Announcing the Fifth Annual Women in Horticulture Week: A Celebration of Women’s Progress and Empowerment in the Green Industry

May 21, 2024 Garden Media Group

While there has been notable progress, there is room for encouraging more women to enter the industry and supporting their advancement. Research shows that companies with gender-diverse executive teams are 25 percent more likely to achieve above-average profitability.

Proven Winners Introduces More Than 100 New Varieties for 2025

May 21, 2024 Proven Winners

Proven Winners understands that new plant varieties are the cornerstone of our industry, which is why they’re excited to unveil more than 100 new varieties for spring 2025. Crafted to inspire repeat purchases, these plants are top choices gardeners will be asking for by name next year.

That Flower Feeling Foundation Expands Support Network and Recognizes Ongoing Contributions

May 20, 2024 That Flower Feeling

The That Flower Feeling Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of new supporters and the continued dedication of existing contributors, advancing its mission to share the joy of flowers worldwide.

US Department of Labor Awards $4.7M Grant to Enhance Compliance with International Labor Standards in Ecuador’s Banana, Cut Flower Sectors

The U.S. Department of Labor announced the award of up to $4.7 million to Partners of the Americas, a private nonprofit that promotes decent work and acceptable work conditions in Latin America, to enhance compliance with international labor standards by Ecuador’s banana and cut flowers industries. 

Dümmen Orange: Management Buyout of Global Orchids Business

May 16, 2024 Dümmen Orange

Sogo is poised to continue its legacy of excellence in orchid breeding and propagation, and remains dedicated to serving growers, wholesalers, and retailers around the world with premium-quality orchids. Dennis Hsiao, CEO of Sogo: “The transition to independent operation marks an exciting new chapter for Sogo, as we strive to innovate and deliver exceptional products and services to our valued customers and partners.”