On Monday, May 4th, the U.S. Senate unanimously passed a resolution noting the important impact the cut flower industry, like Alaska peonies, has on our economy and recommends the White House showcase American Grown flowers. This resolution was co-sponsored by Senator Lisa Murkowski and an issue Rita Jo Shoultz, president of the Kenai Peninsula Chapter, […]
Our executive director Amy Seitz and Bethal Farmer Tim Meyers were recently interviewed by NPR. Click here for the story.
Congratulations to our very own Rita Jo Shoultz, owner of @AlaskaPerfectPeony for her recent award from the Alaska Peony Growers’ Association, “In Recognition of Your Outstanding Contribution to the Alaska Peony Cut Flower Industry.” Rita Jo says, “It’s pretty overwhelming for me to look out over the room and remember when Dr. Pat Holloway and […]
Senator Lisa Murkowski recently sent a letter to President Obama at the request of Alaska’s peony growers and the American Cut Flower Association. It asks the President to support the American cut flower industry (and Alaska’s peonies!) by making it a White House policy to use only American flowers at the White House. It’s […]