Oct. 8, 2008 - Since 1884, Sherman Nursery of Charles City, IA has been a long-time grower in the United States’ horticultural industry, and has been owned by Bailey Nurseries of Newport, MN, operating independently as a wholesale supplier of fine nursery stock. This week, Bailey Nurseries has decided to consolidate various aspects of Sherman’s operations into Bailey Nurseries.
Details to work through
are numerous, and this change will progress through June of 2009.
Production operations will remain in Charles City, IA, and will be
named Bailey Nurseries, Sherman Division.
“For well over a century the employees of Sherman have given their
customers quality plants and superior service, setting the highest
standard for Bailey Nurseries to uphold,” said Terri McEnaney,
president of Bailey Nurseries.
David Fuchs, President of Sherman Nursery adds, “Sherman Nursery
Company has been privileged to be part of such a progressive,
supportive community and industry. We are confident this change will
result in growth opportunities for our nationwide customers. The Bailey
organization has a strong commitment to their employees and customers,
to the quality of their products and to the entire green industry.”