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Vic & Margaret Ball Host Employers

The following list represents current and past Vic & Margaret Ball host employers.   If you would like to join this list and become a host for AFE’s Vic & Margaret Ball Interns, please contact AFE.

Special thanks to the following organizations who have hosted AFE interns.
  • Agri-Starts (FL)
  • Aldershot of New Mexico (NM)
  • Alex R. Masson Wholesale Growers (KS)
  • Altman Plants (CO)*housing available for interns
  • Andy Mast Greenhouses (MI)
  • Aris Horticulture (OH)
  • Ashcombe Farm and Greenhouses (PA)
  • Bachman’s Inc. (MN)
  • Bartlett’s Ocean View Farm, Inc. (MA)
  • Battlefield Farms Inc. (VA)
  • Bear Creek Farms (OK)
  • Bell Nursery(MD, NC, VA, OH locations)*on-site housing at Burtonsville, MD location available for summer/fall internships
  • Bluebird Nursery, Inc. (NE)
  • Bob’s Market and Greenhouses, Inc. (WV)
  • Clesen Midwest, Inc (IL)
  • ColorPrint (IL, KY)
  • Davis Floral Company (GA)
  • D.S. Cole Growers (NH)
  • Dripping Springs Garden (AR)
  • EuroAmerican Propagators (CA)
  • Farmers’ West (CA)
  • Four Star Greenhouse, Inc. (MI)
  • Frisby Greenhouses (OK)
  • G&B Orchid Lab & Nursery (CA)
  • Glover Perennials (NY)*Housing available
  • Grandiflora (FL)
  • Green Circle Growers (OH)
  • Hart’s Nursery (PA)
  • Heartland Growers (IN)
  • Homestead Gardens (MD)
  • Homewood Nursery (NC)
  • Frank Schmidt & Sons (OR)
  • Kerry’s Bromeliad Nursery (FL)
  • Kitayama Brothers (CA)
  • Knox Nursery (FL)
  • Longwood Gardens (PA)
  • Marty Johnson Garden Center (KS)
  • Metrolina Greenhouses (NC)
  • Michael’s Nursery (FL)
  • Mid-American Growers (IL)
  • Molbak’s Garden + Home (WA)
  • Moss Greenhouses (ID)
  • Natchez Trace Greenhouses (MS)
  • Neal Mast & Son Greenhouse (MI) (housing available for interns)
  • North Creek Nurseries (PA)
  • Oglevee, Ltd. (CA)
  • Olive Hill Greenhouses (CA)
  • Oregon Flowers (OR)
  • Pacific Plug & Liner (CA)
  • Paul Ecke Ranch (CA)
  • Peace Tree Farm (PA)
  • Pikes Peak Greenhouse (LA, TX)
  • Plant Delights Nursery, Inc. (NC)
  • Plantpeddler, (IA)(housing available for interns)
  • Pleasant View Gardens (NH)
  • Raker & Sons, Inc. (MI)
  • Roycroft Daylily Nursery (SC)
  • Skagit Horticulture, LLC (WA)
  • Smith Gardens (CA,OR)
  • Spring Meadow Nursery (MI)
  • Stutzman Greenhouse (KS)
  • Sunny Meadows Flower Farm (OH)
  • Sun Valley Floral Farms (CA)(housing available for interns)
  • Sunbelt Greenhouses (GA & MI)
  • Swift Greenhouses (IA)
  • Syngenta Flowers (US & Europe)
  • Tagawa Greenhouses (CO)(housing available for interns)
  • Timbuk II Plant Company (OH)
  • Twixwood Nursery (MI)
  • Van Wingerden International (NC)
  • Veldkamp Greenhouses (CO)
  • Walter Knoll Florist (MO)
  • Walter’s Gardens, Inc. (MI)
  • Welby Gardens (CO)
  • Wenke Greenhouses (MI)
  • White Flower Farm (CT)
  • White’s Nursery, Greenhouse, & Garden Center (VA)
  • Wollam Gardens (VA)

If you’d like to become a host, contact AFE!