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Equipment and Supplies

For Sale

Visit www.rittenhouse.ca for a wide selection of sprayers, watering equipment, pumps, parts and accessories. Serving the Horticultural Industry for over 90 years.

Tel: (800) 461-1041
www.rittenhouse.ca

For Sale

Siebring soil steaming conveyor. 2 yards per hour capacity.
240 volt single phase. Would need a steam supply.
Five years old. Works great.

Ahrens Greenhouse
Contact: LeRoy
Phone: (763) 402-3309

Maple Grove, MN

 

For Sale or Lease

For Sale: Two Greenhouses Totaling 22,700± SF w/Concrete Floors and 47.6 acres in Northwest Indiana

Excellent U.S. 30 location between Merrillville and Valparaiso with great visibility. Barn with loft, pole building and large paved parking area. Call Matt Wiseman (219) 689-4373 or contact Schrader Real Estate & Auction Co. at (800) 451-2709 or visit schraderauction.com (MWW14P).

Schrader Real Estate & Auction Co.
www.schraderauction.com
Contact: Landon Lawrence
E-mail: landon@schraderauction.com
Phone: (260) 244-7606

950 North Liberty Dr.
Columbia City, IN
46725

120,000 Sq. Ft. Greenhouse Operation for Sale

Successful, established greenhouse operation. 19 acres with more available, including two offices, warehouse and house. Three sources of water. Backup generators. Located in Hinds County, Raymond, MS.

Standing Pine Nursery, Inc.
Contact: Jody Ogletree
Phone: (601) 954-3733
Fax: (601) 878-9513


130,000+ Sq. Ft. Greenhouse Operation for Sale

40+ years successful wholesale/retail operation on 24 acres; includes 2,500 sq. ft. brick house, potting building, back-up generators and sales office.

Mary's Greenhouse, Inc.
marysgh.com
Contact: Mike Hamby
E-mail: marysgh@blomand.net
Phone: (931) 668-2119

202 Meiser Lane
McMinnville, TN
37110

Established 25+ Year Retail Nursery & Florist for Sale

Prime turn-key RETAIL/Business Opportunity! This great 5.5+ acre property is located in Stockton, Illinois (1/2 hour East of Galena) with over 700 feet of prime US Hwy 20 frontage. It consists of a log front 2,800+ sq. ft. retail shop featuring floor radiant heat, including attached greenhouse. The property also includes a beautiful Cape Cod residential home that is approximately 1,325 sq. ft. Endless opportunities abound. Contact: Eric Anderson:

Ruhl & Ruhl REALTORS
www.EricAnderson.RuhlHomes.com
Contact: Eric Anderson
E-mail: EricAnderson@RuhlHomes.com
Phone: (224) 456-5115

842 S. Blackjack
Galena, IL
61036

 

Help Wanted

Director of Growing/Head Grower

The Head Grower manages and leads staff of growers, assistant growers, quality control staff, and internal transport staff engaged in the growing, care and maintenance of the company’s horticultural products that are produced for wholesale or retail sales. Directs the application of technical procedures, timing and metering devices that control frequency, amount and type of nutrient applications; regulate humidity, ventilation, temperature and amount of light; and dispense fertilizers, herbicides, pesticides and fungicides. Monitors crop development and the removal of substandard plants to maintain quality standards.

SunBlest Gardens
www.sunblestgardens.com
Contact: Caleb Van Wingerden
E-mail: caleb@sb-gardens.com
Phone: (850) 421-0111

874 Commerce Blvd.
Crawfordville, FL
32327

Sales Opportunities

Established and expanding broker company for plant material. We have a very large product base to sell, the newest novelties to commodities. Looking for (proven) successful salespeople to expand our business. Knowledge of plant material is essential. Multiple territories. High commission.

Please send full resume and salary history to:

E-mail: hr@fleurizon.com

Florasearch, Inc

In our third decade of performing confidential key employee searches for the horticulture industry and allied trades worldwide. Retained basis only. Candidate contact welcome, confidential, and always free.

1740 Lake Markham Rd.
Sanford , FL 32771
Tel: (407) 320-8177
Fax (407) 320-8083
E-mail: search@florasearch.com

Web site: www.florasearch.com

Grower Position Available – Full Time with Benefits

Experienced and knowledgeable grower willing to work within a team to produce high quality annuals and seasonal plants for retail/wholesale in 2.5 acres of greenhouses. Responsibilities include ordering, scheduling planting/care, maximizing production conditions, insect/disease scouting, and application of pesticides as needed. Minimum two years’ experience. Positive and enthusiastic attitude with excellent people skills required. Ability to work weekends during peak times. Salary/hourly wage negotiable, commensurate with experience. Benefits include health insurance, two weeks’ vacation, and three paid holidays.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcome applications from all qualified individuals. Please send resume to:

E-mail: karlhornungshadylane@outlook.com

Hiring Full-Time Grower

Since 1989 Linwell Gardens has been recognized as a major contributor of wholesale plant products, specializing in annuals and plant propagation across Ontario. Linwell offers an innovative environment with highly competitive salary and benefits package.

Currently, Linwell is inviting applications for the full-time position of Grower. Ideally, the successful candidate would be an individual who loves the greenhouse industry, is committed to maintaining a culture of quality, accountability, knowledge, adaptability and cooperation, bringing the following experience:

* management of crop growing operations
* understanding of plant propagation/cultivation principles and practices
* monitoring, assessing, recording, and acting according to individual crop needs
* 3+ years of experience within the horticultural industry
* solid interpersonal and communication skills
* knowledge of Integrated Pest Management
* computer literate in Excel, Word and capable of running greenhouse computerized software

Send us an email at:

E-mail: hr@linwellgardens.com

Family Owned National Supplier of Green Goods seeks Section Growers

Altman Specialty Plants is looking for talented and passionate Section Growers to join our teams in California, Texas, and Colorado. With the largest growing footprint in North America, opportunities to grow with us knows no bounds. Best of all, we are family-owned and operated. Please send resume and cover letter to Aaron Bivens.

Altman Specialty Plants
www.altmanplants.com
Contact: Aaron Bivens
E-mail: abivens@altmanplants.com

Sales Representative

Flamingo Holland Inc. is an established flower bulb company with sales to wholesale nurseries. We are part of the Van den Bos group based in the Netherlands. We have a facility in Vista, CA with state-of-the-art coolers to facilitate and prepare bulbs and tubers for pot and cut flower growers.

Flamingo Holland is looking for someone to strengthen their Sales team. We are searching for a candidate that has worked or is affiliated with greenhouse growers and or production/sales. Experience in sales is not a must but is preferred. We are looking for a person that has passion and interest in growing flowering plants and wants to assist our customers with their growing needs.

If you are looking for a new challenge this might be a good opportunity.

We would love to hear from you.

Flamingo Holland, Inc.
www.flamingoholland.com
Contact: Robin van der Schaaf
E-mail: robin@flamingoholland.com
Phone: (760) 734-1033

1250 Avenida Chelsea
Vista, CA
92081

Head Grower Management Opportunity – Innovative, Growing Nursery in Dallas, Texas Area

J. Berry Nursery is seeking a Head Grower who has the desire to be part of a contemporary, collaborative, and inventive team committed to the highest standards of quality and service.
The Head Grower reports directly to the General Manager and works closely with the Production Manager. This position oversees Section Growers, Cultural workers, Pesticide Applicators, and Irrigation Technicians. During peak season, the Head Grower will directly supervise 40-50 associates. Plant cultural responsibility begins at potting and extends through harvest.


Key Responsibilities:

• Direct and supervise the cultural teams to meet production timelines and sale forecast targets
• Adapt all activities to support the established companywide KPI’s while developing your own departmental KPI’s
• Monitor growing areas and crops daily
• Maintain daily records of labor efficiency and use this data to inform the company of current productivity levels and develop strategies to improve productivity in the future.
• Ensure that accepted IPM procedures are being maintained
• Plan, schedule, coordinate, and supervise all pest and disease scouting, evaluation, and pesticide applications
• Monitor and adjust nutritional programs
• Maintain pruning procedures and schedules
• Ensure timely spacing of plants
• Schedule and implement all post and preemergent herbicide applications
• Assist research and development department with production profiling and optimization

Now Why Do You Really Want to Work for J. Berry Nursery?

• There is NO State Income Tax in Texas. Texas is ranked 12th best state economy based on GDP. That means more money back in your pocket

• Comprehensive benefits package and competitive pay offered

• Relocation assistance provided if necessary

If you or someone you know is interested and would be a good fit email Human Resources at davido@jberrynursery.com, and we can send you more information about the role and organization.

E-mail: davido@jberrynursery.com

 

Plants, Seeds, and Flowers

Liners

Available September 1
Dracaena spike in 512 tray 400 count .08 each. Vinca vine (2ppp) in 72 tray .44 each.

Available November 1
Dracaena in 72 tray .40 each.

Barnes Greenhouse
Phone: (716) 679-1069
Fax: (716) 672-4743

3187 Main Road
Dunkirk, NY
14048


Vista Farms 

Exclusive propagator of VF and Rijnplant Bougainvilleas and Hollywood Hibiscus.
We are represented by most brokers.

PO Box 1834  Juana Diaz PR 00795
Tel: (787) 837-9077
Fax: (787) 837-5909
www.vistafarms.com

Seeds

Select Seeds

P.O. 319
Alamo, TX 78516
Tel: (800) 237-5326 or (956) 464-8663

Unrooted Hydrangea Cuttings

The largest collection for your selection. Phone or write for prices and varieties grown.

Oregon Hydrangea Company
15696 Hwy. 101 So.
Brookings OR 97415
Tel: (541) 469-3136
Fax: (541) 469-0563