« Continue Browsing

Article Preview

Avon, S.D., wholesale greenhouse firm had its start as small flower shop

Published 04/28/2011, The Daily Republic

AVON — A small flower shop that started in the 1950s has bloomed into a large wholesale greenhouse serving several retailers throughout South Dakota and into Nebraska, Minnesota and Iowa.
Lyle Mensch and his son, Korey, run the family business, which Lyle’s mother, Ada, started in 1957. As Lyle grew, he started building greenhouses to raise a few bedding plants in the spring. As the business grew, it morphed from a greenhouse operation and flower shop into Mensch Greenhouse Inc.

Word count: 1020

Log In

The full article is available to newspaper subscribers. If you are a subscriber please log in to continue reading.

E-mail:
Password:
 

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Click here to set one up. You will need your subscription account number and phone number.

Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Reset Your Password

Please enter your full e-mail address. We will e-mail you a temporary password.
E-mail: