Like many modern agricultural businesses, Hoerr Nursery has generational roots. David August (D.A.) Hoerr delivered coal to residents of Peoria, IL and supplemented his summer income with landscaping.
With a truck and a scoop shovel, D.A. could haul dirt and yard clippings, and eventually became a full-scale landscaper. “Sod was an early progressive thing he did,” said Bryon Rinkenberger, Green Team Leader at Hoerr Nursery. [Read more…]