Above Photo: (From Left to Right) Sherry Cronin, Executive Director of the Downtown Westfield Corporation, Chris, Sales Representative from Fafard Soil, Edward Williams of Williams Nursery, Doug Fisher, Secretary of Agriculture, and Dave Williams Jr. of Williams Nursery
On June 16 the annual Garden Centers of America Tour made Williams Nursery in Westfield one of their official stops. Owner of the nursery, Dave Williams, is president of the national garden organization. Williams Nursery was one of the 15 gardens chosen to be toured throughout the state. Garden center owners and managers from approximately 100 garden centers from all over the United States came along for the tour.
Also present at the tour was New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture, Doug Fisher. During the ceremony Doug Fisher congratulated Dave Williams on being chosen to represent the state. Dave was then awarded with a keepsake of his time as president of the Garden Centers of America.