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Industry Insider Report: Garden Retail Profitability

In this four-part video series, Steve Bailey of Steve Bailey Consulting, an expert on using financial data to better manage retail business practices shares his expertise in managing financial data to help you better manage your business performance. The video topics include a review of the income statement, or P&L,

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Industry Insider Report: A Perspective on Profit Margins

Economic industry expert, Dr. Charlie Hall, partnered with AmericanHort to launch the first Industry Insider video series to provide information on Dr. Hall’s Index on Prices paid by Grower in the Green Industry, which provides information on the key production cost inputs that are having the greatest impact on profit

AmericanHort Announces the HortScholar Class of 2021

Spotlighting Emerging Leaders in the Horticulture Industry For the past fifteen years, AmericanHort has identified and supported emerging leaders in the horticulture industry through the HortScholar Program. After a rigorous application process, six students are chosen who show qualities such as a passion for the industry, growth mindset, teamwork, and

Supreme Court Decision on “Right To Take Access”

6/23/2021 – Supreme Court Decision on “Right To Take Access” – On June 23, 2021, the Supreme Court of the United States (“SCOTUS”) handed down a 6 to 3 decision announcing that a California regulation that grants labor organizations’ “right to take access” to an agricultural employer’s property in order to

AmericanHort Announces 2021 Impact Washington Summit

Industry Leaders Return to the Nation’s Capital to Advocate on Key Issues AmericanHort announced the 2021 Impact Washington Summit, September 20-22 in Washington, D.C. as industry leaders return to the nation’s capital to hear from dynamic speakers about key issues while educating Congress on our challenges and priorities. The 2021

AmericanHort and HRI – Box Tree Moth Situation Update

5/28/2021 – AmericanHort and HRI – Box Tree Moth Situation Update – Last week, AmericanHort learned that the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) had confirmed the presence of box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) in a St. Catherines, Ontario, Canada nursery.Click Here to view full update 

AmericanHort Announced NEW! On-Demand Education Pass for Cultivate’21

AmericanHort Announced NEW! On-Demand Education Pass for Cultivate’21 AmericanHort Announced NEW! On-Demand Education Pass for Cultivate’21​ Providing access to industry best-practices through online education COLUMBUS, OH – May 27, 2021 AmericanHort announces a new On-Demand Education Pass for Cultivate’21 is now available for purchase. As the industry prepares to convene

AmericanHort Welcomes New Board Members and Slate of Officers for 2021-2022

AmericanHort Welcomes New Board Members and Slate of Officers for 2021-2022 Columbus, OH – April 27, 2021 AmericanHort announces the election of three new members to the board of directors, along with the election of a new slate of officers. The official welcome and installation will take place at Cultivate’21

AmericanHort Commends House Passage of Agricultural Workforce Bill

AmericanHort Commends House Passage of Agricultural Workforce Bill COLUMBUS, OH – AmericanHort applauds the passage of the Farm Workforce Modernization Act of 2021 (H.R. 1603), in the House of Representatives this evening. The bill passed by a vote of 247-174, earning significant bipartisan support in a contentious political environment. “The

AmericanHort Welcomes Farm Workforce Modernization Act – 2021

AmericanHort Welcomes Farm Workforce Modernization Act COLUMBUS, OH – (March 4, 2021) AmericanHort enthusiastically welcomes today’s reintroduction in the House of Representatives of the Farm Workforce Modernization Act. This historic legislation, first negotiated in 2019, passed in the House of Representatives with broad bipartisan support that year.  Workforce challenges are