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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
Get Off the Propane Roller Coaster
Stung by rising propane costs? Tired of handling huge amounts of wood in order to heat your greenhouse? The Coal Gun heats using anthracite coal mined in Pennsylvania. It heats at 85% plus efficiency with no visible smoke, and can save you 70% or more on your fuel costs.www.alternateheatingsystems.com
Phone: (717) 987-0099
Hamilton Drum Seeder for Sale
Hamilton Drum Seeder, 2 drums, setup for East Jordan 288 and 512 plug trays. Water bar, vermiculite applicator, vibrating tray. Excellent condition.
$11,000.00Kober's Greenhouse, Inc.
Contact: Al Kober
Phone: (616) 723-6938
4180 Eighth Ave.
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
Used Equipment for Sale
Vandana Vacuum Seeder - $1,500
Little's Needle Seeder -$2,500
Ball 12' Portable Transplant Conveyer - $700Danville Gardens
Contact: Nathan Campbell
Phone: (217) 304-1316
Fax: (217) 442-0665
1307 Cleary Ave.
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
Wholesale Aquatic Plant Nursery in Atlanta, Georgia
Mom and Pop on 17 acres. In full operation for 20 years. Great little business. Equipment included.
Gravity flow water system. Almost nothing to do for five months out of the year. Double ankle fusion forcing sale. Most of crop grown on concrete raceways.
Also have many varieties of bamboo established on the property to easily provide large sales volume.Rocky Shoals Aquatic Nursery
Contact: Jim Price
Phone: (770) 964-3633
Fax: (770) 969-9953
5285 Veal Road
Central Florida Nursery
One hour from Orlando, near to I-95 and I-4, 8.5 acres with frontage on busy SR44. This profitable operation includes 93,000 SF double-poly greenhouses with metal benches, 17,000 SF shaded area and 16,000 SF open field tables all with drip irrigation. Deep well, emergency generator and all equipment necessary to operate is included and working well. 1,900 SF office (or house) and sufficient space to open a retail garden center if desired. Good labor in place and plenty of local labor available. Owner retiring.Collado Real Estate
Contact: John Miller
Phone: (386) 690-1736
1811 Queen Palm Drive
PROFITABLE DISH GARDEN PLANT NURSERY
ORLANDO FLORIDA AREA
APPROX. 2.5 ACS; 55,000 SF GREENHOUSE
Winter Park Land Commercial
Contact: Dean Fritchen, Sr. Broker Assoc.
Phone: (407) 619-8848
Grower Wanted with Wholesale Knowledge & Retail Sales
We are a retail and wholesale grower, approximately 15 acres.
. 5 years plus experience in sales and plant production in Southern California
. Experience in pest and disease control
. Full time
Located in San Diego area. Please e-mail us your resume at Kniff20@aol.com.Kniffings Discount Nursery
Contact: Ted Kniffing
Phone: (619) 561-0611
Fax: (619) 561-2162
14940 Oak Creek Rd.
El Cajon, CA
Position: Regional Sales Manager – Eastern US
Since 1923, Premier Tech Horticulture has been providing horticulture professionals and mix makers with high quality professional and industrial peat-based products: growing media, peat and active ingredients. Are you a dynamic team player? Do you like to take initiatives and want to contribute your expertise and skills? Join the Premier Tech team and make a real contribution to its growth!
As a Regional Sales Manager, you will have to plan, organize and manage the sales activities for the Eastern US Professional market. You will mainly have to:
• Lead and monitor the field sales team (5 to 10 direct reports) and determine objectives, initiatives, development, and implementation;
• Achieve regional sales and gross margin goals;
• Manage key corporate account sales goals;
• Collect market intelligence, share competitive initiatives and suggest actions based on market trends, new product and service opportunities;
• Establish and maintain a solid and mutually beneficial business relationship with customers;
• Represent the Company at industry conferences and trade shows to develop leads and strengthen market awareness/position;
• Participate in the business unit operational and strategic planning.
• Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or in Horticulture;
• 10 years experience managing a sale team;
• Excellent communication skills;
• Availability to travel frequently;
• Excellent leadership, organizational and change management skill.
To apply, please send your resume via the careers section of our website at:www.premiertech.com/careers
Research Greenhouse Manager
HMClause is a large vegetable seed company with production facilities and research operations throughout the world. We are currently looking to fill the position of Greenhouse Manager at two of our research facilities, one in Immokalee, Florida and one in Davis, California. This is a hands-on position working directly with research breeders and scientists in relatively small but complex greenhouse facilities. The position is responsible for all crop management activities and routine greenhouse repair and maintenance. The position includes responsibility for supervising and developing a small group of full time and seasonal employees, dependent on location. The position reports to the local Station Operations Manager and is a part of the local leadership team.
Bachelor’s degree in Horticulture, Agriculture or related field
3-4 years of hands-on greenhouse growing experience. Experience with vegetable transplants a plus
Experience with computerize environmental controls - Argus
Pesticide Applicator’s license or ability to obtain one
Valid state driver’s license
If interested, please email your resume to:E-mail: email@example.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
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 POSITIONS
PACIFIC NORTHWEST AND MIDWEST REGIONS
Ball Horticultural Company excels in the research, breeding, production and distribution of seed and vegetative plant products. Established in many countries around the globe, Ball is known for superior varieties supplied as seed, plugs, young plants and cuttings.
To further our business objectives, our Ball Seed Company has two opportunities for talented Sales Representatives who will be responsible for selling our broad product line to both established and prospective customers in the U.S. One opportunity is for a territory in the Pacific Northwest, and another is for a territory in the Midwest. The successful Sales Representatives will become partners with their customers to understand their business needs and goals, assist them in selecting the right product offerings, and provide value-added service in all areas of their business. In addition, the Sales Representatives will make sales calls on prospective companies/customers.
The ideal candidate for each position will have a Horticulture degree and a minimum 3 years greenhouse experience. Applicants must have good working knowledge of Microsoft Office-based programs. In addition, the candidates must possess strong self-motivation and a desire to succeed along with proven organizational and excellent communication skills. Attention to detail is a must, as well as excellent follow-up.
Extensive travel will be required within the territory, and applicant must be willing and able to travel and visit with existing customers several days per week, as well as willing to work under a goal-oriented commission structure. Interested candidates should forward their resume with salary history to:firstname.lastname@example.org
Cavicchio Greenhouses in Sudbury Massachusetts is looking to fill the position of Head Grower. This position oversees the health of all crops, as well as any factors affecting the progress of plant growth in an effort to meet sales deadlines. This position is responsible for the staffing, training and scheduling of greenhouse section growers. Additionally, this person ensures the greenhouses are a safe working environment while maintaining optimal conditions for plant growth.
3 - 5 years of ornamental plant production experience
2+ years in a managerial position
Proven experience with current pest and disease control strategies including IPM techniques and the addition of Biocontrols
Familiarity with latest crop growth manipulation strategies including detailed DIF/DIP control and chemical growth regulators
Knowledge of Computerized Environmental Control Systems is a plus
Bachelor’s degree in horticultural or similar area of study
Cavicchio Greenhouses Inc. offers competitive pay and a complete benefits package. Please send your resume to:Cavicchio Greenhouses
Contact: Glenn Harrison
Phone: (978) 443-7177
Fax: (978) 443-5440
110 Codjer Lane
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
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
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
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.
Cuttings, Liners and Budded Plants
Premium quality / the best varietiesClearwater Nursery
Contact: T.J. Cape
Phone: (650) 619-4697
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