(L-R): Kevin Ray, Michael Burns and Steve Huml, all of Burns JCB, discuss the lineup of JCB machines.
The Ohio Nursery & Landscape Association (ONLA) held its annual CENTS (Central Environmental Nursery Trade Show) Marketplace trade show and conference at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio, on Jan. 11 to 13.
The event attracts an average attendance of more than 8,000 owner/operators, designers, architects, growers, arborists, retailers and other industry specialists from Ohio and surrounding states.
The educational programs offered during the event feature classes on business management, lawn and turf, irrigation, lighting and electrical, and pest and disease control with many of the technical training sessions providing attendees with continuing education credits. As well as educational workshops and sessions, the event offers an excellent opportunity for industry professionals to network with others and see the latest equipment, supplies and services offered by more than 350 exhibitors located within 216,000 sq. ft. of exhibitor space.
The Ohio Nursery and Landscape Association is a non-profit association serving contractors, arborists, maintenance firms, nursery stock growers and suppliers involved with Ohio's nursery and landscape industry.