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.
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.
The 13th Southern Plant Conference...
Scheduled for Tuesday, July 22, this conference provides the perfect platform for breeders, growers, landscapers, and retailers to come together for a glimpse at exciting new plants coming to market. 8 hours of action-packed adventure with 15 plant experts, authors, botanical garden directors, professors, and world travelers – and special guest speaker, Michael Steinhardt, will have your adrenaline pumping as you witness their vast knowledge and insight on plants. Hold on to your hats during this extraordinary experience... There's nothing quite like it!
The 59th SNA Research Conference...
The SNA Research Conference which began in 1956, is held annually and is the country's longest running woody ornamental research conference and provides a forum for horticultural researchers to communicate relevant and recent research findings to the industry. Hundreds of topics in thirteen categories are presented in a format that permits you to sit in on topics of special interest to you. All industry members are invited to attend this FREE conference. 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.