The 2013 Western Horticultural Inspection Society (WHIS) multi-state inspection event was held September 16-19 2013 in Helena MT. Participants included inspection staff from California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, & Washington, along with co-chapter HIS visitors from Kansas & West Virginia. Photo courtesy of Andrea Thompson, ID.
One of eight facilities in the first phase of a SANC Program Pilot: Greenleaf Nursery Company, Oklahoma
Started in 1945 as a retail nursery in Muskogee, Oklahoma, Greenleaf Nursery has grown into a multi-state operation, one of America’s largest, most diverse nursery production operations with emphasis placed on the predictable quality of nursery stock.
One of eight facilities in the first phase of a SANC Program Pilot: Walla Walla Nursery Co., Washington
Walla Walla Nursery is a wholesale plant firm dedicated to growing the best perennials, ornamental grasses and grass-like plants.
One of eight facilities in the first phase of a SANC Program Pilot: Conard-Pyle, Pennsylvania
Founded in 1897 as a retail mail order firm specializing in roses, Star® Roses and Plants has evolved from a wholesale container nursery to a leading genetics company involved directly in breeding roses, perennials and woody plants, and introducing plants from other breeders around the world.
McKay Nursery, Waterloo, Wisconsin: The first SANC Program Pilot facility to be SANC-certified, 2016
One of eight facilities in the first phase of the SANC Program Pilot: Forrest Keeling Nursery, Missouri.
Forrest Keeling Nursery’s proprietary RPM (Root Production Method®) produces stock with faster growth, higher transplant success and early fruit and nut production. Specializing in native plants, Forrest Keeling produces nearly 500,000 containers per year.