Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Know Your Farmer: The Fresh Herb Co. Is a Growing Concern in Longmont

Know Your Farmer: The Fresh Herb Co. Is a Growing Concern in Longmont

Fresh Herb Co. in Longmont specializes in ornamental flowers. Peony season will be over soon, but for Chet and Kristy Anderson of Fresh Herb...
How To Increase Consumer Loyalty and Trust

How To Increase Consumer Loyalty and Trust?

Where do flowers come from? According to our most recent national omnibus survey of 1,000 consumers who buy flowers, 74 percent indicated they have no...
Opening a Flower Shop – What I Wish I Knew!

Opening a Flower Shop – What I Wish I Knew!

Opening a flower shop, like any new business, requires lots of hard work, love, and dedication. And some good information. What do you wish...
Instagrammers are in love with one self-taught florist

Instagrammers are in love with one self-taught florist

Holly Chapple lays out and inspects each flower that goes into a bridal bouquet while working in her floral design studio in Loudoun County,...
The East Coast’s Largest Flower Farm Becomes Certified American Grown

The East Coast’s Largest Flower Farm Becomes Certified American Grown

Bloomia , the largest cut flower farm on the East Coast, has become the latest Certified American Grown Farm. With a mission of spreading...
Rice plants evolve to adapt to flooding

Rice plants evolve to adapt to flooding

Temporal morphological changes of rice in deepwater conditions. Credit: Takeshi Kuroha, Keisuke Nagai, and Motoyuki Ashikari Rice varieties known as "deepwater rice " have...
Hemp — pilot to profit: Plant related to marijuana has big potential

Hemp — pilot to profit: Plant related to marijuana has big potential

Twenty South Carolina farms are involved in a pilot project growing industrial hemp. This field is in Marion at Baxley Farms. Three Orangeburg County...
America Is In Season

America Is In Season

Flowers are the angels, whereby they write on the hills and fields mysterious truths.” – Benjamin Franklin Fifty-six men signed the Declaration of Independence...
Got Flowers

Got Flowers?

Okay, so we constantly hear that the U.S. economy has finally recovered from the Great Recession, corporate profits are up, the stock market is...
Syndicate Sales wins Innovation Battlefield

Syndicate Sales wins Innovation Battlefield

Hundreds of new products were showcased at the 2018 International Floriculture Expo, but only five were selected to participate in the annual New Product...
New Plants and Bulbs for Fall

New Plants and Bulbs for Fall

Among the great pleasures of the nursery business is discovering new and unfamiliar plant varieties. These can be plants that are new to the...
New experiences bloom during flower arrangement, farm visit

New experiences bloom during flower arrangement, farm visit

Courtesy Photo | Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Iwakuni residents and local Japanese pose for a photo... read more MARINE CORPS AIR STATION IWAKUNI,...
Arkansas Plant Board selects former agriculture secretary as new director

Arkansas Plant Board selects former agriculture secretary as new director

The Arkansas Plant Board unanimously approved the appointment of former Arkansas Agriculture Secretary Butch Calhoun to serve as its director. He was selected Friday...
Honoring Cindy McConkey Cox

Honoring Cindy McConkey Cox

“It is with the heaviest of hearts that we share the news of the passing of Cindy McConkey Cox, our Chief Operating & Marketing...

Global Peony Cut Flowers Market 2018 Research, Industry Trends, Supply, Sales, Demands, Analysis and...

MarketResearchNest.com adds “ Global Peony Cut Flowers Market Research Report 2018 ” new report to its research database. The report spread across 117 pages...
California Is Preparing for Extreme Weather. It’s Time to Plant Some Trees.

California Is Preparing for Extreme Weather. It’s Time to Plant Some Trees.

Matthew Garner is one of the California Conservation Corps workers restoring a floodplain in Modesto, Calif. MODESTO, Calif. — For years, there has been...
Colourful, Inspirational June Wedding Flowers Ideas And Designer Wedding Flowers London Couples Can’t Get Enough Of

Colourful, Inspirational June Wedding Flowers Ideas And Designer Wedding Flowers London Couples Can’t Get...

You might be feeling a little leftover sense of giddiness from the Royal wedding, or inspired to figure out the best wedding designs. But...
SF Flower Mart—a Martha Stewart favorite—will move to Potrero Hill

SF Flower Mart—a Martha Stewart favorite—will move to Potrero Hill

A longtime staple in SoMa—not to mention a favorite of Martha Stewart—the beloved SF Flower Mart will take root in a new Potrero Hill...
SAF Profit Blast in Green Bay: They Came, They Learned, They Bonded

SAF Profit Blast in Green Bay: They Came, They Learned, They Bonded

Ninety-four industry members gathered in Green Bay, Wisconsin last Sunday for the latest installment of the Society of American Florists’ popular 1-Day Profit Blast...
It’s boomtime for Alaska blooms at local farmers markets

It’s boomtime for Alaska blooms at local farmers markets

Rob Wells grows and sells dahlias and dahlia tubers from his Palmer-area farm. One of the many varieties on dahlias Wells grows is the...
The NEW Way to Market

The NEW Way to Market

The best marketing campaigns have an equal balance of creativity and strategy. The worst campaigns strive for applause but forget about the core product....
Invasive tropical plant can completely remove metal pollutants from Britain’s rivers – new study

Invasive tropical plant can completely remove metal pollutants from Britain’s rivers – new study

Pollutants in rivers and other water bodies are a serious problem for marine life as well as human health. However, removing them from the...
Auguste Clape, Whose Hillside Vineyards Rose to Fame, Dies at 93

Auguste Clape, Whose Hillside Vineyards Rose to Fame, Dies at 93

Auguste Clape in about 1982. He embodied the centuries-old tradition of the vigneron, the farmer who tended the vines and made the wine. Auguste...

The Business of Bouquets

To Carlos Oramas, floral bouquets are much more than just bunches of pretty flowers. And his company, The Gems Group Inc., a Miami-based lifestyle...
The Seasonal Flower Movement in Mexico: A Conversation with Gabriela Salazar from La Musa de las Flores

The Seasonal Flower Movement in Mexico: A Conversation with Gabriela Salazar from La Musa...

As we continue our blog series exploring local flowers, I wanted to chat with Gabriela Salazar of La Musa de las Flores in Mexico...

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