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The Winners of the 2019 Garden.org Photo Contest are revealed!The Winners of the 2019 Garden.org Photo Contest are revealed!
By dave on December 5, 2019

A total of 3,732 photos were submitted in this year's contest and the members all voted for their favorites. We now reveal the winning photos!

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Time to Vote for Best of Show in the 2019 Garden.org Photo ContestTime to Vote for Best of Show in the 2019 Garden.org Photo Contest
By dave on December 3, 2019

The preliminary voting has concluded in our contest and we have our first place winners from each category. It is now time to cast your final votes for our Best in Show.

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Cast Your Votes for the 2019 Garden.org Photo Contest!Cast Your Votes for the 2019 Garden.org Photo Contest!
By dave on November 29, 2019

Over the past few weeks, gardeners from all over have been submitting their favorite photos, and it's now time for you to vote on your favorites! Each member may cast up to 3 votes in each category, so head over to the photo contest page, start browsing the many beautiful photos, and cast your votes for your favorites.

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2020 National Gardening Association Calendar Now Available2020 National Gardening Association Calendar Now Available
By jon on November 11, 2019

We have produced a beautiful 2020 Calendar featuring many of the winners of last year's photo contest

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The 2019 Garden.org Photo Contest!The 2019 Garden.org Photo Contest!
By dave on November 1, 2019

Submit your favorite photos from your collection, and the members of the site will then vote for their favorites. The winning photos from each category will be pitted against each other in one final, epic vote to determine the ultimate Best of Show winners. Contest opens on November 1st and ends November 29th.

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NGA Shirts, Mugs, Hoodies, and More Are Now Being Offered!!!!NGA Shirts, Mugs, Hoodies, and More Are Now Being Offered!!!!
By jon on September 20, 2019

NGA is now officially offering various types of merchandise promoting gardening and Garden.org.

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The 2019 Not-A-Raffle-Raffle!The 2019 Not-A-Raffle-Raffle!
By dave on September 4, 2019

This is the big event we've all been waiting for, the 2019 Not a Raffle Raffle!

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Pollinator Week is HerePollinator Week is Here
By dave on June 16, 2019

June 17th begins pollinator week, where NGA gets taken over by the important creatures that pollinator our flowers and provide a critically important part in our food supply.

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NWF's Gardening for Wildlife Month is in full swing!NWF's Gardening for Wildlife Month is in full swing!
By Trish on May 24, 2019

The National Wildlife Federation's 7th Annual Garden for Wildlife Month offers home gardeners, wildlife enthusiasts and conservationists a chance to join together with millions of their peers across the nation and help support species in their backyards.

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National Garden Bureau Members Host 2019 California Summer TrialsNational Garden Bureau Members Host 2019 California Summer Trials
By dave on May 15, 2019

Modeled after the long-standing CA Spring Trials that are held annually in California during the spring, attendees will have the opportunity to visit breeder company trial sites throughout the state in the middle of August.

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Two Weeks Remain in National Garden Bureau's "Year of" Video ContestTwo Weeks Remain in National Garden Bureau's "Year of" Video Contest
By dave on May 2, 2019

The first ever "Year of" video contest, featuring #SNAPDRAGONLOVE for 2019, kicked off on February 14, 2019. Sponsored by National Garden Bureau and their members, the contest is designed to inspire creative videos from anyone and everyone (growers, retailers, consumers…anyone!) who loves snapdragons, both cut flowers and bedding/potted/landscape varieties.

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Garden Habitat Helpers Giveaway for GFW Newsletter Sign UpGarden Habitat Helpers Giveaway for GFW Newsletter Sign Up
By Trish on April 24, 2019

Enter to win a "Habitat Helper" at the National Wildlife Federation!

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Millennial Households Continue to Provide Optimism for the Lawn and Garden IndustryMillennial Households Continue to Provide Optimism for the Lawn and Garden Industry
By dave on April 17, 2019

The just-released 2019 National Gardening Survey, published by the National Gardening Association's research division, GardenResearch.com, reveals new and important information regarding the $50+ billion lawn and garden industry.

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2019 National Gardening Survey Available Now2019 National Gardening Survey Available Now
By dave on April 16, 2019

The just-released 2019 National Gardening Survey, published by the National Gardening Association's research division, GardenResearch.com, reveals new and important information regarding the $50+ billion lawn and garden industry.

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GardenResearch.com Comes Home to National Gardening AssociationGardenResearch.com Comes Home to National Gardening Association
By dave on April 10, 2019

Today's re-acquisition of this group by NGA brings the research work back to its original home.

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Gardening Dictionary PhotosGardening Dictionary Photos
By dave on March 15, 2019

We recently added the ability for anyone to come along and add photos to any dictionary word and we're holding a mini-contest.

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National Pollinator Garden Network Surpasses Goal of One Million Registered Pollinator GardensNational Pollinator Garden Network Surpasses Goal of One Million Registered Pollinator Gardens
By dave on February 27, 2019

In just three years, 1,040,000 gardens were registered with the Million Pollinator Garden Challenge (MPGC) involving an estimated eight million people, concentrated in the United States, and Canada with some in Mexico, and across the globe.

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Announcing the winners of the 2018 Garden.org Photo Contest!Announcing the winners of the 2018 Garden.org Photo Contest!
By dave on November 30, 2018

Over the past few weeks, gardeners from all over submitted their favorite photos, and the members voted and today we reveal the winners!

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The Garden.org 2019 Planner and Organizer is now available!The Garden.org 2019 Planner and Organizer is now available!
By dave on November 14, 2018

Our 2019 download-and-print planner is fully customizable and will suit you no matter what kind of planner you are. This year, we have added additional pages and ideas specifically for gardeners to help keep your gardens just as organized as you are.

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The 2018 National Gardening Association Photo Contest!The 2018 National Gardening Association Photo Contest!
By dave on November 9, 2018

Submit your favorite photos from your collection, and the members of the site will then vote for their favorites. The winning photos from each category will be pitted against each other in one final, epic vote to determine the ultimate Best of Show winners. Contest opens on November 9th and ends November 30th.

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The October Not-A-Raffle-Raffle!The October Not-A-Raffle-Raffle!
By dave on October 17, 2018

Here it is, the final raffle of the year!

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The September 2018 Not-A-Raffle-Raffle!The September 2018 Not-A-Raffle-Raffle!
By dave on September 8, 2018

The penultimate raffle of the year!

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The August 2018 Not-A-Raffle-Raffle!The August 2018 Not-A-Raffle-Raffle!
By dave on August 10, 2018

Another exciting raffle all lined up for you. Come check out the awesome prizes!

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National Garden Bureau Announces Four Classes for 2019 "Year of the" ProgramNational Garden Bureau Announces Four Classes for 2019 "Year of the" Program
By dave on July 6, 2018

National Garden Bureau, the non-profit organization promoting gardening in North America on behalf of the horticulture industry and its members, is pleased to announce the four plant classes that will be featured in the 2019 "Year of the" program.

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The July 2018 Not-A-Raffle-Raffle!The July 2018 Not-A-Raffle-Raffle!
By dave on July 6, 2018

A total of 13 prizes lined up - lots of great ones again! Come check it out, get some tickets and try your luck in this month's contest!

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