SNA 2014 Sets the Stage for
Positive Growth... SNA 2014 saw positive energy and encouraging signs of growth further demonstrating the resilience of the Southern Nursery Association (SNA), a 115 yr. old professional trade organization representing the horticulture industry in the Southeastern U.S, and the industry in general. For the second year, this regional event proved to be another success based on comments echoed by both exhibitors and attendees. The mood was remarkably upbeat as industry professionals from all sectors of the industry, including breeders, growers, manufacturers, landscapers, retailers, service providers, research and education, gathered for the three-day event. Mark your calendar for SNA 2015, July 21 - 23, Atlanta, GA. Read More.
SNA Unveils New Mobile App
Just in time for SNA 2014, SNA partnered with Sunrise Marketing to create a new SNA Mole App that has people talking! The new mobile app allowed attendees to engage more fully and offered a change to win a free beverage, a lunch voucher, and an Apple iPad. The new SNA Mobile App features all things SNA... a directory of exhibitors, news feeds, marketing messages, instance coupons and as an added bonus - a plant database from MasterTag. Further development will include SNA membership listings. Read More.
11 Products Awarded Retailers' Choice Awards at SNA 2014 ... On Wednesday, July 23, 2014, a panel of independent retailers, lead by Sid Raisch of The Garden Center Group, scoured the SNA 2014 show floor in search of the most unique and innovative products that have the most potential to be best sellers in the garden center. The 11 winners were recognized on the SNA Stage at the end of the first day of the show. Congratulations to these companies for their winning products! Read More.
BMP v3.0 Now Available...
The newly updated and enhanced v3.0 features an enhanced irrigation section and a new section – Constructing Wetlands, as well as Crop Insurance for Nurseries. Version 3.0 is now available for viewing on the SNA website and printed manuals are now available for only the cost of shipping, thanks to funding from the USDA RMA in cooperation with the North Central IPM Center at the University of Illinois. This popular BMP guide will be translated to Spanish and available later this year. Read More.
2013 SNA Research Conference Proceedings Available...
SNA provides you with 2,933 titles comprised of 11,589 pages of horticultural research (1991 - 2013) – at your fingertips! Take a look... there's lots of useful information! Read More.