Bayer Advanced
Bayer Advanced is dedicated to helping your customers achieve better results with less effort. Our 100-year history of providing innovative products to the horticultural and professional pest control industries means that you can trust Bayer Advanced to take care of your lawn and garden needs. At Bayer Advanced, this is more than a tagline. It is our mission to deliver "Better Thinking, Better Results" in everything we do. To our customers, this means delivering better solutions to help care for their lawns and gardens.
Phone: 877-229-3724, 8:00 am - 5:00 p.m. CST

   

BioSafe Systems
Simply Sustainable. Always Effective.

Agriculture farms and greenhouses around the US depend on BioSafe Systems for stronger, healthier crops. Now you can too. BioSafe provides products to eliminate disease-causing pathogens on all types of growing plants, to treat algae without the use of chlorinated products, and to control insects using botanical extracts. BioSafe is proud to be able to offer solutions for consumers that are field tested, proven effective and US EPA (United States Environmental Protection Agency) registered.

At BioSafe Systems, we stand by our mission: Simply Sustainable. Always Effective. We believe that every product should be safe for not only the person using it, but also for their families, pets, and the surrounding environment. Our vision is to always be stewards of the environment, creating sustainable solutions that have no lasting impact. All BioSafe products meet the requirements of the NOP (National Organic Program) and many are also OMRI (Organic Materials Review Institute) listed. BioSafe products are proudly made in the USA. BioSafe Systems is committed to providing organic, effective and field-tested solutions to everyday problems in the garden, ponds and around the home.

Visit www.biosafe.net to find where you can purchase BioSafe products or call 1.888.273.3088 (toll-free).

Find us on Facebook at Facebook.com/BioSafeSystems

 

   

Black Gold
Since 1983, the Black Gold product line has been available at many fine garden centers for the gardening delight of their customers. All Black Gold® mixes are professionally formulated to ensure success, and many of our products have been certified by the Mulch & Soil Council, which shows our products are made with the highest quality ingredients.

Black Gold® is made by a world-class horticulture company, Sun Gro Horticulture. For more than 80 years Sun Gro Horticulture has been a leading producer of quality products for commercial growers.
contact us at: (425) 641-7577

   

Black Kow
The Black Kow cow manure that we are having packed for us in the Midwest and Northeast has the following advantages to other bagged manure:
1. Our specs require 6-8 times as much cow manure as other products. Most cow manure bags have 10% cow manure . Black Kow has at least 67% cow manure. And less than 10% sand. Some dairies use sand as a bedding and some dairies use sawdust as a bedding or bulking agent for the manure. The wood in the compost helps produce more beneficial microbes and higher temperatures during the composting process.

2. Black Kow is aerobically composted. We turn and aerate the cow manure so Oxygen is introduced into the rows. The beneficial microbes consume oxygen and multiply. Other manures are just piled up for several months and then mixed with other products like peat before being put in a bag.

3. The beneficial microbes in Black Kow help break down nutrients in the soil and in fertilizers to a form that the plants can use to grow and be healthy.

4. These same microbes consume or help control harmful nematodes and bacteria in the native soil.

5. The organic matter in Black Kow helps hold moisture in sandy soils , adds aeration to clay soils, and adds beneficial microbes to raised bed gardens.

6. In Texas, Black Kow is about 90% cow manure.

website: Black Kow


BloemBagz bring color, fashion and functionality to the world of soft-sided growing containers. The breathable, fabric material allows air to reach plant roots and promotes fibrous plant roots. The eco-friendly fabric is made from recycled materials, mostly water bottles. The double-walled construction readily supports the weight of the growing media in the bag, and double-stitched handles allow a BloemBagz to be moved easily.
Bloembagz are offered in several shapes and sizes. The new BloemBagz Potato Planter is the perfect size for a patio crop of homegrown potatoes. Simply plant seed potatoes in the tall bag, and periodically add more soil as the potato plant grows. Then lift the Velcro window for easy access to the potatoes when it’s time to harvest.
Bloembagz are built to hold up in any environment. The rugged construction of Bloembagz makes them completely machine washable—or you can just hose them off. Bloembagz can be left outside year round or emptied, folded flat and stored for the next season. BloemBagz are available at garden centers nationwide. For more information about the colors and styles available, visit www.BloemLiving.com.  
Bonide Products
Congratulations! Bonide celebrates 75 years of offering gardeners only the finest products available to solve lawn, plant, insect, and home and garden problems. Bonide's product line is so complete that when gardeners visit their award-winning website, they'll receive a great product and gardening information to solve almost any gardening problem. Bonide has provided customers with education and problem solving since 1926.
Phone: 315-736-8231
   

Bonnie Plants
Bonnie Plants is the preferred brand of vegetable and herb plants for many gardeners throughout the country. Known for providing high-quality vigorous plants, the company is also known for a green approach to gardening. Bonnie's  biodegradable, plantable pots keep more than a hundred million plastic pots out of landfills each year.

The company began in 1918 when a farming couple named Bonnie and Livingston Paulk planted two pounds of cabbage seeds so they could sell starter plants to provide income for the winter. Transporting the plants by horse and buggy, they sold that first batch to neighbors and other customers in their hometown of Union Springs, Alabama. It wasn't long before they began selling other crops and Livingston named their new company after his wife.

Continuing a tradition of family management the current president of Bonnie plants is the grandson of Bonnie and Livingston, and the company still calls Union Springs home. Today, Bonnie Plants offers gardeners more than 250 varieties of vegetables and herbs - all grown in greenhouses in nearly every stat to supply fresh healthy plant to nearby markets.

Bonnie Plants are available at garden retailers during the planting seasons in your area. Check the dealer locator at BonniePlants.com to find a store near you. To learn more, visit Bonnie Plants ,then follow us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Pinterest.

   

Dr. Earth
Organic gardening is now mainstream gardening.

Our mission is to support organic gardeners. We understand and value the organic movement and how quickly it is it evolving. We knew 23 years ago that we were going to take this epic journey that was going to take us to a fantastic place. Here we are!

We have a colorful vision for growth

Based on research and brilliantly enhanced with a rainbow of attributes. Dr. Earth® is considered by many to be the most innovative organic gardening company in the United States. After 23 years in business, we know what our customers demand, and we strive for absolute perfection with every innovation we introduce.

   
Dramm
In the early 1940s, Manitowoc florist John G. Dramm, with a gift for invention, designed a product that was to become the cornerstone of the Dramm Corporation. He called it the 400 Water Breaker(TM). Today Dramm Corporation still manufactures millions of Water Breaker hose nozzles along with many other Professional Watering Tools. In addition, Dramm produces its' very own All Natural Organic Fertilizer for commercial growers, master gardeners and enthusiasts throughout the world.
Phone: 800.258.0848 order toll-free
   
Dynamite
Dynamite Premium Plant Food includes not only the three major nutrients nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium, but also micro-nutrients that all plants need in smaller quantities. The Dynamite Premium Plant Food line has several formulas including an All-Purpose indoor/outdoor; a Flowers and Vegetable formula; and there's even an organic formula specifically for tomatoes, called Mater Magic. Dynamite can be worked into the soil at planting or added later by just sprinkling around the plant's root zone. Click and visit our Website for the entire Dynamite story. You'll learn why the patented fertilizer coating releases nutrients slowly for the best plant growth and health. For bigger blooms, more vegetables and more color, use Dynamite Premium Plant Food.

 

   
Espoma Company
For over 75 years The Espoma Company has been the leading manufacturer and marketer of natural organic plant foods for the lawn and garden industry. Our brands, including Holly-tone, Plant-tone, and Rose-tone, are recognized by professional and amateur gardeners as the finest, safest, and most reliable plant foods available.
Phone: 888-ESPOMA1
American Deer Proofing originated as a successful spray service specializing in landscape protection from deer & rabbits. Unsatisfied with repellents on the market, ADP Developed Everguard™ Deer & Rabbit Repellent for their own use and is now making it available to the American consumer. With over 15 years of commercial experience developing, testing and deploying repellents for decorative plants, Everguard™ Repellents are natural formulas that have proven effective for protecting plants in all weather conditions, unlike others. Visit www.deerrepellent.com to find a retailer near you. You can also check us out on Facebook at www.facebook.com/everguarddeerrepellent

 

Fafard Fafard

For almost a century, Fafard has prided ourselves on being far more than just a soil company. Our mixes are superior and the most consistent on the market. Our quality-control process is rigorous, to say the least. And no other growing media is perfectly formulated to grow a masterpiece. We also offer professional growers almost a century of industry expertise and experience to help grow their operation, their yield, and their bottom line. Our comprehensive in-house Horticultural Services provides analytical testing and on-site consultations, and we employ a technical team who oversees production at each of our manufacturing facilities. Whether you need a superior mix or custom blend or help determining how to improve your growing operation, you won’t find a more passionate group of people dedicated to helping grow a horticultural work of art.

Website: www.fafard.com

 

   

Green Prints

There are over 100 how-to gardening publications in this country. Only GreenPrints magazine shares the human side: the joy, humor, frustrations, and heart in fine prose and fine art. It's the best personal garden writing, old and new. It's funny. It's tender. It's truthful. It's inspiring. There is absolutely no other gardening magazine like it. If you love to garden, you'll love to read the magazine of personal garden writing: GreenPrints, "The Weeder’s Digest!" GreenPrints—like gardening—offers hope, joy, encouragement, peace, humor, comfort, beauty, friendship, and so much more. And who couldn’t use those things, now or anytime? It’s a much-cherished present—for yourself and your gardening friends and family!
Our international corporate headquarters is our home, a passive solar domicile that lies right between a mountain and a creek in lovely Fairview, North Carolina. There, in a cluttered office looking over our garden, "The Weeder's Digest" comes to life. Stories by gardeners from Florida to Alaska, art from 16 different illustrators, photos, letters, quotes—it all blooms together to form an honest, intimate magazine, a heartfelt dialogue among gardeners and friends. An 80-page quarterly journal that shares the best personal garden writing, old and new, from all over the country. Green Prints
   
JRM Chemical Inc.
Soil Moist is ideal for applications where watering is a concern. The complete non-toxic polymer design helps to reduce plant watering by 50%. Soil Moist helps save water and reduce evaporation of moisture from the soil. It's time release fertilizer keeps your plants hydrated and in great shape all season. Soil Moist encourages deep root penetration, reduces soil compaction, minimizes transplant shock, will last several seasons and is cost effective and environmentally friendly.
Phone: 800-962-4010
Website:www.soilmoist.com
   
Lynwood Laboratories

Lynwood Laboratories
In 1951, DR. Kanin a young practicing veterinarian in the suburbs of Boston Mass was experiencing a heavy infestation of hornets and flies from an adjacent farm. These insects were covering the screens and the windows of the animal hospital and were entering the hospital as the door open and closed. Dr. Kanin began to experiment with various insecticides. He finally formulated a mixture that when applied to the screens, windows, and the ceiling eliminated the bug problem. The residual lasted for several weeks! This product became Lynwood's Screen and Surface the first of many effective products available today at your local Home and Garden Center and Hardware store. DR Kanin also invented the first long distance spray for Hornet and Wasp. Today with new products like Hari Kari for Japanese beetles and Shoo-Mold the first pump applicator for mold problems inside your home and basement DR. Kanin is still busy working on new projects for the future. Fax 781-444-2454 Tel 781-449-6776

 
Monterey Lawn and Garden Products is a distributor of plant protection chemicals and fertilizers. We are based in Fresno, in the heart of California’s agricultural region where we are committed to bringing home gardeners new products that can help them with their biggest gardening challenges. Our growing line of products provide economical and effective solutions to yard and garden problems, and really are “Products That Work!” For labels and more information on any Monterey Lawn & Garden Product contact us at info@montereylawngarden.com
Natural-Alernative Ice Melt

Natural Alternative Ice Melt is hard on ice and snow but easy on the environment. It is safer for pets; it is non-toxic and biodegradable; and it is gentle on lawns, vegetation and cured concrete. It continues to work to -16 degrees Fahrenheit, and it does not track in on floors. This product is super concentrated -- one bag of our product is equivalent to three bags of rock salt! Order some at 888-546-5941; natural-alternative.com; or on Amazon.

Natural-Alternative

Natural Alternative® has been providing homeowners with natural and organic-based lawn and garden products for over twenty-five years. Our mission is to reduce the use of chemicals in peoples’ daily lives. We provide a safer, effective and affordable alternative to synthetic chemicals. By the year 2000, organics had grown into a sustainable lifestyle, and the demand for Natural Alternative® products increased, too. By 2011 Natural Alternative® grew from an internet-based company to a brand supporting independent lawn and garden centers. Today, in addition to our lawn fertilizers, organic plant foods and microbial-based products, we offer non-toxic, biodegradable ice melt -- a kinder alternative to our waterways, landscapes, aquatic life and pets. It’s an easy choice®. Call us at 888-546-5941, find us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/naturalaltbrand or log onto our website at www.natural-alternative.com. (Look for our new website with a garden center locator.) It’s an easy choice™.Natural-Alternative

NaturaLawn® of America

NaturaLawn of America pioneered the breakthrough into environmentally responsible lawn care back in 1987 (before “going green” was the norm). While chemical-based companies continued to randomly spray unnecessary pesticides, NaturaLawn of America developed an Integrated Pest Management System (IPM), which was unprecedented in lawn care. By creating natural lawn care programs specific to the needs of each individual lawn and through its use of organic lawn care products, NaturaLawn of America continues to give customers nationwide, the healthier, greener lawns they desire while protecting the safety of your family, pets and the environment.

NaturaLawn® of America Mosquito Ranger

Mosquito Ranger® - A NaturaLawn® of America Brand Getting rid of mosquitoes shouldn’t mean sacrificing your safety, or that of your family and pets. Mosquito Ranger’s mission is to provide you with an environmentally safer way to enjoy your yard without mosquitoes. Even after just one treatment, you’ll experience a dramatic reduction in mosquito populations. The program is designed around timely and consistent applications to maintain optimal control. We use a combination of materials including plant extracts, natural botanical oils and bio-rational products to reduce and repel mosquitoes and other nuisance insects. Mosquito Ranger is safer, effective and affordable. For the DIY homeowner, check out our Natural Alternative® Mosquito, Tick and Flea Control.

NaturaLawn® of America Tick Ranger

Tick Ranger® – A NaturaLawn® of America Brand Ticks carry potential health hazards which can affect you, your children, and your pets for the rest of their lives. The Tick Ranger® Program is the first step in protecting your outdoor home environment. Our approach to tick control uses safer alternatives to traditional chemical approaches. With Tick Ranger, you will immediately realize a substantial reduction in tick populations—we guarantee it. Call us to treat your lawn, landscape beds, stone walls and 25 feet beyond your perimeter wood line. With Tick Ranger, you can enjoy your property with peace of mind without tick bites. For the DIY homeowner, check out our Natural Alternative® Mosquito, Tick and Flea Control.

   
Neptune's Harvest

Neptune's Harvest makes organic fertilizers derived from the mineral-rich North Atlantic Ocean, which is nature’s perfect source (in a perfect balance) for the nutrients plants and soil need to be extremely healthy and increase yield and quality. Neptune’s Harvest Organic Fertilizer is located in Gloucester, MA, which is America’s oldest fishing port. The Fish Fertilizer is made from the remains of the Fish after the fillet has been removed. It is a great way to utilize 100% of the Fish. Because it is fresh fish, there is no offensive odor.
Retail and bulk products include cold processed liquid Hydrolyzed Fish, Seaweed, Fish & Seaweed Blend, Turf Formula, dry Kelp Meal, Crab Shell and more. The liquid products are used as a foliar feed, and the dry products should be mixed in your soil before planting, or top dressed for existing plants, and lawns. There are many benefits to using these products. You are giving the plant and soil macro and micro nutrients, trace elements, amino acids, vitamins, minerals, enzymes and naturally occurring growth hormones.
Neptune’s Harvest is family owned operated. Out of 45 employees, 16 are family. Neptune's Harvest

Orcon Control

People used to say, “The only good bug is a dead bug!” They used strong chemicals to try and kill every creature in their yard. Now we know that can be dangerous to us and our planet. We know it’s better to work with Mother Nature instead of against her. In 1976 Organic Control Incorporated, or Orcon, began offering a complete line of beneficial insects to the home gardener. Because we know that every garden pest has a natural enemy, we wanted to provide the alternatives people need to control pests without having to use things that are not good for us, our kids, or the earth. Later we added soil amendments because to have strong healthy plants it is important to have healthy soil that provides all the important nutrients that plants need. Next came natural animal repellents because four-legged pests can be just as destructive as the smaller ones. And then we offered Mason Bees to help improve the pollinating process. This improves blooms and increases the yield on fruits, nuts, and vegetables. At Orcon, our goal is to provide all the tools a gardener needs to have a beautiful and healthy garden that is a safe place for our kids and pets. We want to work with Mother Nature. www.organiccontrol.com

Pearl's Premium Ultra Low Maintenance Lawn Seed is a breakthrough, barefoot-soft, award winning lawn seed that was the result of 10 years of intense research into all natural, native and adaptive grasses. Pearl's Premium grass, sprouts in 7-10 days, grows to a lush thick 1" tall in a month, then slows down, so you mow it only once a month in sunny areas or once every 6 weeks in shady areas - rather than mowing every week, as with other grasses. Pearl's Premium grass seed grows roots 4 times deeper than most grass. The 12-14" deep roots reach water and nutrients deep in the soil. Between the deep roots and slow growth, Pearl's Premium needs between 1/2 to 1/4 the water of other grass, after it is established. Now in over 150,000 lawns, Pearl's Premium Ultra Low Maintenance Lawn Seed grows in all climates. No GMOs and all-natural, this grass never needs chemical fertilizer to stay green all year long, to be "People, Pet & Planet Friendly".    Pearl's Premium has received over 300 rave reviews by the experts including "Popular Science" and "This Old House" magazines, plus reviewers at ABC, NBC, CBS and Fox News, Boston Globe and Wall Street Journal and home improvement expert Bob Vila. Winner of an award from the Boston Museum of Science for being one of the three most important inventions to come out of New England, but grows in all 50 states and foreign countries. Also won the coveted international MassChallenge prize for innovation out of a field of 446 entries from 26 countries.  This is a family owned business that hires the handicapped and gives a significant amount of money and grass seed to causes related to environmental education, children, animals and gives free educational workshops all over the country. Sold at Select Costco Warehouses all over the US, Whole Foods Markets in New England, other quality garden centers and on the internet at www.PearlsPremium.com. When purchasing on the internet, put in the discount code "Paul" to save 10%.  This grass will save significant amounts of water, time, money, lower your carbon footprint, give you a lawn your neighbors will envy and be safer for children, animals, and our earth. 

   
http:/www.turftrust.net/ Pro-Trust

Turf Trust® Professional is the ultra premium lawn fertilizer. Turf Trust® provides everything your lawns need to grow thick, healthy and lush. Compare the guaranteed analysis of Turf Trust® to any other fertilizer; no other brand offers your customers such a diverse, complete and balanced nutrient menu. Over 60% of the Nitrogen in Turf Trust® is in the controlled release form. Turf Trust® slowly and gently "spoon-feeds" your lawn, keeping it healthy, strong and dark green, without increased mowing. Only Turf Trust® has CDU, the ultimate water insoluble nitrogen. CDU releases slowly through microbial action and supports natural disease suppression. When applied according to directions, Turf Trust® cannot burn. It’s unique controlled release formula reduces nutrient run-off, making Turf Trust® better for the environment. Pro-Trust

   
http://www.smartpots.com/

Smart Pots.

High Caliper Growing High Caliper Growing, the manufacturer of the Smart Pot and the Big Bag Bed, was founded in 1984. But the story began four years earlier when Ralph Reiger put together some fabric containers at his tree farm in Guthrie, Oklahoma. Ralph hoped the in-ground fabric bags would make harvesting large caliper trees easy. The trees were dug in 1982, and two years later Ralph, working out of the basement of his house, incorporated and began selling his new “Root Control Bags” to the nursery industry. Today, High Caliper Growing is the green industry leader in manufacturing breathable, soft-sided containers for plant growers. After years in the garden and nursery, we know that the container you use will effect the growth of your plant. The Smart Pot fabric aeration container and the Big Bag Bed fabric raised bed are the best-growing containers for your plants. And our products are made in Oklahoma, USA. Smart Pots

   
Summit Responsible Solutions

Summit Mosquito Dunks® are America’s favorite biological mosquito control because Dunks kill mosquitoes before they’re old enough to bite®. The active ingredient in Mosquito Dunks® is BTI (Bacillus thuringiensis israelensis), a bacterium that’s deadly to mosquito larvae but harmless to other living things. Just float biodegradable Mosquito Dunks® in ponds, birdbaths, fountains or wherever water collects to kill mosquito larvae for up to 30 days. Mosquito Dunks® are organic and approved for use in fish habitats and animal watering troughs. Mosquito Bits® contain the same active ingredient as Mosquito Dunks®, and they are approved for the control of fungus gnats in container gardens and potted plants. Summit Year-Round® Spray Oil is an OMRI-approved horticultural oil that kills a wide range of insect pests. Summit Biological Caterpillar & Webworm Control contains 100% natural BTK, which kills caterpillars and webworms but has no effect on birds, earthworms, or beneficial insects such as honeybees and ladybugs. For more information visit www.summitresponsiblesolutions.com or call (800) 227-8664.

Wild Delight

The Best Gardens Deserve The Best Birds Wild Delight® produces more of what birds crave, because you and your birds deserve the best! All Wild Delight® products contain only the finest ingredients you can feed your outdoor pets. Wild Delight® produces a variety of food to attract the most desirable outdoor pets. Advanced Formulas® have premium ingredients and complete vitamin-mineral fortification, including real fruits and nuts. Natural Formulas contain only natural premium ingredients. Wildlife Formulas are specifically designed for backyard wildlife. www.wilddelight.com

Wilt-Pruf

Wiltpruf
Sixty years ago WILT-PRUF® was discovered and became the first antitranspirant on the market. A product such as this was needed in horticulture to enable nurserymen to transplant shrubs and trees any time of year without fear of excessive transpiration which could cause plant failure.

Over the years, it was discovered that anti-transpirants had many additional but related uses -- protection against drying out when evergreen roots were frozen in wintertime, as well as during periods of drought. These times of stress deprive plants of their normal moisture intake. Anti-transpirants were found to be effective on cut Christmas trees, wreaths, and greens to retard needle drop by keeping existing moisture in the foliage. It was discovered that many indoor plants could survive longer periods without watering by treatment with an anti-transpirant. And ornamentals exposed to excessive warm or cold winds were protected from drying out by spraying with an anti-transpirant. Storage of tubers, bulbs, and bare root stock was more successful when they were first dipped in an anti-transpirant solution.

Phone: 1-800-972-0726
website: www.wiltpruf.com

   
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