Lloyd Traven to Speak on the Keys to Successful Plant Introductions at 2019 Farwest Show

Traven’s session will highlight the essential components of plant introductions, giving breeders, growers, and retailers valuable insight that can make the difference between success and failure.

Farwest Show Solution Center Offers Mini-Sessions on Subjects Essential to Garden Retail

Each 30-minute session will be delivered by the best and brightest of horticulture retail with themes that cover timely and trending topics, including photography for social media, human resource, plant related marketing, native plants, and more.

2019 Farwest Show Retail Tour to Visit Portland Area’s Top-Rated Independent Garden Centers

The 2019 Farwest Show, August 21–23 in Portland, Oregon, will showcase four of the area’s best garden centers on its Go-to Garden Centers Retail Tour from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, August 20. Highly rated on Google and Yelp, the retail locations on this tour will inspire registered guests by showing them merchandise displays, product designs, retail space layouts and other ideas that are worth emulating.

2019 Farwest Show Offers Tours Of Garden Centers, Sustainable Businesses And Wholesale Nurseries

The 2019 Farwest Show, August 21–23 in Portland, Oregon, will offer three tours from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, August 20. Every year, Farwest tours explore the dynamic facilities of Portland’s thought leaders in the green industry. This year’s three tracks will look at retail garden centers, sustainable business processes and procedures, and wholesale nursery operations. The Farwest tours are sponsored by The Peters Company of Wilsonville, Oregon.

Farwest Show Calls for Entries for 2019 New Varieties Showcase

The 2019 Farwest Show is now accepting submissions of new plant introductions for the upcoming New Varieties Showcase. The showcase is an annual highlight of the trade show, held this year on August 21–23 at the Oregon Convention Center, Portland, Oregon. Each year cutting-edge plant varieties from around the world are on display and judged by industry experts (and more than 5,000 show attendees) for awards and recognition.