Author Archives: Troy Buechel

About Troy Buechel

Troy Buechel ( is the horticulture specialist- U.S. North East Region for Premier Tech Horticulture.

10 Must-Know Growing Media Facts

There are some common questions or issues growers have concerning their soil. Two experts from Premier Tech Horticulture explain the top ten things you need to know. 1. Use growing media shortly after blending or delivery. Growing media does not go bad, but changes do occur with aged product. Changes include draw-down of certain nutrients

Pre-formulated Growing Media: A Trend To Watch

Developments in growing media may not be as exciting as, say, those in technology, but growing media plays a significant role in crop production. It is an important purchase for greenhouse operators, and as a result of changing market demands, there are some significant trends for growing media that you should know. Here are the