|MARYSVILLE, Ohio, July 9, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE: SMG), the world's leading marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, will participate in the Oppenheimer 9th Annual Consumer, Gaming, Lodging & Leisure Conference on July 15th, 2009 in Boston, Massachusetts. Dave Evans, chief financial officer, will discuss current strategies at approximately 11:15 am eastern time.
The presentation will be available via webcast, which can be accessed through the Company's investor relations web site at http://investor.scotts.com. Slides from the presentations will also be available on the Web site.
With nearly $3 billion in worldwide sales and more than 6,000 associates, The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, The Scotts Company LLC, is the world's largest marketer of branded consumer products for lawn and garden care, with products for professional horticulture as well. The Company's brands are the most recognized in the industry. In the U.S., the Company's Scotts, Miracle-Gro, Ortho and Smith & Hawken brands are market-leading in their categories, as is the consumer Roundup brand, which is marketed in North America and most of Europe exclusively by Scotts and owned by Monsanto. In the U.S., we operate Scotts LawnService, the second largest residential lawn care service business. In Europe, the Company's brands include Weedol, Pathclear, Evergreen, Levington, Miracle-Gro, KB, Fertiligene and Substral. For additional information, visit us at www.scotts.com.
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