The Horticultural Research Institute funds research that specifically deals with green industry-related issues. HRI-supported projects focus on significant problems, regulatory issues, and emerging opportunities in the nursery, greenhouse, retail, and landscape industry. HRI research focuses on the propagation, production, distribution, marketing, and sale of plant material. Grants are typically between $5,000 and $35,000.
Applications for FY 2020 will be accepted through June 1, 2019.