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Jun 12, 2012, 07:00 ET Scotts Snap Cartridge Spreader System wins prestigious AmeriStar Award and numerous innovation awards at National Hardware Show

Spring was a rewarding season for Scotts Snap Spreader System, as its innovation and design elements were recognized at the 2012 AmeriStar, North...


May 22, 2012, 07:00 ET Get outdoors and get growing!

Passion for gardening, and great weather, has the nation outdoors early. Spring arrived sooner than expected in most regions of the country this...


May 03, 2012, 07:00 ET Introducing Miracle-Gro Expand 'n Gro Organic Planting Mix

Every gardener in Albuquerque, Colorado Springs and Denver knows not all native soils are created equal. This spring, Miracle-Gro leveled the growing ...


May 01, 2012, 07:00 ET Introducing the Ortho Problem Solver App

Now, easily find the right solution to home, lawn and garden pest problems with the new Ortho Problem Solver App. Historically, the Ortho Problem...


Apr 25, 2012, 07:00 ET Miracle-Gro Introduces New Gardening Innovations: It's Never Been Easier to Grow Fresh Vegetables and Herbs With Ultimate Raised Garden Bed, Culinary Herb Garden, and Culinary Herb Kit

Cooks and gardeners alike know that fresh herbs and produce not only look great, but also taste incredible. This spring, Miracle-Gro introduces three ...


Apr 12, 2012, 07:00 ET Introducing NEW Ortho Comfort Wand

Pest control has never been easier and more accurate thanks to the new Ortho Comfort Wand. This innovative design was developed with the consumer in...


Apr 03, 2012, 08:32 ET Miracle-Gro Kids Helps 'gro' Next Generation of Gardeners

Get kids' minds and gardens growing early indoors, and help them see their gardening 'roots'. Introducing, the Miracle-Gro Kids Root Viewer,...


Feb 28, 2012, 07:00 ET Sustainable Benefits of Green Spaces

Grass is so much more than a soft, green carpet beneath feet. The benefits of this plant are as numerous and diverse as the reasons for planting in...


Nov 11, 2011, 09:19 ET ScottsMiracle-Gro Wins Best Hispanic Campaign Award

In its first-ever Hispanic advertising campaign, ScottsMiracle-Gro won the coveted best Hispanic campaign award for TV and Radio at the Association...


Nov 11, 2011, 05:02 ET ScottsMiracle-Gro gana el premio a la Mejor Campaña Hispana

En su primera campaña publicitaria hispana, ScottsMiracle-Gro ganó el codiciado premio a la Mejor Campaña Hispana de TV y Radio en los Premios a la...


Oct 10, 2011, 07:00 ET National Wildlife Federation and ScottsMiracle-Gro Break Ground on Charlotte Natural Play Area

Volunteers from National Wildlife Federation (NWF), ScottsMiracle-Gro and Charlotte Nature Museum convened yesterday to begin transforming outdoor...


Sep 28, 2011, 02:19 ET Chevrolet 'Diamonds and Dreams' a Home Run for Youth Baseball and Local Communities

As Major League Baseball® and millions of fans prepare for the playoffs, Chevrolet and their dealers are preparing to make next season a home run for ...


Sep 15, 2011, 01:15 ET Keeping the Great State of Texas Beautiful

The Lone Star State continues to suffer record high temperatures and the driest weather conditions in a century this summer – all deep in the heart...


Aug 12, 2011, 04:32 ET How Does ScottsMiracle-Gro's Garden Grow?

What happens when the world's leading garden and lawn company answers consumers' questions from behind the camera? Employees demonstrating how easy...


Jun 08, 2011, 03:54 ET Solution for Growing Bed Bug Epidemic: Introducing Ortho® Home Defense MAX® BEDBUG Killer

According to Congress' "Don't Let the Bed Bugs Bite" Act of 2009, bed bug populations have grown by 500 percent in the United States in recent years, ...


May 18, 2011, 12:39 ET Garden for Wildlife: Create a Backyard Habitat

Whether living in an apartment, tending an urban plot or farming multiple acres, gardens attract beautiful wildlife and help restore habitat in...


May 05, 2011, 03:22 ET Miracle-Gro and America's Test Kitchen Partner on Garden Fresh Ideas

From gardens to dinner table, growing delicious fresh vegetables, herbs and fruits is an easy, fun and simple way to tempt families outside, cook up...


Sep 14, 2010, 12:48 ET Fall Best Time to Repair Summer-Ravaged Grass in Northeast

Researchers at Rutgers School of Environmental and Biological Sciences recently recommended repairing grassy areas and lawns before winter to help...


Jun 18, 2010, 11:46 ET Scotts Songbird Selections Donates $50,000 to National Wildlife Federation Oil-Spill Cleanup Efforts

Scotts® Songbird Selections® Brand Wild Bird Food today announced it is donating $50,000 to the National Wildlife Federation's Gulf Oil Spill...


Apr 29, 2010, 06:12 ET Grow Your Own Harvest at Home

The best tasting produce is right out your backdoor. Join the over 41 million American households last year growing their own produce. A few simple...


Apr 13, 2010, 07:00 ET Scotts Turf Builder EZ Seed Grows Grass Virtually Anywhere

Each spring, over half of homeowners trying to grow grass report poor results. Consumer research revealed that the three biggest reasons for lack of...


Mar 30, 2010, 07:00 ET Chicago Cubs and Scotts Bring Wrigley Field to Fans' Backyards

Chicago Cubs fans can have a little piece of Wrigley in their own backyard this spring for the first time ever. The Scotts Company has teamed with...


Mar 30, 2010, 07:00 ET Cincinnati Reds and Scotts Bring Great American Ball Park to Fans' Backyards

Cincinnati Reds fans can have a little piece of Great American Ball Park in their own backyard this spring for the first time ever. The Scotts...


Mar 30, 2010, 07:00 ET Philadelphia Phillies and Scotts Bring Citizens Bank Park to Fans' Backyards

Philadelphia Phillies fans can have a little piece of Citizens Bank Park in their own backyard this spring for the first time ever. The Scotts...


Mar 30, 2010, 07:00 ET Boston Red Sox and Scotts Bring Fenway Park to Fans' Backyards

Boston Red Sox fans can have a little piece of Fenway Park in their own backyard this spring for the first time ever. The Scotts Company has teamed...