Thursday, May 28, 2015

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White House releases National Pollinator Strategy

Horticulture industry groups are generally supportive of the strategy, with a few reservations. More

House passes bill to stop EPA water rule

The bill would require EPA to withdraw its proposed rule redefining which bodies of water are subject to regulation. More

Bayer Bee Care Center celebrates first anniversary

By Matt McClellan

The research facility touted its accomplishments, from educational outreach to new technology. More

Don’t fear the inspector

By Matt McClellan

Don’t be afraid of the inspectors who scour your nursery for pests. Learn how to work with them and not against them. More

Benchmarking your Business: Take aim

By Alan Hodges, Hayk Khachatryan, Charles Hall And Marco Palma

Benchmark the health of your business against this national data fresh from the Green Industry Research Consortium. More

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California farmers with strongest water rights voluntarily cut water use by 25 percent amid drought

The state approved the proposal May 22, and assured no further cuts will come to those entitled. More

Cal Poly hort department head calls for industry advocates to help save program

A new plan for the San Luis Obispo school will demolish horticultural facilities to make way for student housing. More

GrowIt! hosts hort student app contest

The grand prize includes networking opportunities at top events with industry leaders. More

Casey Trees plants 1,398 trees in D.C.

Staff and volunteers for the D.C.-based nonprofit have planted 20,000 total trees. More

PLNA supports bill to improve riparian buffers

The bill would require a 100 foot buffer for all streams, rivers, and lakes, and a 300 foot buffer for high value streams. More

Hortica and Sentry Insurance sign affiliation agreement

The green industry insurance company will become part of the Sentry group, but will maintain its name and brand. More

Royal Horticultural Society unveils action plan to grow UK ornamental hort industry

The plan identifies a dozen priority areas where government and industry could work together to aid long-term growth. More

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Plant something for Arbor Day

The Arizona Nursery Association encourages growers to share this video with their customers to remind them that Arbor Day is April 24. More

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