Niagara growers among award finalists
Dec. 2, 2015, Thorold, Ont. — Two greenhouse operations are finalists in the 22nd annual Niagara Entrepreneur of the Year awards program.
The 72 finalists in 10 categories were announced this week. The winners of the 10 juried and three bestowed awards will be announced on Feb. 26.
Nominated in the Agricultural and Horticultural Entrepreneur category were:
• Pam and Paul Bongers of Country Basket in Niagara Falls, a four-season, full-service garden centre.
• Troy and David Pieterse of TD Greenhouses of Wainfleet, a wholesale grower of floral products with sales in Canada and the U.S.