Farwest Nursery Tours

Welcome to Nursery Country!

It's only fitting that the biggest show in the West is located right in the heart of the nation's renowned growing region. Join fellow industry colleagues and spend the day on a fun-filled tour highlighting several of Oregon's top retail garden centers or choose from two different nursery tours that head out to explore Oregon's finest green-industry wholesale operations showcasing the vast array of plants and products you can find here in nursery country.

GENERAL INFORMATION

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DATE

Tuesday, August 22, 2017


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TIME

All Tours: 8 am – 6 pm


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LOCATION

All tours depart from and return to the north entrance to the Oregon Convention Center (NE Holladay St., by the light rail line)

MAP


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COST

All Tours: $99/person
($115 after July 31)
Includes Bus Transportation, Lunch, Plus Farwest 3 Day Trade Pass

JOIN US on AUGUST 22 for the FARWEST NURSERY TOURS

Schedule: Tuesday, August 22

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DETAILS

7:30 a.m.

Pre-registered tour attendees check-in at Oregon Convention Center

8:00 a.m.

Buses depart Oregon Convention Center

9 a.m. - 6:00 p.m

Tour 1 — Out West

Head "Out West" of Portland to visit wholesale operations in Nursery Country.
Destination details coming soon.

Cost: $99 per person by July 31; $115 beginning August 1st. Space is limited to 52 per tour.

Full Day (8am-6pm) includes luxury motor coach transportation, lunch, beverages and snacks


Tour 2 — Coniferific

Enjoy a "Coniferific" wholesale tour including a stop by The Oregon Garden to learn about the new expansion project to their renowned Conifer Garden.
Destination details coming soon.

Cost: $99 per person by July 31; $115 beginning August 1st. Space is limited to 52 per tour.

Full Day (8am-6pm) includes luxury motor coach transportation, lunch, beverages and snacks


Tour 3 — Secret Garden

Discover the "Secret Garden" Centers in and near Portland, Oregon. Visit retail oasis's in the city and meet the stellar nurseries just beyond the city along the Columbia River.

Cost: $99 per person by July 31; $115 beginning August 1st. Space is limited to 52 per tour.

Full Day (8am-6pm) includes luxury motor coach transportation, lunch, beverages and snacks

6:00 p.m.

Buses arrive at Oregon Convention Center

We look forward to showing you Oregon's nursery industry and landscape design ethos. If you're unable to join one of the tours, please view the online wholesale nursery map and create your own itinerary.

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Farwest had a lot of people coming through and buying. It feels good again. Buyers had been sitting back for a while, but this year, the market is improved. The selling season lasted longer, and people were preordering for 2015.
Doug Zielinski
Alpha Nursery Inc., Salem Oregon

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