Among other things, the Oregon Association of Nurseries is a marketing organization for its members. This includes the production of the Farwest Trade Show that significantly promotes Oregon – The State of Perfection.
The Farwest Trade Show
One of the "crown jewels" of nursery trade shows in North America, the Farwest Trade Show is held each August at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, right in the heart of nursery country. For all the details, visit the Farwest Trade Show website at www.FarwestShow.com
The Northwest Agricultural Show
This show, held in late January, is co-sponsored and produced by the OAN, the Oregon Horticultural Society and the Oregon Nut Growers Society. It consists of a three-day trade show and two days of seminars geared to various segments of Oregon's agricultural community. Check back in December for details and online registration.
Visit Us At These Shows
As part of its marketing program, the OAN exhibits at the largest nursery trade shows in the United States. The current lineup of nursery industry trade shows at which the OAN exhibits includes: Farwest Trade Show in Portland, Oregon and MANTS (Mid-Atlantic Nursery Trade Show) in Baltimore. At these shows, the OAN staffs a booth and distributes hundreds of copies of the OAN Nursery Guide, Oregon Nursery Location Maps, and other information designed to promote the wholesale side of Oregon's nursery and greenhouse industry.
OAN members will be distributing OAN Nursery Guides, Digger magazines and other promotional materials at other national shows.