Latest Varieties Stories
See All Varieties Stories

Van Wilgens Garden Center Customer Appreciation Day

July 26, 2017

Allan Armitage: How Interacting With Your Customers Can Build Positive Energy

Plants are our common denominator, but trust and positive interaction with our customers and each other is truly what keeps us in the plant business.

Read More
Terra Nova Shipping Box

July 20, 2017

Terra Nova Nurseries, Dümmen Orange to Partner on Unrooted Cuttings Production

Terra Nova Nurseries has contracted with Dümmen Orange to produce unrooted cuttings (URCs) from Terra Nova private stock located at Dümmen Orange’s Central America facilities. The URCs will fulfill orders in North America and Europe.

Read More

Latest Production Stories
See All Production Stories

New Growing Media Blends

July 26, 2017

British Researchers Evaluating New Media Blends to Reduce Coir Reliance

Research in the United Kingdom has shown that coir-free growing media has the potential to work as well as coir for strawberry crops, and these research results likely apply to greenhouse production, as well.

Read More
Aphids

July 7, 2017

New Tools for Your Crop Protection Arsenal in the Greenhouse

Over the past few months, crop protection companies have developed several new products designed to help you manage a wide range of insect and disease pests. Here’s a look at some of them.

Read More
Yellow Stick Card for thrips

July 5, 2017

Tips From a Top 100 Grower for Effective Thrips Control

A combination of conventional materials and biologicals can help provide season-long management of thrips in hanging baskets.

Read More

Latest Management Stories
See All Management Stories

Cannabis Structure

July 26, 2017

Greenhouse Cannabis Production Could be a Reality in San Mateo, CA

Lawmakers in San Mateo County have agreed to proceed with allowing commercial greenhouse marijuana growing in unincorporated communities.

Read More
Seed Your Future feature

July 26, 2017

Seed Your Future Aims to Inspire Careers in Plants

Who will be the next generation of horticulturists? The answer lies in helping to change the perception of horticulture and using contemporary new language to tell our stories.

Read More
Workers

July 25, 2017

H-2B Gets Cap Increase – Here’s How it Impacts Horticulture; Plus Thoughts on H-2A

Greenhouse Grower caught up with AmericanHort’s Craig Regelbrugge to find out how changes to the non-agricultural guestworker program impacts us, and what it could mean for changes to H-2A, the agricultural guestworker program.

Read More

Latest Technology Stories
See All Technology Stories

Fluence Bioengineering

July 19, 2017

New Videos Highlight Grower Experiences in Shifting to LED Lighting

Fluence Bioengineering recently produced two videos in which growers in the U.S. and overseas describe why they switched lighting systems.

Read More
Lighting Book Light Management in Controlled Environments

July 11, 2017

Your Chance to Win a Free Copy of “Light Management in Controlled Environments” at Cultivate’17

Each day during Cultivate’17, the Greenhouse Grower/Meister Media Worldwide booth will be giving away one copy of “Light Management in Controlled Environments,” a resource that brings together the latest findings from scientific studies geared toward advancing the science and application of lighting for specialty crop production.

Read More
Visser Autostix

June 17, 2017

Visser, Ball Partner on New Sticking Technology for Cuttings

The new AutoStix system is designed to provide better consistency and uniformity with shipped cuttings, easier and more reliable counting, automatic transplanting, and optional buffering in the peak season.

Read More