2021 You Pick on October 2 at Summer Dreams Farm in Oxford, Michigan
During this visit, you will have the opportunity to wander and pick from 60,000+ plants and over 200 varieties on five acres of production. A half acre of sunflowers will also be in full bloom!
Elements of Rose Growing on October 9 at Menagerie Farm & Flower in Live Oak, California
This half-day, hands-on educational farm experience will cover everything from how to plant garden roses, year-round care, harvesting techniques, variety selections and insect and disease management. All experience levels are welcome!
Produce Marketing Association: Fresh Summit Convention – Certified American Grown Pavilion
October 28, 2021 – October 30, 2021. The Fresh Summit, a production of the Produce Marketing Association, is an event where every segment of the global fresh produce and floral supply chain brings together buyers and sellers. Certified American Grown will have a collaborative pavilion at this year’s event, with 6 to 8 farms participating from around the country.
Fall Into Wreaths Workshop on November 13 at Menagerie Farm & Flower in Live Oak, California
During this workshop, enjoy a rose field tour and learn how to make the perfect dried wreath for your fall & winter decor. Floral designer, Wendi Phillips, from Sweetness & Light Flowers & Events, will make a guest appearance to demonstrate her techniques, tips and tricks!
LET’S CELEBRATE OUR FLORAL FARMS
Have you ever wondered where the beautiful flowers and foliage in your bouquet come from? Do you ever close your eyes and been transported to another place or time by the sweet scent of a garden rose or the intoxicating fragrance of a lily ? Can you imagine yourself standing in a field of flowers?
Our unique events connect all aspects of the floral industry from farmer, to wholesaler, to retailer to consumer through influential & magical experiences. Whether you join us for an intimate Field to Vase dinner on the farm or witness the versatility of our flowers in action at the prestigious Sylvia Cup Design Competition, our events showcase the many stories that make up American Grown.
Check out the upcoming events down below. To stay up to date as we share more information, please make sure to sign up for our emails to be kept up to date.
Support American Grown Farmers at Farm Workshops & Fall Experiences
Pumpkin patches, cooler weather, hayrides, warm colors—what’s not to love about fall?
As the seasons change and we gear up for busy back-to-school schedules and holiday seasons that are around the corner, don’t forget to take a breath, relax and have some fun (all while supporting your local American Grown farmers!).
Check out upcoming floral farm workshops & fall experiences in our Certified American Grown community.
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT
Virtual Field to Vase
The American Grown Field to Vase Dinner Tour invites guests to dine in the fields of America’s most stunning flower and foliage farms. This year, we took it virtual!