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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
Operational Greenhouse Structures for Sale
For sale: 28,000 sq. ft. greenhouse operation structures and operation equipment. 13,000 sq. ft.
heavy load Ickes Braun double A-Frame. 15,000 sq. ft. heavy load galvanized steel. Operation recently closed. Located two hours east of Lexington, KY.Blackburn's Garden Center (formerly)
Contact: Randall Blackburn
Phone: (606) 477-4052
Fax: (606) 478-9019
PO Box 219
Used Equipment for Sale
• Electric conveyer lines (Martin Stolze and Add-a-Veyor). Various sizes. Call for details.
• Rite Steam Boiler (model #) in excellent condition – Originally $52,600.00. Now $25,000.00.
• Soil mixing system - 3 large capacity (11 yards each) batch mixers, 2 large motors and a complete conveyance system to move soil from batch mixers to remote potting machines. Originally $26,500.00. Now $5,000.00.
For more information, please contact:Clearwater Nursery
Contact: T.J. Cape
Phone: (650) 619-4697
22 HAF FansA. Bernacchi Greenhouses
Contact: Bart Bernacchi
Phone: (219) 362-1444
904 Willard Ave.
La Porte, IN
Chicago Area Greenhouse
Just under 100,000 sq. ft. with easy access to city. 66,000 sq. ft. Nexus gutter-connected plus ten, 28 x 96 quonsets. Built in 1990 with 10m sq. ft. service building. Gas-fired heaters and Delta T boilers (one new). Rolling metal benches. Energy curtains. Priva Control System. Pond, well and 100K generator.E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: Hank for info at (708)774-3220
Northeast Indiana Retailer
Two locations with 27,000 sq. ft. under roof, located on 3.5 acre and 1 acre parcels. Floral shop,
gift shop, garden center, greenhouse, farm market, landscaping.
1.1m in sales. 90 acre irrigated farm an option.Baker's Acres LLC
Phone: (260) 668-2181
Fax: (260) 665-9764
1890 W. Maumee St.
MASSON FARMS OF
NEW MEXICO, INC.
LAS CRUCES, NEW MEXICO 88054
Owner wants to move on to another profession.
Looking for individual or group with
resources to purchase and expand this
outstanding location to its fullest potential.
16 ACRES OF GEOTHERMAL
FLOWERING AND FOLIAGE PLANTS
• SUPERIOR senior staff with the finest support staff
• Best WINTER LIGHT in North America
• Using GEOTHERMAL with capability to heat and fully power 50 acres of greenhouses
• Dry 4,000 foot high desert
• 450 acre feet WATER SUPPLY
• MODERATE WINTERS; evaporative cooling efficient summers
• Producing YEAR ROUND flowering plants and foliage
Contact: Alex Masson
Phone: (913) 915-4025
14 Acres with Garden Center and 16 Greenhouses!
Second Generation Owners Retiring
Exceptional Greenhouse/Garden Center in northern Indiana. 3,500 sq. ft. Garden Center, 37,000 sq. ft. under plastic. Approximately seven acres developed, seven acres open ground. Zoned commercial/retail. Located on busy state highway. Major remodel project within last 10 years adding paved parking, covered cement walkways, garden center remodel, security gate & system, etc. Includes a 1,700 sq. ft. house on property.
Great opportunity & value: $349,000.
For Details & Pictures visit:www.mcintoshgreenhouse.com
Contact: Kim: (574) 642-3234
Phone: Lee: (574) 518-9109/Schrader Real Estate
New Products Manager, Proven Winners
Proven Winners North America LLC is seeking to hire a New Products Manager to assist our Director of New Products. As a key member of the Proven Winners team, this position will be responsible for bringing to and managing new varieties in the Proven Winners system. Primary areas of responsibility will be to:
* Work directly with breeders to obtain new genetics.
* Obtain trial material of and information about new varieties and insure that product is available to and moves properly through our trial organization.
* Act as the lead contact with breeders to develop trial agreements, provide proactive feedback and answer questions on the status of their varieties.
* Maintain master variety lists and act as the clearing house for varieties in our trial system and its status, including adds and drops.
* Act as the “point person” by coordinating visits to breeders by others in the Proven Winners organization to maximize breeder exposure.
To apply, please:Contact: Kevin Hurd, Director of New Products for Proven Winners
Assistant Grower, Peoria Gardens, Inc.
We are a premier mid-size wholesale nursery, located just outside Corvallis, Oregon, home to Oregon State University. Our eight acres of production are nestled in the Willamette Valley with its world class wineries, breweries, cycling and hiking. Minutes from the mountains, minutes from the coast. We are looking for an energetic assistant grower to join our crew. We grow annuals, perennials and vegetables for independent garden centers throughout western Oregon and Washington. Must work well as a member of a team. Minimum two years greenhouse experience. Please forward resumes to email@example.com. We look forward to meeting you.Peoria Gardens, Inc.
Contact: Ben Verhoeven
Nursery Manager for Glover Perennials
Wholesale Perennial Nursery on North Fork of Long Island
A wholesale grower of perennials, groundcovers, woodies, vines & natives, known for high quality standards. The Nursery Manager is a key management position overseeing the production of all perennial crops, supervising 20-30 employees and responsible for hands on management of all nursery operations.
The ideal candidate is self motivated, detail-oriented and has strong management, organizational and communication skills. A minimum of three years nursery experience is required.Glover Perennials
Contact: Joanne Glover
Phone: (631) 765-3546
Fax: (631) 765-3549
PO Box 759
Kingsbury Acres Greenhouse is a family owned company that produces only the finest quality greenhouse plants to supply our own retail centers (Alsip Home & Nursery) and select elite garden centers. We are looking for an experienced grower who takes pride in what they produce. Our focus is growing the best and not the cheapest.
Alsip Home & Nursery is currently ranked 29th in the top 100 garden centers in the country. Our growing facility is located in LaPorte, Indiana.
The ideal candidate must have at least three years growing experience, be able to work in a team environment and have strong communication and organizational skills.Alsip Home and Nursery
Contact: Bill Christakes
Phone: (815) 693-2642
Fax: (815) 469-0088
20601 S. LaGrange Road
Fernlea Nurseries Grower Wanted
We are a very large wholesale nursery located in Palm City and Stuart Florida and are looking for someone who has two to three years of growing experience with tropical and blooming plants and enjoys working outdoors.
• Constant care and monitoring of nursery section for optimum plant quality
• Irrigation and Fertility management
• Insect and disease management (supervise spray techs for your location)
Requirements and Qualifications:
• College degree preferred but not required and/or 2 to 3 years of growing experience
• Must be able to work outside 12 months out of the year
• Must be willing to work weekends and holidays as needed
• Must possess or able to get a Florida pesticide license
Please email us your resume.E-mail: Bryanz@fernlea.com
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
Web site: www.florasearch.com
Sales Representative, Be Your Own Boss
Part Time or Full Time.
Sales representative, be your own boss.
Design your own day.
Sell starter plant material to growers and make great commission.
We have a very interesting mix of products, starting with the standard items to the new, exciting and off the wall, imported from anywhere in the world.
We represent many vendors and have a fantastic supply of propriety and unpatented material, from unrooted cuttings to high-end bulbs.
Most of our products are produced off-shore with great quality and competitive edge.
If you are interested send complete resume to HR@fleurizon.com and we will contact you ASAP.Fleurizon, LLC
Raise the Standard
When you work at College of DuPage, you can provide direction for students' lives as you direct your own successful career. We strive every day to find new and better ways to prepare students to meet every challenge. As the second largest higher education institution in Illinois and the fifth largest single-campus community college in the nation, you can develop the career you've always wanted.
Full Time Faculty - Horticulture
College of DuPage seeks full-time, tenure track faculty member/s to teach courses. Additional duties include advising students, curriculum development and committee work. Opportunities may exist to teach a flexible schedule that may include teaching assignments during days, evenings and weekends.
This position is available August 2014. Starting salaries are dependent on education and experience. College of DuPage also offers a generous benefits plan.
Teaching at College of DuPage is enhanced and enlivened through institutional support of faculty creatively engaging in instructional development, research to improve student learning and remaining current in their field of specialty.
• B.S. in Horticulture or related area
• Five years related experience in Horticulture or related area.
The student population at the college is diverse in ethnicity, gender, language, age and background. College of DuPage is an AA/EO employer and strongly encourages applications from candidates who would enhance the diversity of its faculty.
To apply, please visit our website at:https://cod.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=15067&job=full-time-faculty-horticulture
Organic Greenhouse Certification
Get help certifying your commercial greenhouse. We are a specialized company that prepares you for your organic inspection. Move your business ahead of the curve. Visit CertifyYourGreenhouse.comCertifyYourGreenhouse
Contact: Bill Lefebvre
Phone: (603) 529-2159
Fax: (603) 529-2160
22 Flanders Memorial Road
Greenheart Farms is your trusted rose connection.
Specializing in the NEWEST & HOTTEST rose varieties.www.greenheartfarms.com
Phone: (800) 549-5531
Blueberry Nursery Stock
From Patio Pots to Edible Landscapes-
Blueberries can do it all.
Plants Available NowFall Creek Farm & Nursery
Phone: (800) 538-3001
Dracaena in 72 tray .33 each. Dracaena in 512 tray 400 count .07 each. Vinca (3ppp) in 72 tray .37 each. Sprengeri in 392 tray 375 count .085 each, Sprengeri in 72 tray .33 each. Vernalized perennial plugs in 50 tray .40 each.
3187 Main Road
Dunkirk, NY 14048
Tel: (716) 679-1069
Fax: (716) 672-4743
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
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
Cuttings, Liners and Budded Plants
Premium quality / the best varietiesClearwater Nursery
Contact: T.J. Cape
Phone: (650) 619-4697
Fruit Trees & Berry Plants
Turner and Sons Nursery Specializing in Fruit Trees ---Container or Bareroot.Turner and Sons Nursery
Contact: Terri Turner
Phone: (931) 934-2355
Fax: (931) 934-3119
10647 Smithville Hwy.
Plugs and Liners
Dracaena Spikes - .20 each
12” – 15” tall; 48 plants per tray
Vinca Vine - .20 each
72 cells per tray; 2 ppp cell
Spikes and Vinca Vine ready for shipment 12/15/13 – 3/15/14.
Plugs – 512 trays; 5 trays minimum per variety
Annuals – Begonias, Impatiens, Marigolds, etc. Veggies also.
Call for complete list of plugs.
50 – 512 trays or less $16.00
51 – 512 trays or more $15.00
Delivery available. All prices F.O.B. Central New Jersey. Everything is C.O.D. or paid when picked up. No terms.
Gasko’s Family Farm, Greenhouses & Nursery
Phone: (732) 446-9205
Fax: (732) 786-0933
112 Federal Road
Monroe Township, NJ
FREEDOM TREE FARMS
Specializing in Edible Landscaping
Blueberries, Blackberries, Raspberries, Grapes and Fruit Trees. Bareroot and Container Grown.Freedom Tree Farms LLC
Phone: (931) 467-3600
Fax: (931) 467-3062
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