August 22-24, 2018 | Portland, Oregon

Press Room

Welcome to the Farwest Show!

The Farwest Show is the nursery, garden center and greenhouse industry's largest and most comprehensive trade show in the West.

Media Contact:

Tom Kegley

Press Registration:

Trade and garden media are welcome at the Farwest Show. It is an opportunity to talk directly with some of the best and brightest growers, retailers and allied suppliers in the country, as well as providing access to top industry professionals—our Farwest Seminar speakers. You will stay on top of trends and perhaps discover a few of your own. New plants, new products, and new industry contacts can be found at this year's show.

For a show pass, please contact Allan Niemi (, 503.682.5089).

We look forward to having you at the show.

Press Releases:

»  Retailers' Choice Awards™ at Farwest 2017

»  Walla Walla Nursery Wins Farwest 2017 Best In Show Booth Award

»  Mesa De Maya Southwest Oak™ captures judges' honors at 2017 Farwest Show New Varieties Showcase

»  Farwest 2017 Seminar Speakers Dr. Raymond Cloyd and Carlos E. Bográn, Ph.D Deliver Talks On Various Aspects Of Pest Management

»  Farwest 2017 Seminar Speaker And Landscape Expert Rick Martinson Spotlights Biodiversity In The Landscape

»  Farwest 2017 Seminar Speakers And Renowned Plantsmen Daniel Hinkley And Sean Hogan Spotlight Plants For The Northwest Landscape And Gardens

»  Farwest 2017 Offers Spanish Translated And Spanish-Only Education On Aspects Of Nursery Production Including Class Credit

»  Farwest 2017 Keynote Speaker Terri McEnaney To Focus On Essential Connections In Horticulture

»  Farwest 2017 Provides Two Great Venues For After-Hours Networking Fun For Show Participants

»  2017 Farwest Show Retailers' Choice Awards To Recognize Best New Products For Garden Retail

»  Farwest 2017 Showcases The Best In New Plants And Trends In Urban Gardening

»  July 31 Is Last Chance For Farwest 2017 Early-Bird Registration Discounts

»  Farwest 2017 Speakers Chuck Pavlich And Kevin Hobbs Share World Perspectives On The Future For Breeding And Plants

»  Farwest 2017 Seminar Speaker Kelly Mathison Tells Landscapers How To Raise Profi t And Lower Overhead

»  Farwest 2017 Hosts Speakers Ryan Contreras And Kim Shearer To Discuss Plant Development At Oregon State And Morton Arboretum

»  Farwest 2017 Seminar Speakers Leslie Halleck And Gary Lewis Focus On Garden Retail In A Series Of Seminars

»  Farwest 2017 Early-Bird Registration With Discounts On All Elements Of The Show Closes July 31

»  Farwest 2017 Hosts Emergent Networking Event For Young Horticulture Professionals

»  Farwest 2017 Grower Solution Center Schedules Mini-Sessions Relevant To Greenhouse And Nursery Growers

»  Farwest 2017 Retailer Idea Center Offers 17 Mini-Sessions Covering Topics Essential To Garden Retail

»  Farwest 2017 Speaker Ladd Smith To Share Best Practices For Sustainable Landscape Management

»  Farwest 2017 Speakers Suzanne Wainwright-Evans and Paul Koole Focus On Biocontrol Issues For The Greenhouse Grower

»  Farwest 2017 Speakers Brie Arthur And Jim Monroe Speak To Sustainability And Potential In Today's Local Food Movement For Garden Retail

»  Farwest 2017 Speaker And Industry Expert Dr. Heinrich Löesing To Deliver Two Seminars On Subjects Of Controversy And Innovation For Nursery Growers

»  2017 Farwest Nursery Country Tours Includes Retail Focused 'Secret Garden' Visits at Premier Portland Area Garden Centers

»  2017 Farwest Nursery Country Tours Includes Greenhouse Focused 'Out West' Tour Of Nursery Growers West Of Portland

»  Farwest 2017 Offers 2 Portland Area Tours for Nursery Growers

»  Farwest Show Invites Women in Horticulture to Meet with Leslie Halleck

»  2017 Farwest Show Registration Opens With Early-Bird Discounts For Attendees And Exhibitors

»  Farwest 2017 Revises Show Days And Hours In Response To Trends And Feedback From Exhibitors And Attendees


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FARWEST - Far From Ordinary

People were already making bookings for spring. There's an uptick in the market, and shortages. Buyers have to plan ahead a little more than they used to.

Chris Steinke
Youngblood Nursery Inc., Salem, Oregon


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