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AmericanHort Accepting Applications for the 2021 HortScholar Program

AmericanHort Accepting Applications for the 2021 HortScholar Program SUPPORTING OUR INDUSTRY’S FUTURE COLUMBUS, OH – AmericanHort is accepting applications for the 2021 HortScholar program from students enrolled in a horticulture-related program at any degree level. Applications will be accepted at AmericanHort.org/Scholars until March 1, 2021. The HortScholar program is a

NCAE letter to IRS Commissioner regarding FFCRA

1/28/2021 – NCAE letter to IRS Commissioner regarding FFCRA – AmericanHort as part of the NCAE executive committeeleadership co-signs this letter to Commissioner Rettig urging a change to guidance regarding sick leave for income tax purposes for the Families First Coronavirus Relief Act (FFCRA) as it relates to H-2A workers.  View Letter

AmericanHort Announces 2021 Congressional Kickoff Event

AmericanHort Announces 2021 Congressional Kickoff Event Experts to Give Insights on Key Industry Issues in Washington COLUMBUS, OHIO – Building upon key advocacy successes over the past year, AmericanHort is proud to announce the AmericanHort Congressional Kickoff to take place online the afternoons of February 24-25, 2021. The virtual event

Applications for Board of Directors Nominations Being Accepted – 2021

Applications for Board of Directors Nominations Being Accepted Members Interested in Serving on the AmericanHort Board of Directors are Encouraged to Apply by the February 19, 2021 Deadline COLUMBUS, OH – The AmericanHort Board of Directors is pleased to announce the application period for the 2020 board of director nominations

We Support Bipartisan Immigration Reform in 2021.

We Support Bipartisan Immigration Reform in 2021. We can create a modern, humane, and effective immigration system that upholds the best of America’s promise: to be a nation where people can come from around the world to work, contribute, and build a better life for themselves, their families, and our

AmericanHort Announces Pre-Registration Dates for Cultivate’21

Looking Forward to Safely Convening After an Unprecedented Year AmericanHort announces pre-registration for Cultivate’21 opens on February 8, 2021. Details can be found online at cultivateevent.org. The all-industry trade show and conference will be held at the Greater Columbus Convention Center July 10-13, 2021. Cultivate’21 attendees will enjoy more than 650

AmericanHort Launches NEW Hemp Conference at Cultivate’21

Featuring Leading Experts on the Technical Aspects of Growing Hemp COLUMBUS, OH – AmericanHort, host of Cultivate, the largest all-industry horticultural trade show and conference, announces a new Hemp event to take place July 9-10, prior to Cultivate’21. This two-day event will include a trade show and education programming featuring leading

AmericanHort Commends Ruling That Horticulture is an Agricultural Commodity

COLUMBUS, OH – (November 20, 2020) – AmericanHort released the following statement after the Department of Transportation issued an Interim Final Rule announcing that horticulture is specifically included in the definition of agricultural commodity as it pertains to transportation: “We are very pleased with the clarification of the agricultural commodity definition,”

Announcing the AmericanHort Retail Tour: A Virtual Experience

Announcing the AmericanHort Retail Tour: A Virtual Experience ANNOUNCING THE AMERICANHORT RETAIL TOUR: A VIRTUAL EXPERIENCE COLUMBUS, OH– AmericanHort is pleased to present a new online event, the AmericanHort Retail Tour: A Virtual Experience. The two hour tour will be held live November 19 at 2 PM, ET. Attendees will