The panel included a state Cooperative Extension specialist focused on ornamental crop production and garden centers
, a professor in agricultural economics, an associate professor of agricultural communications, and an endowed chair in business administration who focuses on relationship marketing.
Activities at the various garden centers
and specialty nurseries range from antique garden fairs, to fall planting seminars, to wreath-making classes, to music and barbecue celebrations.
Most retail garden centers
will have a fish fertilizer, even those that do not specialize in organics.
Meister Media (Willoughby, OH), the producer of magazines, reports and events for the agricultural sector, has begun the publication of Today's Garden Center
, a magazine for the garden retail industry.
Village Nurseries' CEO David House will be the featured interview for the monthly Garden Center
Professionals Roundtable on Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at 2:00am Eastern/11:00am Pacific.
Other California native wild flowers Pokorski recommends for novice gardeners are lupine, tidytips, Chinese houses and baby blue eyes, available in seeds at garden centers
Smith & Hawken's continual investment in advertising will not only build brand awareness, but it will also drive customers into local garden centers
," said Lauer.
By posting coupons on their site, garden centers
can utilize their web presence to drive customers to their store.
use this information to provide the information and specials their customers are looking for.
This new equity, when combined with a $1 million commitment already in place for 2001 from SummerWinds Garden Centers
, is intended to fund the company's operations through 2003 and is planned to be the final round of equity financing needed by the company.
Armstrong Garden Centers
has a 111-year tradition of introducing new and unique flowering plants, roses and fruit trees to Southern California.
com, the industry's leading web tool for retail garden centers