The Northeast Greenhouse Conference & Expo took place Nov. 3 – 4 at the Boxboro Regency Hotel in Boxborough, MA. This biennial show allows growers to come together for educational sessions, networking and a trade show. For more information visit

All photos by Joan Kark-Wren

Attendees of the New England Greenhouse Conference were able to visit with vendors during the show.

Don Ward III shows the quality plants available from Eastern Shore Nursery of Virginia.

Sarah Mancini displayed the plant material, from plugs to finished material, available from D.S. Cole.

Frank Weaver helped attendees with information on Weaverline LLC ’s line of reliable, low maintenance soil and mulch baggers.

Jeff Bishop was on hand to help attendees choose the best potting media for their needs from Lambert.

Rebecca Ryan and Gemma VanderHeld exhibited hand tools and more from OESCO Inc.

Buzz Miller helps an attendee with information on SONCO’s greenhouse pipe and tubes.

Mike Rider talks with an attendee regarding the quality and availability of greenhouse systems from Paul Boers Manufacturing.

Keynote speaker John Kennedy spoke on attracting and retaining top talent.

Dan Wren, Country Folks Grower, was ready to talk subscription and advertising needs.