The Northeast Greenhouse Conference and Expo held on November 9 and 10, in Boxborough, MA was a great success with over 800 attending.
Sue Adams (NEF President), Mark Adams Greenhouses in Poughkeepsie, NY hosted the Dazed and Infused Educational Cocktail the evening before the conference. According to Sue, "Everyone loved the Rosemary Infused White Wine Sangria."
The educational sessions on pest management were all well attended. Dan Gilrein, Extension Entomologist with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County is sharing Tips on Thrips, Pot Drips, Mite Blips and Neonic Hit, Management Matters, from 2016.
Spanish language sessions were held for the first time and were much appreciated. Carlos Bogran, Technical Manager from OHP is sharing his knowledge with everyone.
5-5-5 Best Ideas for Marketing Grower Panel featured 5 panelists, including Sue Adams, Kirsten Smith Maskell, Teri Boardman, and Dustyn Nelson who shared what worked to attract customers and attract sales.
Inspiring and right to the point. Great session!
Thank you to our 2016 conference sponsors and exhibitors! Thank you for joining us and to everyone who helped make the conference a success.
ASB Greenworld, Inc.
Bayer Greenhouse and Nursery
Charter Oak Nursery Sales
Chestnut Hill Marketing
Connecticut Greenhouse Company, LLC
DS Cole Growers Inc
Eason Horticultural Resources
East Jordan Plastics, Inc.
Eastern Shore Nursery of Virginia
Envirem Organics Ltd
Farm Credit East ACA
Griffin Greenhouse Supplies, Inc.
Gro 'n Sell, Inc
Helena Agri Enterprises
IPM Laboratories, Inc.
J.C. Van Der Spek Greenhouse Services, LLC.
Johnny's Selected Seeds
Jolly Farmer Products
JP Bartlett Co, Inc.
Koppert Biological Systems, Inc.
Lambert Peat Moss Inc
Lynx Associates, Inc
Maril Products, Inc.
Messersmith Biomass Boilers
Northeast Greenhouse & Nursery Supply
Paul Boers Manufacturing
Pleasant View Gardens
Premier Tech Horticulture
Prides Corner Farms
Rimol Greenhouse Systems
Smart Farm Innovations, LLC
Sonco Pipe & Tube
Sustane Natural Fertilizer
Syngenta Professional Solutions
The Jim Reck Company LLC
United Greenhouse Systems, Inc.