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Our last issue focused on the rise of CBD products in IGCs, and the growing interest in cannabis products throughout the industry. As the legal landscape shifts, more and more IGC owners are taking the plunge and adding these products to their shelves. The article, “To CBD or not to CBD?,” was popular among Garden Center’s followers, and it seems our readers are taking some business pointers from IGC owners who are already riding the CBD wave. Check out some tips from the October issue here.

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Three’s Company in Nashville

During the Garden Center Group’s 19th annual Fall Event, we took a tour through the IGCs of Nashville. Watch as we meander through Gardens of Babylon, Moore and Moore Garden Center and Cheekwood Estate and Gardens. See it here.

Garden Center Trivia

Corpse flower
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This month’s question:

Small pockets of air inside this fruit causes it to bounce and float in water. What fruit is it?

Check back next month in this space for the answer!

Last month’s question and answer:

Question: What large flower has an unpredictable blooming cycle and unleashes an odor compared to rotting flesh?

Answer: Amorphophallus titanium, more commonly known as the corpse flower

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Top industry news from our website

1. North Haven to rebuild

The 68-year-old Dallas garden center is asking for input after a devastating tornado. Click here to learn more.

2. 2020 Western ticketed events

The Western Nursery and Landscape Association (WNLA) announced its ticketed events lineup for the 2020 Western in Kansas City, Missouri, which will take place from Jan. 15-17. Click here to learn more.

3. Invest your time wisely

How much of your day is filled with “time burners”? Watch out for these six common things that can steal away valuable hours of productivity. Click here to learn more.

4. Just say ‘no’

If you’re tired of handling others’ responsibilities, stand up for yourself. Use these seven ways to say “no” without an explanation. Click here to learn more.

5. CBD attitudes

As CBD products break ground into the American mainstream, here are some of the key takeaways and viewpoints surrounding these products. Click here to learn more.