Byline: Submitted by Wasco Nursery & Garden Center
Wasco Nursery ranked 88 on the 2018 Garden Center Top 100 Independent Garden Centers List, which was published in September and sponsored by AmericanHort and Rapid Garden POS.
"Our Top 100 list includes some of the best and brightest leaders in the garden center industry," said Garden Center Editor Michelle Simakis.
Participants from every garden center identified some desire to use new media to foster meaningful relationships with customers that would translate into increased profit potential.
Both customers mentioned a history of praising the garden center for great customer service by creating a post on the "wall" of the garden-center's Facebook page.
One Lane County garden center and two display gardens will participate Sept.
22 (free shuttle service from Al's Garden Center in Woodburn).
Meister Media (Willoughby, OH), the producer of magazines, reports and events for the agricultural sector, has begun the publication of Today's Garden Center, a magazine for the garden retail industry.
Besides Today's Garden Center, Meister's Ornamentals division produces Ornamental Outlook and Greenhouse Grower magazines.
Saint Charles, IL u Wasco Nursery & Garden Center
has been named one of the largest independent garden centers
in the United States and Canada by Garden Center
Worm castings (or vermicompost), found at local garden centers, are bagged at specialty worm farms.
Most retail garden centers will have a fish fertilizer, even those that do not specialize in organics.