October 29, 2014
GreenhouseConnect Draws Top Growers And Suppliers For Premier Networking Event
Greenhouse Grower hosted its first GreenhouseConnect event October 22-25 at Saddlebrook Resort in Tampa, Fla. The event brought together top growers and suppliers for one-on-one meetings and networking, in a focused but relaxed atmosphere.
October 21, 2014
USDA Supports Small Businesses With $18 Million In Grants For Ag Research And Development
The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) awarded more than $18 million in grants to small businesses for high quality, advanced research and development that will lead to technological innovations and solutions for American agriculture. NIFA awarded 100 grants through the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program.
October 14, 2014
Pleasant View Gardens Focuses On Efficiency With Production Expansion, Upgrades
Pleasant View Gardens, Loudon, N.H., upgrades for better efficiency and expands its range of greenhouses.
October 9, 2014
“Clean Up The Affordable Care Act,” Minnesota Grower Troy Lucht Urges Congress
Members of Congress and their staff members from 79 offices packed into the room to listen to Lucht and the two other featured speakers, and learn about the challenges posed by current ACA definitions.
July 28, 2014
California Cut Flower Farmers Help Launch Sustainability Program
This summer, the California Cut Flower Commission released a grower self-assessment sustainability workbook. Next on the commission’s agenda is to roll out a comprehensive sustainability certification program.