2017 JocoPlants Show is Almost here!

June 20th, 2017|0 Comments

The members of the Johnston County Nursery Marketing Association cordially invite you to the FREE 2017 JocoPlants Show.

When: Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Where: Kerr Scott Building at the NC State Fairgrounds
Time: 9AM – 4PM

All of our nurseries will be displaying their beautiful plants for you to see. It’s like you’re visiting all 22 nurseries in one day! As always, admission is free to those working in the Green Industry.

Get directions to the show.

REGISTER NOW

Show Itinerary:

9am: Tradeshow starts
8:30-9:30am: Registration for “Right Plant, Right Place” class (Online Registration available at ncnla.com)
9:30-11:00 am: “Right Plant, Right Place” class
1:30-2:30pm:  “Plant walk” with Mark Weathington on tradeshow floor
4pm: Tradeshow ends
4pm-7pm: Exhibitor move out

We look forward to seeing you there in the cool air conditioning!

Show Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor

Platinum Sponsor

Silver Sponsors
Triangle Chemical Company
Green Resource

Bronze Sponsors
John Smith & Sons
NYP Corp
All American Gutter Protection
Pacific Organics
ML Irrigation
Atlantic Irrigation
Southern Ag

Supporting Sponsors
Davis Insurance Agency
Bobcat of Johnston County


JoCoPlantShow 2017 Itinerary

March 8th, 2017|0 Comments

JoCoPlantShow
2017 Johnston County Nursery Marketing Association Trade Show
Hosted by member nurseries of the Johnston County Nursery Marketing Association
Kerr Scott Building – NC State Fairgrounds – Raleigh, NC
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
9am – 4pm

General Schedule:

 

MOVE IN:  Tuesday, July 11th, 2017 8:00AM – 5:00PM
TRADE SHOW:  Wednesday, July 12th, 2017 9:00AM – 4:00PM
MOVE OUT:  Wednesday, July 12th, 2016 4:00PM – 7:00PM

Itinerary for day of Show:

9am: Tradeshow starts

8:30-9:30am: Registration for “Right Plant, Right Place” class (Online Registration available at ncnla.com)

9:30-11:00 am: “Right Plant, Right Place” class

1:30-2:30:  “Plant walk” with Mark Weathington on tradeshow floor

4pm: Tradeshow ends

4pm-7pm: Exhibitor move out

JocoPlants Show 2016: Save the Date!

May 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

Save the date for the 2016 JocoPlants Show:

Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Kerr Scott Building in the NC State Fairgrounds in Raleigh, NC.
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Hosted by member nurseries of the Johnston County Nursery Marketing Association
Cost:  FREE!

REGISTER NOW! (via NCNLA website)

Get a lot accomplished in our intimate, one day trade show.  Here’s a sneak peek at our FREE trade show schedule that is filled to the brim with beautiful plants, networking opportunities, and educational opportunities:

MOVE IN:  Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 8:00AM – 5:00PM
TRADE SHOW:  Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 9:00AM – 4:00PM
MOVE OUT:  Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 4:00PM – 7:00PM

9-9:30am: Registration for “Hardscape Best Practices” class
9:30-11:30am: “Hardscape Best Practices”class (2 credits landscape contractor credits approved; 2 landscape architect license credits approved)

1:30-2:30:  “Plant Walk” with Mark Weathington on tradeshow floor (1 landscape contractor credit approved; 1 landscape architect license credit approved)

*1 landscape architect license credits approved for 3 hours of attending the show*

4pm:  Trade show ends

4pm-7pm: Exhibitor move out

We look forward to seeing YOU there!


 

Interested in being a sponsor?  Contact us!

Thank you to our sponsors!:

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Registration open: Green Industry Profitability Workshop

October 13th, 2015|0 Comments

A business skills workshop for landscape professionals

Wake County
Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015
1:00 – 5:00 pm
Rural Center, 4021 Carya Drive, Raleigh
Online registration – deadline Oct. 23: http://go.ncsu.edu/2015wakeprofitability

Chatham County
Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015
8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Chatham Cooperative Extension, 65 E. Small St., Pittsboro
Online registration – deadline Nov. 6: http://go.ncsu.edu/2015chathamprofitability

NOTE: This is the same workshop offered two different dates and locations to better accommodate your schedule and travel needs

Certification Credits Available:
• Business Irrigation Credits – 3 hours applied for
• NC Landscape Contractor CEU’s – 2 hours approved

Workshop Homepage: http://go.ncsu.edu/2015profitability
Join us this fall for a free and informative workshop on increasing profitability in the green industry, to be held in Raleigh and in Pittsboro. Both workshops will feature presentations by leaders with business and green industry expertise, including:
• Corey Conners, Executive Director, NCNLA
• Doug Chapman, Owner, Plantworks Nursery
• Chris Exton and Joe Williamson, SCORE Certified Mentors
• Robert Hayter, RLA, ASLA
Firm Principal, LKC; Co-owner, The Southern Landscape Group

Each workshop will also include a panel discussion with successful, local green industry business leaders addressing your questions:
Panel Members – Wake County workshop:
• Tom Nowell – Tom Nowell Gardens
• Cat Valand – Cat Valand Designs
• Paige Moody – Arbor Enterprises, Inc.
• Dennis Kostrzewa […]

Almost time for the 2017 JocoPlants Show!

June 25th, 2015|0 Comments

The members of the Johnston County Nursery Marketing Association cordially invite you to the FREE 2017 JocoPlants Show.

When: Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Where: Kerr Scott Building at the NC State Fairgrounds
Time: 9AM – 4PM

All of our nurseries will be displaying their beautiful plants for you to see. It’s like you’re visiting all 22 nurseries in one day! As always, admission is free to those working in the Green Industry.

Get directions to the show.

REGISTER NOW

Show Itinerary:

9am: Tradeshow starts

8:30-9:30am: Registration for “Right Plant, Right Place” class (Online Registration available at ncnla.com)

9:30-11:00 am: “Right Plant, Right Place” class

1:30-2:30:  “Plant walk” with Mark Weathington on tradeshow floor

4pm: Tradeshow ends

4pm-7pm: Exhibitor move out

We look forward to seeing you there in the cool air conditioning!

Show Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor

Platinum Sponsor

Gold Sponsors
Helena Chemical
Cardinal Chemical

Bronze Sponsors
Southern Ag
ML Irrigation
Parker Bark
Green Resource
Atlantic Irrigation
Pacific Organics

Multicote […]

Watson’s Nursery Feature Article

May 29th, 2015|0 Comments

Look who’s in the news!  It’s our own Watson’s Nursery – David Watson and his daughter, Amanda Jurisich.

Click here to view the article in Bit + Grain.

JocoPlants Show 2015

April 30th, 2015|0 Comments

The members of the Johnston County Nursery Marketing Association cordially invite you to the FREE 2015 JocoPlants Show.

When: Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Where: Kerr Scott Building at the NC State Fairgrounds
Time: 9AM – 3PM

All of our nurseries will be displaying their beautiful plants for you to see. It’s like you’re visiting all 25 nurseries in one day! As always, admission is free to those working in the Green Industry.  Details to be announced.  We hope to see you there!

NCSU Turfgrass Shortcourse

January 22nd, 2014|0 Comments

Event Title:

2014 NCSU Turfgrass Short Course

Event Date & Time:
Monday, February 10, 2014 at 8:00 AM
to
Friday, February 14, 2014 at 5:00 PM

Event Description:
NCDA & CS PESTICIDE RE CERTIFICATION CREDITS AVAILABLE

The 2014 NCSU Turfgrass Short Course is scheduled for the week of February 10-14, so mark your calendars!

This event provides 5 full days of comprehensive turfgrass education and is appropriate for anyone interested in turf, including homeowners, career-changers, and professionals needing a refresher. Lectures are presented by faculty in NCSU’s award-winning Turfgrass program, and cover all aspects of turfgrass management.

NC State University offers state-of-the-art classrooms, intimately sized to allow focused instruction and maximize individual and group learning success. Turf and weed samples, fertilizers, and pest control methods are closely examined in the hands-on sessions.

Covering topics from turfgrass selection, weed identification, best management practices to protect available resources, and much more, the NC State Turfgrass Short Course is a key building block to any turfgrass professional’s career. Whether you’re just starting out in the lawn care profession, or you’re a homeowner who wants to learn how to improve your lawn, the NCSU Turfgrass Short Course is the best PRACTICAL how-to education you can get in a one week […]