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Economic Gardening News

October 8, 2016

Economic Gardening Program Plants The Seeds For Economic Success In Louisiana:



January 9, 2016

Chamber Addresses Economic Gardening:



January 6, 2015

The Companies You Keep - The evolution of economic gardening, and what it means for big business.:



October 11, 2014

Seeds planted for round two of economic gardening program in Butte-Silver Bow County in Montana:



September 11, 2014

New Economic Gardening Program in Western Montana:



August 16, 2014

Round 2: 'Economic gardening' branches out in Butte, Montana:



June 27, 2014

Economic Gardening Is Growing, But What Is It?:



June 25, 2014

Applications open for Fall 2014 Economic Gardening Certification Course:



April 29, 2014

Economic Gardening: A Homegrown Approach to Growth:



April 27, 2014

Economic 'gardening' program nurtures Butte, Montana business owners:



April 14, 2014

Goal of SBDC Advanced is to spread economic gardening opportunities throughout Colorado:



April 14, 2014

Shining the Spotlight on Successful Growth Companies:



October 3, 2013

6 goals for Grand Rapids' $225K economic gardening job:



August 30, 2013

Economic Gardening Goes State-wide in Colorado:



August 27, 2013

Economic Gardening - GrowFL adds to Florida companies' growth rate, employment expansion:



July 30, 2013

Economic gardening in Butte, Montana - Will money grow on trees for local businesses?:



June 5, 2013

'Economic gardening' program available in Silver Bow County, Montana:



May 18, 2013

GrowFlorida Economic Gardening Program Report - November 2009 through May 2013 YTD, including projections through 2015:



May 16, 2013

2013 National Economic Gardening Conference - Nurturing Entrepreneurs, Growing Economies:



May 16, 2013

The Care and Feeding of Small Business:



April 11, 2013

2013 National Economic Gardening Conference Website Update:



February 21, 2013

Butte-Silver Bow, Montana Chief Executive Matt Vincent plants seed for 'economic gardening' program:



February 6, 2013

Welcome to Advance Iowa - Its First Certified Economic Gardening Program:



January 13, 2013

With Strong Community Support, Startups Create More Than Jobs:



January 5, 2013

Legislation to Create a State Economic Gardening Pilot Program is Introduced:



December 26, 2012

Chamber learns about economic gardening, other tools:



December 15, 2012

Economic Gardening: Show Off Your Garden:



December 11, 2012

2013 National Economic Gardening Conference, 6/5-7, Kansas City, Missouri:



December 2, 2012

Focus Entrepreneurship Policy on Scale-Up, Not Start-Up:



November 2, 2012

New Mexico launches pilot project to test the idea of Economic Gardening..:



October 25, 2012

Cultivating Existing Firms in Your Community:



October 9, 2012

Economic Gardening: My Favorite New-to-Me Idea of 2012:



September 21, 2012

NetWork Kansas Expands Economic Gardening Program; Kansas Communities Have New Opportunity to Support Business Growth:



July 31, 2012

Economic gardening - Communities gain jobs by nurturing homegrown companies:



July 25, 2012

Rick Snyder Takes a Venture Capitalist's Approach to Governing Michigan:



June 11, 2012

Harvest time: growing movement in Columbia focuses on entrepreneurial cultivation:



June 2, 2012

MEDC announces 5 new business initiatives to expand 'economic gardening toolkit':



May 23, 2012

GRE effort to assist second-stage companies:



May 16, 2012

The Latest in Economic Development:



May 8, 2012

Is Economic Gardening the Right Approach for Job Growth in Portland?:



April 6, 2012

State seeks expansion of economic gardening program :



April 3, 2012

Don't chase brick and mortar from afar - grow it organically:



April 2, 2012

Update on 2012 FRED Conference:



March 27, 2012

10th Annual! Economic Gardening Gathering, 6/12-13 , Grand Rapids, Michigan:



March 16, 2012

States Re-Examine How They Use Incentives to Attract Business:



March 13, 2012

Advocacy Announces Small Business Data Resources Tool :



March 13, 2012

Economic Gardening/Competitive Intelligence: Growing Your Community From Within, 3/28, Webinar:



March 12, 2012

One of the most important Economic Gardening Strategies: Asset Quilting :



March 10, 2012

New look, new data: YourEconomy.org Economic Gardening website gets major makeover:



March 2, 2012

Economic gardening converts at least two :



February 24, 2012

Tending their gardens - Entrepreneurs create jobs, but that is not their chief virtue:



February 23, 2012

Economic gardening helps nourish five local companies:



February 13, 2012

Growing Jobs in Oregon: Economic Gardening as a Model Worthy of Our Support :



February 11, 2012

Economic Gardening Certification Program for Florida Organizations:



January 15, 2012

UCF's GrowFL Team Hired to Share Economic-Gardening Techniques with other communities and states.:



December 31, 2011

Economic Gardening pilot program fueling Apex Innovations' growth:



November 30, 2011

Which businesses in your community are stressed and which may be ready to grow?:



November 11, 2011

FRED - Focus On Rural EntrePreneurial Development, 5/3-5, Fairfield, Iowa:



November 8, 2011

4 NW Ohio businesses to try 'economic gardening' strategy:



October 24, 2011

Virginia's first Economic Gardening program: Seeds taking root in Hampton Roads :



September 21, 2011

Economic Gardening Network:



September 10, 2011

Economic Gardening - GrowFL Program Summary November 2009 Through September 1, 2011:



September 5, 2011

Economic gardening' grow is now the way to grow:



September 2, 2011

Economic gardening with help from the SBA:



September 2, 2011

Startup support program off to a Quick Start:



August 28, 2011

Economic Gardening Can Make West Virginia Bloom:



August 14, 2011

Insights from the Institute for Exceptional Growth Companies (IEGC):



August 9, 2011

NC Announces Companies To Watch:



June 28, 2011

MN economist calculates big bang for arts bucks:



June 25, 2011

"Companies to Watch" a great success and growing:



June 10, 2011

Governor Snyder's 'economic gardening' translates into billions in lending, seed funding and free legal work for Michigan businesses:



June 3, 2011

Micro-enterprises and Economic Gardening in Iowa:



May 31, 2011

Business growth cuts surprise officials:



May 15, 2011

How To Create a Job:



May 13, 2011

Best practices from mid-size gazelles with winning business models:



May 6, 2011

9th Annual National Economic Gardening Conference to be Held in Orlando - May 19/20:



May 2, 2011

New Ann Arbor SPARK CEO Paul Krutko lays out job creation philosophy:



April 30, 2011

Breaking the "glass ceiling" with economic gardening:



April 23, 2011

5 Secrets to Launching a rural Economic Gardening program and...Can it work?:



April 15, 2011

Enrollment in GrowFL Economic Gardening Program Passes 200 Company Mark:



April 15, 2011

Update on 2011 FRED Conference in May :



April 8, 2011

Economic Gardening Competitive Intelligence Brochure:



March 30, 2011

9th Annual National Economic Gardening Conference, 5/19-20, Orlando, Florida:



March 13, 2011

Update on 2011 FRED Conference and Reasons to Attend - Learn how to increase your innovation IQ:



March 9, 2011

Michigan State leads successful economic gardening program:



February 18, 2011

Bozeman economic development summit: Dan Ripke says 'Grow your own':



February 17, 2011

Economic Gardening - Florida's best recession-fighting strategy may be nurturing the growth of second-stage, job-creating companies.:



February 11, 2011

Micro-enterprises and Economic Gardening in Iowa - BrainBelt Consulting:



February 3, 2011

Cluster Mapping Project...looking for participants.:



January 28, 2011

The Governor and Economic Gardening:



January 27, 2011

FRED 2011 - Focus On Rural Entrepreneurial Development, 5-5/7, Fairfield, Iowa:



January 25, 2011

Economic 'gardeners' seek bumper crop of new Florida jobs:



January 21, 2011

Cementing his 'jobs first' promise, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder emphasizes 'economic gardening':



January 5, 2011

Reflections on the Ideal Economic Gardening Audience:



December 5, 2010

Sowing Seeds:



November 13, 2010

Economic Gardening for Growth:



November 11, 2010

Michigan could benefit from more 'economic gardening,' University of Michigan study finds:



November 4, 2010

Economic Gardening Conference Planting The Seeds For Future Business Growth, 11/17, Claremore, OK :



October 13, 2010

Economic Gardening - Is It Right for Your Community?:



September 15, 2010

Economic Gardening - An Entrepreneurial Approach to Economic Development:



July 27, 2010

Is 'economic gardening' better bet for job creation than business tax incentives?:



July 18, 2010

Professional Development Training In Economic Gardening, 9/24-27, Big Rock Valley, Michigan:



July 2, 2010

2010 Economic Gardening Conference Presentations Available:



June 28, 2010

Economic GardeningTargeted Research Tools Help GrowFL Companies Understand their Market:



June 11, 2010

SBA Issues Request for Information on Entrepreneurial Monitoring and Education:



May 8, 2010

A new tactic for creating jobs in Michigan: 'Economic gardening' instead of 'Economic hunting':



May 4, 2010

The 8th Annual International Economic Gardening Conference, 6/16-18, Bellingham, Washington:



April 21, 2010

Ten Tips for Implementing an Economic Gardening Project:



April 12, 2010

State's "Economic gardening" program deserves time to grow:



March 19, 2010

Success Through Economic Gardening Focus:



February 11, 2010

Economic Gardening Focus Under Consideration in Oregon:



December 9, 2009

How economic gardening nurtures local businesses:



October 7, 2009

The Michigan Experiment: Rust Belt State Strives for a Green Makeover - "Garden, don't hunt":



September 5, 2009

How our economic garden grows:



July 3, 2009

Reflections on the 7th Annual Economic Gardening Conference:



June 2, 2009

50 Colorado companies: Fueling the economic fire - The Edward Lowe Foundation “Companies to Watch” programs:



May 1, 2009

Small Town Sustainability: Prospects for Collaboration in a Global Age:



May 1, 2009

More capacity building needed for regional businesses:



April 24, 2009

2009 Economic Gardening Conference June 17 - 19, 2009, Fort Sisseton State Park, Lake City, South Dakota:



March 12, 2009

There are still a few spots available for the Economic Gardening Boot Camp and the National Rural Entrepreneurial Gathering in Fairfield during the first week in April.:



March 11, 2009

7th National Economic Gardening Conference, 6/17-19, South Dakota:



November 19, 2008

Economic Gardening - How to Grow a Small Business:



August 21, 2008

Economic Gardening at the Lowe Foundation:



July 7, 2008

Time to dig into economic gardening:



June 27, 2008

Economic Gardening Helps Communities Grow Their Own Jobs:



June 24, 2008

Economic Gardening Conference in Steamboat Springs:



June 20, 2008

Focus on Being a Great Town and Everybody Wins:



March 25, 2008

Economic gardening helps businesses grow:



August 13, 2007

Global Economic Gardening: An Alliance for Business and International Education in Rural Nebraska.:



January 11, 2007

The 2007 Economic Gardening Conference, Valdosta, Georgia May 31, June 1-2:



January 11, 2007

"Cherry Tomatoes" Welcomes 16 to Class of 2007...:



January 8, 2007

Economic 'garden' set to sprout?:





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