TAG: Association of Horticulture Professionals

AmericanHort makes Green Industry debut Jan. 1

January 3, 2014By

AmericanHort, the horticulture industry’s new trade association, formally began Jan. 1, following the closing of the consolidation of the American Nursery & Landscape Association and the Association of Horticulture Professionals (OFA) Dec. 31. The more than two-year effort to bring the groups together was initiated by the volunteer leadership of the legacy organizations in order to better meet the needs... read more

ANLA and OFA members form AmericanHort

September 30, 2013By
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The Association of Horticulture Professionals (OFA) and the American Nursery & Landscape Association (ANLA) will be consolidated into a new, national trade association named the American Horticulture Association, which will be known as AmericanHort. The decision followed a 30-day open ballot and today’s in-person vote for OFA’s members, held in Columbus, Ohio. “It’s what our members want,” said Mark Foertmeyer,... read more

ANLA and OFA form joint venture

January 5, 2012By

WASHINGTON — OFA — The Association of Horticulture Professionals and the American Nursery and Landscape Association announce the formation of a joint venture, initially focusing on business education and government relations activities. ANLA President Bob Lyons, Sunleaf Nursery (OH), states, “The industry is facing significant opportunities and challenges that require its national trade associations to respond as never before. OFA... read more