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AmericanHort celebrates first birthday

January 6, 2015By

Formally launched one year ago on Jan. 1, 2014 through the consolidation of the American Nursery & Landscape Association and OFA—The Association of Horticulture Professionals, AmericanHort recently celebrated its first birthday. “On our first birthday, we continue to recognize the legacy of the founding organizations, and we are celebrating the commitment, loyalty and dedication of our volunteers, members and staff,”... read more

Cutivate’14 has record attendance, AmericanHort gifts $100K

July 21, 2014By

Cultivate’14 concluded in Columbus, Ohio, July 15 with more than 10,000 attendees, the nonprofit event’s best attendance in more than a decade. Horticulture professionals came from the U.S., Canada, Mexico and more than 22 other countries representing Africa, Asia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, Oceania and South America. Formerly known as the OFA Short Course, it was the 86th year... 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