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05/23/17Blossom Smart Watering Controllers Integrate with Google Home
Works with the Google Assistant on Google Home to Bring Voice-Controlled Capabilities to the Connected Yard IRVINE, Calif., May 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Starting today, the Blossom Smart Watering Controller works with the Google Assistant on Google Home, bringing the benefits of voice control to the smart yard. The Google Assistant is already available on more than 100M devices, and can be activated on Blossom devices by asking your Assistant on Google Home to “Talk to Blossom.” Featur... 
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05/12/17New Bedford Creates Historical Teaching Garden With Support From Gro1000 Garden And Greenspace Program
City leaders revitalize public greenspace designed to teach residents about New Bedford’s history with support from The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation and The U.S. Conference of Mayors New Bedford, Massachusetts (May 12, 2017) – The City of New Bedford received a grant to fund the development of The Abolition Row Park Project, a community greenspace designed to revitalize vacant property facing the Nathan and Mary Johnson House and the Friends Meeting House, both propertie... 
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04/24/17Frankllin Park Conservatory Announces The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation Children's Garden
Columbus, Ohio— Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens has announced the official name of its new Children’s Garden, The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation Children’s Garden, which is set to open May of 2018! The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation Children’s Garden will focus on art and educational experiences that foster the connection between children and nature. The Conservatory hopes to increase children’s green time while reducing screen time through opportunities for unstructured, o... 
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04/24/17Ishihara Park Learning Garden Offers Urban Community Greenspace with Support from GRO1000 Program
SANTA MONICA, Calif. – The City of Santa Monica received a grant to fund the final stages of revitalization to Ishihara Park, which opened at the end of February. Ishihara is a community greenspace designed to connect area residents to nature in an urban setting. The former parking lot is now a welcoming public greenscape with native plantings, an urban orchard, a learning garden, and passive green areas for residents to gather, exercise and experience nature. The learning garden at the p... 
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03/22/17The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation Announced as Presenting Sponsor of The Everglades Foundation’s George Barley Water Prize
$10 million Barley Water Prize is world’s largest water prize to combat phosphorus pollution; organizations address global freshwater crisis in World Water Day national summit WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., March 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Everglades Foundation today announced The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation as the presenting sponsor of The George Barley Water Prize, the world’s largest water prize offering $10 million to the person or team that develops the most cost-effective technology to ... 
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03/20/17The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation Announces Community Garden Grant Recipients
More Than 100 Projects to Receive Funding Through GRO1000 Grassroots Grants Program MARYSVILLE, Ohio, March 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- To mark the first day of spring and celebrate the start of the community gardening season, The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation today announced more than 100 non-profit organizations nationwide will receive 2017 GRO1000 Grassroots Grants. The organizations awarded will use the funding to improve their communities through the development of public gardens and gr... 
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01/04/17ScottsMiracle-Gro Opens 2017 GRO1000 Grassroots Grants to Engage Youth, Benefit Communities
Program Funds Gardens and Greenspaces in Cities Across the U.S. MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Jan. 04, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company’s charitable foundation announced the opening of the GRO1000 Grassroots Grants award program, inviting non-profit organizations from across the country to apply for funds to improve their communities. The Grassroots Grants program, now in its seventh year, provides support to not-for-profit organizations to better their neighborhoods through... 
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