Jack, Carl and Jess Schmidt start up a market gardening business at 191 Casimir Avenue
The Next Season
With Jack’s death in 1955, Nellie and Ken take over the business
Greenhouse moves to Hwy 17
Needing more space, in the early ’70s, Ken purchased property on Hwy 17 West of town and started building on the property.
The Third Generation
In the mid 2000s, Ken’s son Kurt and wife Holly take over the operations and continue to today.