Local growers seeing upswing
–Growers reporting signs of recovery
By Curt Kipp
Oregon Association of Nurseries
Nursery growers in Oregon are reporting signs of recovery from the sour economy, according to Mateusz Petrowski of the Capital Press (Salem, Ore.). Consumers are more confident, and as a result, retailers are placing their orders earlier in the season. However, there’s still some concern that independent garden centers are understocking their shelves, and missing out on sales as a result of it. Read the full article.