Positions & Statements

Top Issues 2024

Top AmericanHort Advocacy Issues for 2024 Workforce and Labor H-2A: Labor shortages constrain industry growth and success, especially in plant production and installation. The existing legal visa program, H-2A, struggles to meet fast-growing demand in the face of worsening shortages and needs reform. We support sensible H-2A improvements to contain

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AmericanHort Advocates for Practical EPA Formaldehyde Regulations to Protect Fertilizer Production

AmericanHort Advocates for Practical EPA Formaldehyde Regulations to Protect Fertilizer Production AmericanHort, along with 14 other industry stakeholders, submitted comments to the Assistant Administrator of the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Michal Freedhoff, PhD, addressing the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) 2024 Draft Risk Evaluation for Formaldehyde. Formaldehyde is

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AmericanHort demonstrates commitment to pesticide safety and the stewardship of pesticide products

AmericanHort demonstrates commitment to pesticide safety and the stewardship of pesticide products by joining the Growing Matters coalition in submitting comments on Docket EPA-HQ-OPP-2023-0428 Petition Seeking Rulemaking for Registration of Neonicotinoid Insecticides and Other Systemic Insecticides. The Growing Matters Coalition, established in 2013, is a group dedicated to promoting scientific

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