Welcome to Long Island Flower Growers Association Page
The Long Island Flower and Growers Association's (LIFGA) mission is to increase awareness, education, and appreciation of plant diversity and be a regional center of expertise in greenhouse managment, landscape design and exhibition and horticultural "best" practices. LIFGA supports academic research projects and continuing education programs on issues related to the use and management of landscape plants and care-giving by providing high-reach, high-content and cost-effective means of delivery, new and routine information to Long Island's horticultural audiences. Professionals related to the enviromental horticultural industry are LIFGA's primary audience, such as: - Landscape maintenance and construction contractors. - Plant and seed brokers. - Retail and wholesale greenhouse and nursery professionals. - Irrigation designers and equipment manufacturers. - Public parks and public works personnel. - Arborists Important secondary audiences are home horticulture enthusiasts and media representatives.
BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY
All the Best and Nothing Else
BALL HORTICULTURAL IS A WORLD LEADER IN PLANT DEVELOPMENT AND DISTRIBUTION. From our beginning as a wholesale cut flower operation started by George J. Ball in 1905, Ball Horticultural Company has grown into a leader in all facets of horticulture. Our global family of breeders, research and development teams, seed and vegetative producers, and distribution companies has a strong presence on six continents in 18 countries. VIEW OUR AD
2015 BROOKHAVEN ECOLOGY GARDEN SHOW
Brookhaven Holtsville Ecology Site, 249 Buckley Road, Holtsville, NY Google Maps
This event will be held on March 20 (4PM-9PM), March 21 (10AM-9 PM) & March 22 (10AM-5PM). Admissions is $6 for adults. Children 16 & under are free. FREE PARKING. Presented by Brookhaven Highway Superintendent, Daniel P. Losquadro. All Proceeds will benefit the town of Brookhaven Holtsville Ecology Site. For more information call (631) 758-9664 Ext. 18. You can visit the Ecology website: Brookhaven Holtsville Ecology Site.
2015 WINTER MEETING DINNER
DATE: FEBRUARY 25, 2015
LOCATION: Norman Keil Greenhouses, 38A Fifty Acre Rd, Saint James, NY Google Maps
Come join the Long Island Flower Growers Assocation for their Winter Meeting hosted by Norman Keil Greenhouses. Featured speaker: Michael Oleykowski, Topic: New Options in Insect Control Strategies. Reservations are required as a delectable meal will be catered. Please RSVP no later than February 15, 2015. Email email@example.com or contact Joseph at LIFGA, 631-521-6044.
2014 SCHOLARSHIP WINNER
LONG ISLAND FLOWER GROWERS SCHOLARSHIP - $1,400
RECIEPIENT: David Harris
Mr. David Harris is currently a student at Cornell Universtiy.
Recipients: Christoper D'Angelo (2013), Justin Kondrat (2012), Jessica Anson (2011), Maria Figueroa (2010, First Recipient)