue hue, Very Peri has “a vivifying violet red undertone blending the faithfulness and constancy of blue with the energy and excitement of red. This happy and warm blend of all the blue hues introduces an empowering mix of newness.” “As we move into a world of unprecedented change, the selection of PANTONE 17-3938 Very Peri brings a novel perspective and vision of the trusted and beloved blue color family,” said Leatrice ..read more
Visit website
Keep an Eye on These Trends in ’22
Greenhouse Product News
by Tim Hodson
2y ago
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) recently released its top six consumer gardening trends for 2022. The PHS is an internationally recognized organization founded in 1827 and the producer of the world-famous Philadelphia Flower Show. “Adopting new trends offers gardeners the perfect way to revamp home gardens with new ideas and inspiration, while using gardening to promote year-round health and well-being. This list of garden trends for 2022 is ideal for gardeners of all interests and experience levels to incorporate into their own gardens,” said Andrew Bunting, vice president of pub ..read more
Visit website
Circle the Date and Sign Up Today
Greenhouse Product News
by Tim Hodson
2y ago
On Dec. 2, GPN will present a free 90-minute webinar on “Outlook 2022: What’s on the Horizon in the Coming Year for the Economy, Consumers and Legislation.” The webinar will take place at 2 p.m. EST. During the webinar, Bridget Behe, Craig Regelbrugge and Charlie Hall will examine the top issues facing the horticulture industry in 2022. This is your opportunity to hear exclusive insight from these three industry leaders as they examine the up-to-the-minute issues facing our industry and help growers make sense of these complicated topics and how they could influence the industry in the coming ..read more
Visit website
It’s That Time of Year Again!
Greenhouse Product News
by Tim Hodson
2y ago
It’s hard to believe that November is already here. With the winter season approaching and onslaught of the holiday season upon us, the beginning of November also means we are now accepting nominations for GPN’s 40 Under 40 Class of 2022. Do you know someone who you think should be a member of our next class? Now in our 11th year, we will again be recognizing 40 individuals in the horticulture industry who are setting the pace for the future. We want to shine the spotlight on those individuals who will help determine where the industry is headed, why it is headed that way and how we are going ..read more
Visit website
Survey Says Gardeners Will Be Growing More in 2022
Greenhouse Product News
by Tim Hodson
2y ago
According to a recently released survey of consumers, it looks like the horticulture industry will continue to ride its pandemic popularity wave next year. That is just one of the findings of the 2022 Gardening Insights Survey where 62% of those surveyed say they will be planting more in the coming year. That number is even higher with millennials, with nearly 76% of that age group planning to expand and plant more. Just over 30% of all respondents say they will plant about the same as they did in 2021. The survey, conducted by Axiom Marketing, a market strategy consulting company based i ..read more
Visit website
Clemson’s Faust Receives Alex Laurie Award
Greenhouse Product News
by Tim Hodson
2y ago
The Society of American Florists (SAF) recently honored James Faust, professor of floriculture physiology at Clemson University, with the 2021 Alex Laurie Award, honoring an individual who has made broad-scope, long-lasting contributions to research or education in the floriculture industry. Faust received the award on Sept. 23 during SAF Orlando 2021, the organization’s 136th Annual Convention in Orlando, Florida. After graduating from Murray State University, Faust worked in a commercial greenhouse, where his very first job was growing 12 acres of poinsettias. The experience sparked a passio ..read more
Visit website
Know Any Interns?
Greenhouse Product News
by Tim Hodson
2y ago
Does your company have an internship program? Do you know any college students who participated in a horticulture industry internship program this year? If you do, we want to hear from him or her for the 2022 GPN/Prospiant (formerly Nexus) Intern of the Year Scholarship. This is the 23rd year that we have awarded the Intern Scholarship, which includes: A check for $3,000; Being featured in an article and on the cover of the January 2022 issue of GPN; Receiving travel and hotel expenses to Cultivate’22 in Columbus, Ohio, next July as well as a full Cultivate’22 registration (complime ..read more
Visit website
Finished Plant Conference to Debut in October
Greenhouse Product News
by Tim Hodson
2y ago
In October, AmericanHort will debut its first-ever Finished Plant Conference, in Grand Rapids, Michigan. During the three-day conference (Oct. 11-13), attendees will learn best practices in the world of finished plants during the education sessions and network with suppliers at the trade show. There also will be a Greenhouse Tour and the Perennial Workshop. The 25+ educational sessions will focus on specific production practices and crops that have the highest potential to impact profit margin. Topics to be covered include quality control, space efficiency, labor reduction strategies, scheduli ..read more
Visit website

Follow Greenhouse Product News on FeedSpot

Continue with Google
Continue with Apple
OR