Volume 25 Number 3 Summer 2013

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From the President
Polly Hutchison

Easy Ideas for Sustainable Floristry
Ann Sensenbrenner

Cornell-copia – Expand Your Growing Season into Winter in High Tunnels
Chris Wien

Culture Profile – Cotinus  smoketree, smokebush
John Dole and Lane Greer

Small Things Considered – Honeybees: Keystone Species Essential to Agriculture
Gay Smith

IPM Update – Stink Bug Activity Can be Monitored
Stanton Gill

A Farmer’s Summer Reading List
Frank Gasperini

Research Updates
Influences on Vase Life of Red Boronia
Delay Regreening in Cut Calla Lily
Floral Preservatives and Consumer Perception
Megan Bame

Grower Profile – Jane Henderson, Commonwealth Farms, Concord North Carolina
Megan Bame

Regional Reports
Northeast  Missy Bahret
Mid-Atlantic  Becky Devlin
Southeast  Charles Hendrick
Midwest  Kent Miles
South-Central  Rita Anders
West and Northwest  Paula Rice


From the Director
Judy Laushman