The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) is inviting growers, traders, suppliers, retailers, business leaders and all those linked to the ornamental horticulture industry to celebrate the world?s best ornamentals growers at the AIPH International Grower of the Year Awards 2016 Gala Dinner.
Held in partnership with FloraHolland, the awards take place on 29 January 2016 during IPM Essen, Germany.
For guests the awards create a unique networking opportunity providing a global audience of hundreds of international guests ? finalists plus other leading growers, retailers, media, suppliers and trade organisations.
This international event recognises best practice in horticultural production by the top ornamental production nurseries from around the globe, celebrating the expertise and energy they give to horticulture.
The gala dinner is the finale of the 2016 awards which this year sees for the first time in the history of the awards, new categories covering different types of grower businesses ? finished plants & trees, young plant and cut flowers.
AIPH secretary general Tim Briercliffe said: ?The judges will be looking for excellence in five key areas ? economic performance, level of innovation, market orientation, environmental standards and human resource policy. Crucially they will also look for the stand out features that elevates the business to be the best grower in its field and the world.?
For more information and tickets, visit: www.aiph.org/groweroftheyear