Bring A Dose Of Nature Indoors

As the temperatures fall and days get shorter, your customers are bringing their passion for growing indoors. Be ready for this new wave of gardening business by stocking up with everything they will need to keep things growing, including containers, flowering plants, herbs, seeds, microgreens, and organic products. What organic products will they need?

Help them bring a dose of nature indoors with four new Espoma Organic indoor plant foods. These 8 oz. liquid concentrates contain natural proteins and beneficial microbes that provide beautiful results. Each has the new innovative Easy Dose cap for a perfect pour every time with no measuring and no mess.

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Be sure to add the new Indoor! – Cactus! – Orchid! & Violet! to your fall / winter mix today.

And be sure to help them keep their plants pest free with the new Insect! Insect Spray. This dual action formula contains pyrethrins and canola oil botanical insecticides and kills aphids, mealybugs, scale and whitefly.

Complete the indoor offering with Shine! Leaf Polish to keep their plants healthy and looking their best.

The easiest and most effective way to present these new and innovative organic indoor gardening products is the new Espoma Organic LD6 Indoor Display. This small footprint display is like a vending machine in your store to present all six new Espoma Organic Indoor SKUs and maximize sales.

And Don’t Forget Organic Potting Soils:

Be sure to keep your shelves full of the soils they will need to keep their homes green through fall and the winter months. Look to the Espoma Organic line of potting soils to give them the best results and keep them coming back for more. Espoma Organic Potting soils are rich blends of only the finest ingredients to ensure success.

Espoma Organic Potting Soil Mix is a rich, premium blend of sphagnum peat moss, peat humus and perlite that has been enriched with Myco-tone® and fortified with worm castings.

  • For all indoor and outdoor containers
  • Enhanced with Myco-tone®
  • Fortified with worm castings

Espoma Organic Orchid Mix is a blend of chunky western fir bark, perlite and charcoal to provide the ideal growing environment for orchids.

  • Improves drainage and aeration
  • Promotes growth and blooming
  • For orchids and other epiphytes

Espoma Organic Cactus Potting Soil Mix is a rich, premium blend of sphagnum peat humus, peat moss, sand and perlite that has been enriched with Myco-tone®.

  • All natural potting soil mix for cactus, palm, and citrus.
  • Provides optimum aeration and drainage
  • Reduces drought stress
  • Promotes root growth

Espoma Organic African Violet Mix is a rich, premium blend of sphagnum peat moss, peat humus and perlite. All natural premium soil mix for African Violets.

  • Improves aeration and moisture retention
  • For African violets and other house plants
  • Promotes root growth

Planning for Spring 2017:

Don’t forget to take advantage of current programs to be sure you’re in stock for spring 2017. Contact the Espoma Company to learn about our most profitable drop ship programs available through Arett Sales. Also, the Arett Sales warehouse early order program is open now – look for program E60S1 to order today. Be sure to see all the product categories Espoma Organic can offer:

  • Organic Plant Foods – the ‘tones.’
  • New Easy Dose Liquids
  • Espoma Organic Potting Mixes
  • Espoma Organic Lawn Foods
  • Earth-tone Pesticides
  • Organic supplements and plant foods

Final thought:

Soon there will be new hires that will need training and old hands that might need a refresher on organic gardening products. Be sure to sign up and complete the Espoma Organic Certified Dealer program to train staff. This innovative program is available 24/7 at espomadealer.com to keep associates current on how and why Espoma Organic products can help customers be successful in all of their gardening projects.

Plan now for a profitable spring selling season!

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Meeting The Demand For Harsh-Ingredient-Free Lawn & Gardening Products

As consumers increasingly shun chemicals and embrace natural products, the demand for harsh ingredient-free fertilizers and plant food products continues to grow. Companies, like Purely Organic Products, LLC are meeting the need for effective lawn and gardening products. With no harsh ingredients, no biosolids and no manure, Purely Organic Products, LLC line of fertilizers, plant food products and yard sprays, provides consumers with a much-needed, convenient, family-friendly alternative.

The company has devoted over 10 years to formulating plant-based products that work.

For years, professional sports stadiums and municipalities have been utilizing Purely Organic Products, LLC fertilizers to keep their fields green and pristine. And growers have been utilizing the plant management products to boost their crop yields, without using harsh ingredients.

With the 2013 launch of Purely Organic Products, LLC consumer products line, homeowners can now take advantage of the same proven, harsh-ingredient-free products that professional sports stadiums and agricultural growers have been relying on for years.

All of Purely Organic Products, LLC lawn and gardening products are based on their mission of, “caring for your yard while keeping children, pets and the environment in mind.”

According to market research company, Packaged Facts, sales of natural and organic lawn and garden supplies reached $475 million in 2014, growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.4% since 2010.

“The majority of sales come from fertilizers and growth media products, with faster growth coming from pesticides, especially those related to edible gardening,” says David Sprinkle, research director at Packaged Facts. “Natural and organic product sales growth is being partly driven by increased interest in edible gardening particularly by younger consumers who are most concerned over the health and safety of chemical products.”

Proven Plant Food Products for Growing Edible Gardens Without Harsh Ingredients
From growing tomatoes and vegetables to feeding plants, flowers and culinary herb gardens, Purely Organic Products, LLC line of plant food products meet a wide-range of gardening needs. All of the products are designed for both indoor and outdoor use and enable consumers to nourish their flowers and plants without turning to harsh ingredients. Tomato & Vegetable Plant Food 8-8-8 and Fish Packs are ideal for feeding produce gardens. Purely Herb is designed for feeding culinary herb gardens and Solo Packs All-Purpose Plant Food is perfect for nourishing plants and flowers. And both Fish Packs and Solo Packs boast dissolvable packs, for pre-measured, mess-free feeding.

Lawn Care Products that Promote a Lush, Green Lawn
Achieving a lush, green lawn without utilizing synthetic fertilizers is finally a reality thanks to Purely Organic Products, LLC line of plant-based lawn care products. With Lawn Food and Liquid Lawn Food, the company’s plant-based granular and liquid fertilizers and Turf Restore, their lawn repair product, homeowners can achieve an enviable, green lawn. And with no restrictions on re-entry time, children and pets are free to play on the lawn immediately after application.

Pure Defense- For Warding Off the Most Common Pests and Weeds
Weeds and crabgrass can wreak havoc on a lush lawn; and ticks, mosquitoes and grubs can put a damper on backyard fun. Purely Organic Products, LLC Pure Defense product line allows consumers to combat these common culprits without utilizing harsh ingredients. The Pure Defense product line includes 4 proven products- Tick & Mosquito Guard, Grub Shield, Crabgrass Barrier and Weed Shield– all of which are made from effective, botanical oil blends and contain no harsh ingredients.

Whether consumers are interested in growing an edible garden without relying on synthetic plant food products, or they are caring for their lawns, and combating pests and weeds, Purely Organic Products, LLC lawn and gardening sought-after products are meeting the growing demand for harsh ingredient-free alternatives that work.

Order now using program number: P96S1

Michigan Peat Products come from a company-owned bog located in the thumb of Michigan.

Arett Outlook March 2016

Michigan Peat harvests, packages, double wraps, and caps all pallets they ship. In short, they control the entire process until the finished product is unloaded by their customer; be it on a direct shipment from them or out of the Arett warehouse.

All BACCTO products start with Naturally Natural Organic Peat. This brings an unparalleled consistency to all Michigan Peat products regardless of when they are ordered and delivered. Top quality products are assured time and time again.

Consistency is important not only if you are ordering grower products; but also in your retail operation as well. You don’t want your customers upset with you and your company due to poor or inconsistent product. Michigan Peat’s goal is to keep your customers happy so they keep coming back to your store time and time again – year after year.

Just as important is the fact that BACCTO PRODUCTS ARE NOT SOLD TO MASS MERCHANT or BIG BOX STORES. All this translates into profitability for you. No looking over your shoulder at the current prices in Lowe’s, Home Depot, or Wal-Mart when you sell BACCTO.

BACCTO growing media features a natural water-holding capacity, so there is no need for added chemicals to insure that the soil stays moist for optimum plant growth and development.

  1. BACCTO products are supported with co-op advertising. These funds may be utilized in a variety of ways:
    1. Direct mail e-blasts
    2. Direct mail postcards
    3. Conventional newspaper ads
    4. Radio and television
    5. Ask if you have special needs
  2. Baccto.com features a dealer locator so your customers can find you quickly – and there is no charge to be listed.
  3. Store support, including features banners, pallet stands, and product inserts, are available to dealers – again, there is no charge for these items.
  4. Key BACCTO products are featured in direct mail consumer rebates. Increase your profits and sales at the same time.
  5. BACCTO products offer eye-catching packaging to stop the consumer.
  6. BACCTO offers a complete line of OMRI-listed products to meet your customer’s demands in the every growing organic category.
  7. BACCTO offers employee training; both in product knowledge and more importantly “how to” sell more products.
  8. BACCTO BUCKS for COLLEGE is a $1,000 scholarship available to all BACCTO customers and their employees (also their families).

FEATURED ARETT WAREHOUSE PRODUCTS:

  • The Cow – Compost and Manure – An OMRI-listed product that allows for top dressing gardens and lawns. You can plant directly into the no-odor product without fear of burning the plants.
  • VEGGIE Mix – An OMRI-listed product that is rich in nitrogen due to the addition of turkey litter. Veggies grow and develop best in a nitrogen rich soil. Top dress gardens or plant directly into the odor free product.
  • BACCTO LITE – The ideal lightweight soil for both indoor and outdoor planting. The natural water-holding capacity makes the soil ideal for hanging plants. The “lighter weight” product allows for easier handling.

AVAILABLE BY DROP SHIP IN YOUR LOCAL AREA.
FOR COMPLETE INFORMATION ON ALL BACCTO PRODUCTS AND PROGRAMS, CONTACT YOUR ARETT SALES REP.