Top Stories  
Spring 2014 Update: A Mixed Bag For Retailers

While activity is in full swing for some garden centers, others are making adjustments while trying to capitalize on the hard winter.

Minnesota Gardens Opening Former Linder’s Stores In Minnesota

The stores, which were purchased following Linder’s closing last October, will focus heavily on organic edibles and herbs.


Business Management: Green Trends
How To Profit From Being Environmentally Friendly

Studies show people care about environmental issues and are willing to spend more as a result.

Help Your Customers Understand Green Words And Phrases

Research indicates there is a lot of confusion over green terminology. Here’s how you can make it clear to your buyers.

A Fruit Grower’s Perspective On Green Labeling

Ben Wenk offers five tips on what you can do to help lead your customers down the right path.

2014 Spring Trials  
HGTV HOME Plant Collection Will Deliver $200 Million Worth Of Plants At Retail In Its Third Year

This year, HGTV HOME Plant Collection will deliver more than $200 million in plants to the retail marketplace, which includes local garden centers, grocery stores and regional chains like Meijer and Menard’s, but not big box stores.

Marketing And Display Ideas From Sakata, Greenex And Hem Genetics [Slideshow]

These creative displays from breeders at Spring Trials work to show off the beauty of the products and give consumers ideas that they can use as well.




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