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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

Ebb-Flo Benches

Custom made to fit your space and needs.
Rolling, stationary or tiered systems.

Midwest GROmaster since 1986
www.midgro.com
E-mail: sales@midgro.com
Phone: (847) 888-3558

Miscellaneous Equipment

2 pressurized sand filters: Tek-clean, 2” intake-$250; Lakos 4” intake -$500
3.5 yard soil sterilizer with Siebring blower, 220, self-unloading - $4,500
2015 Alkota 246 steamer - $3,800
3.8 cu. ft. bale breaker with conveyor, 110/220 - $1,400
Trailer, shelved for delivery, 8,000 lb. axles, 20’ long - $2,500
1998 enclosed trailer, drop down rear door, 7,500 lbs. axles, 20’L, 8’H inside, new brakes -$3,000
Can send pictures. Contact:

Swift Greenhouses
Contact: Scott
Phone: (641) 478-3217

Complete Soil Mixing Line for Sale - $249,000

All components included – New conveyor, rebuilt peat moss baler/breaker, rebuilt hoppers, rebuilt star screen, rebuilt fertilizer hopper.

Hardly used. Located in New Milford, CT. (Sold without new conveyor - $219,000). Please contact:

E-mail: equipment@garick.com

 

For Sale or Lease

Retail Greenhouse/Garden Center for Sale

Successful, long-term retail business. Over $950,000 yearly sales. 3.5 acres. Corner location, major roads. Sale price includes land, buildings, equipment and inventory.

Contact: Tom Dalton
E-mail: tdalton@ruhlcommercial.com
Phone: (563) 529-1750

IA
United States

Retail Greenhouse Business for Sale

Family-owned retail greenhouse business, established in 1947, located 3-1/2 miles east of Marshfield, WI. This business has three free-standing Quonset style greenhouses, three gutter-connect Westbrook Greenhouses totaling 8,000 sq. ft., two wells, equipment and heaters. Also included is a storefront, gift shop, two machine sheds (40x80 each) and two-story, five bedroom remodeled home and a three-bedroom ranch home.

All this situated on 40 beautiful acres with a 2-1/2 acre man-made pond and mature trees. 20 acres are currently rented for farming. There are many possibilities for this amazing property including garden center with many loyal customers and room for expansion to potentially include florist shop, seasonal sales, landscaping and farmers market. The property would also make a beautiful wedding venue.

For inquiries, please contact:

Century 21 Gold Key Realty Inc.
Contact: Rita Blenker, Owner/Broker
E-mail: RitaB@c21goldkey.com
Phone: (715) 387-2121

1643 N. Central Ave.
Marshfield, WI
54449

 

Help Wanted

Morven, NC & Culpeper, VA Production Farm Manager

Culpeper, VA Production Grower

****Apply Online at our Website: https://bellnursery.com/careers/****

Bell Nursery USA currently has opportunities to add 2 Production Farm Managers and a grower to our team. Bell Nursery is the largest nursery wholesale grower in the Mid-Atlantic, growing /shipping tens of millions of plants each year. These new Manager’s will work based at our North Carolina and Virginia locations where they will oversee production of annual and perennial live goods. Interested candidates should apply on line at our website: https://bellnursery.com/careers/. You may send questions about these opportunities to (EmployeeAdvocates@bellnursery.com)

This Production Farm Manager will be responsible for production and oversight of a designated production site for Bell Nursery USA. This includes, but is not limited to, quality crop production that align with pre-determined targets, managing production labor and, oversee the overall administration of a large-scale production farm. Our Production Farm Managers typically have a long history of horticultural leadership. These critical positions have tremendous visibility within the Bell family and carry significant influence over their portion of the business.

This Grower will be responsible for production and oversight of a designated area of crops at Bell Nursery USA. This includes, but is not limited to, all phases of quality crop production in close conjunction Production Leadership, managing assistant growers, record keeping, IPM (disease/sanitation/pesticide application) and management of the associated materials and equipment needed to accomplish the tasks.

Bell Nursery
bellnursery.com/careers/

Floriculture Propagator/Grower

Longwood Gardens, Inc., one of the world’s premier horticultural display gardens located in Kennett Square, PA, has an opening for a full-time propagator/greenhouse grower. They will join 11 other growers, producing almost 1400 unique florist crops, in 4.5 acres of greenhouses and container fields, used to create Longwood’s world-renown displays.

Internationally recognized for innovative, and dynamic horticultural displays, our property consists of over 1100 acres, both public and non-public. In addition to the greenhouses, the public gardens consist of indoor and outdoor gardens and landscapes designed by Longwood’s Founder Pierre S. du Pont and some of the greatest landscape and garden designers of the 20th and 21st centuries. Longwood also has considerable natural lands and perimeter properties.

This is a unique hands-on position requiring attention to detail. This grower will oversee vegetative and seed propagation for the Floriculture team including about 650 crop varieties as well as crop production in 6,000 square feet of state-of-the-art greenhouses. This grower will be involved in all aspects of propagation and crop production including: sowing seeds, collecting and sticking cuttings, transplanting, potting, repotting, staking, tying, grooming, watering, fertilizing, pest management, setting mist and environmental control parameters, and receiving and delivering plant material. Periodic weekend, holiday, and evening duty is required.

Minimum requirements include: a two-year or four-year post-secondary degree in Horticulture with emphasis on Floriculture. Ideal candidates will have strong organizational, communication, leadership, and problem-solving skills, as well as demonstrated experience working proactively to meet deadlines. They will be equally effective working as part of a team or independently and will supervise and mentor students, seasonal employees, and volunteers in proper greenhouse propagation and growing techniques on a regular basis. A proven track record in propagating a broad group of floriculture crops preferred. Must have a valid driver’s license and be willing to obtain a Pennsylvania Pesticide Applicator’s license and a forklift operator’s training certificate.

We offer an excellent starting salary and an outstanding benefits package. EOE. To find out more about job opportunities at Longwood please refer to our website. Please mail your resume with salary requirements to:

Longwood Gardens, Inc.
www.longwoodgardens.org
Contact: Human Resources
E-mail: jobs@longwoodgardens.org
Fax: (610) 388-5495

PO Box 501
Kennett Square, PA
19348

Morven, NC & Culpeper, VA Production Farm Manager

****Apply Online at our Website: https://bellnursery.com/careers/****

Bell Nursery USA currently has opportunities to add 2 Production Farm Managers to our team. Bell Nursery is the largest nursery wholesale grower in the Mid-Atlantic, growing/shipping tens of millions of plants each year. These new Managers will work based at our North Carolina and Virginia locations where they will oversee production of annual and perennial live goods. Interested candidates should apply on line at our website: https://bellnursery.com/careers/. You may send questions about these opportunities to (EmployeeAdvocates@bellnursery.com)


This Production Farm Manager will be responsible for production and oversight of a designated production site for Bell Nursery USA. This includes, but is not limited to, quality crop production that align with pre-determined targets, managing production labor and, oversee the overall administration of a large-scale production farm. Our Production Farm Managers typically have a long history of horticultural leadership. These critical positions have tremendous visibility within the Bell family and carry significant influence over their portion of the business.

Tasks and Responsibilities
• Daily management and oversight of a large-scale farm or greenhouse location
• Scheduling and managing labor force
• Ensure consistent availability of hard goods and inventory required to achieve targets
• Ensure safety and relevant training is executed
• Effectively manage budgets by driving productivity through management
• Work with growers to ensure on-time plant availability and delivery

Skills & Competencies
• Critical that this employee be a world class communicator
• Proven ability to recognize issues affecting yield and quickly identify solutions
• Ability to work with and lead a team of skilled horticultural workers
• Proven ability to identify efficiencies and resource saving solutions

Requirements
• Minimum five years of hands-on experience in greenhouse or farm in a leadership/decision making capacity
• Must possess an understanding and ability to use MS Office with an emphasis on Excel
• Bilingual in Spanish is a plus but not a requirement
• Candidate must be able to work weekends as appropriate
• Must be self-motivated
• Must have proven leadership skills
• Section growers & production planning support is in place and experienced

bellnursery.com/careers/
E-mail: EmployeeAdvocates@bellnursery.com

Greenhouse Grower / Manager

Midwest Groundcovers seeks a Greenhouse Grower/Manager to manage and oversee the Virgil greenhouse and all issues relating to it. Ensure that quality greenhouse crops are consistently produced. Coordinate the assembly and shipping of special grow orders. Will also conduct and follow through on trials as directed by the nursery manager, directly and indirectly work with all members of the Virgil production team including production, inventory, propagation, and plant health departments to carry out regular and assigned duties, depending on the time of the season. Require 2-5 years of experience as a Grower and previous supervisory experience. Must have strong computer skills. Excellent salary and benefit program. Please call:

Contact: Cara
Phone: (847) 468-2017

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

 

Plants, Seeds, and Flowers

Blueberry Nursery Stock

From Patio Pots to Edible Landscapes-
Blueberries can do it all.
50+ Varieties
Plants Available Now

Fall Creek Farm & Nursery
www.fallcreeknursery.com
Phone: (800) 538-3001

Liners

Available September 1
Dracaena spike in 512 tray 400 count .07 each. Sprengeri in 392 tray 375 count .10 each. Vinca vine (3ppp) in 72 tray .44 each.

Available November 1
Dracaena in 72 tray .36 each. Sprengeri in 72 tray .36 each. Vernalized perennial plugs in 50 tray .40 each.

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

3187 Main Road
Dunkirk, NY
14048

Dormant Hydrangeas

• Spring Valley Gardens in Niagara Ontario now offering Dormant Hydrangeas
• Available for forcing Easter and Mother’s Day 2019.
• Traditional varieties as well as HBA varieties available.

Please contact for availability and pricing:

E-mail: jeremy@springvalleygardens.ca


Vista Farms S.E.

Bougainvillea Liners - 30 varieties.
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

Wedding and Special Event Greens

Sutton Ferneries specializes in Fresh Cut Foliage, Garlands, Table Runners and other specialty Greens for Weddings, Special Events and Home Décor. Contact us for more information at:

www.suttonfern.com
E-mail: sales@suttonfern.com
Phone: (1-800) 328-FERN