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AmericanHort Announces Management Changes for Cultivate’22

AmericanHort Announces Management Changes for Cultivate’22 Two New Team Members Join AmericanHort In an effort to continually improve the event and experience for our exhibitors, sponsors, and attendees, AmericanHort is pleased to announce Cindy Lee and Bill Behrens have joined the association team to take the lead on managing Cultivate, AmericanHort’s signature industry event. Cindy […]

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AmericanHort Debuts the Finished Plant Conference

AmericanHort Debuts the Finished Plant Conference The best place for finished plant growers to learn, source, and network Debuting this fall, the AmericanHort Finished Plant Conference will be the event for finishing growers of bedding and potted flowering plants, indoor and outdoor perennials, and fast-turn flowering shrubs. Attendees will learn best practices in the world […]

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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 leadership. Previous classes of HortScholars […]

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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 Summit will feature a program […]

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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 in Columbus, OH July 10-13, […]

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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 held July 10-13, in Columbus, […]

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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 advancement of the Farm Workforce […]

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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 the single-biggest constraint on the […]

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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 unique experience designed to help […]

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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 will allow the industry to […]