February 20, 2018
Thrips Causing Headaches? New Research Shows Bio-based IPM Offers the Best Control
Dr. Rose Buitenhuis will present practical knowledge for growers to implement immediately during Biocontrols West Conference in San Diego, March 7-9.
February 15, 2018
Boxwood Blight, Seed Your Future Among Topics Receiving HRI Research Funding in 2018
The Horticultural Research Institute recently announced the 10 research projects that will receive funding in 2018 to investigate challenges and solutions in production, pest management, environmental stewardship, and business and marketing.
February 11, 2018
Bayer Has New Turf and Ornamentals Global Market Manager
Jose Milan will be focused on helping growers deal with regulatory issues, while promoting the environmental benefits the ornamentals industry offers.
February 2, 2018
Registration Now Open for AmericanHort’s 2018 Plug & Cutting Conference
This year’s conference will take place Sept. 17-19 in Charlotte, NC, and features educational sessions, a tour, and a hands-on workshop.
January 24, 2018
Engage Agro Now Doing Business as Belchim Crop Protection
For more than 30 years, Belchim has been providing agricultural customers internationally, including greenhouse growers, with more than 100 well-known products.
January 19, 2018
8 Opportunities to Help You Prepare for the Spring Growing Season
Three New England universities are collaborating on a weekly webinar program covering topics such as pest management, making the most of growing media, and more.
January 12, 2018
How pH and EC Monitoring Can Help You Manage Nutrition in the Greenhouse
In part two of this five-part series about the tools you need to keep track of your greenhouse environment, learn about the various methods for tracking pH and EC.
January 11, 2018
Plan Ahead for Spring Season in the Greenhouse by Following These Five Tips
In a recent report on the Michigan State University Extension website, Floriculture Educator Jeremy Jubenville presents a short list of ideas that can help growers nip predictable problems in the bud, so they have more time to focus on any new situations that arise.
January 11, 2018
Dümmen Orange, Koppert Partner on Launch of New IPM System
Dümmen Orange plans to incorporate Koppert Biological System’s beneficial insects into its pot chrysanthemum cuttings program, with the end goal being minimal use of chemicals further down the chain.
January 7, 2018
How Direct-Stick Meters Can Help Take the Guesswork Out of Soil pH
Monitoring your soil pH is critical to maintaining the health of your greenhouse crops. Try these tips for managing pH, as well as accurately testing your soil with direct-stick soil pH meters.
December 25, 2017
New Fungicide Helps Control Mildews and Rot in Ornamentals
Greenspire Global, Inc. has developed Procidic, a bactericide and fungicide that provides effective disease control without synthetics.
December 21, 2017
Dümmen Orange Confirms Presence of Xanthomonas in Begonia Stock
In a December 16 letter to its customers, Dümmen Orange said it had encountered an issue in its El Salvador-based Las Mercedes production facility, where bacterial leaf spot had been confirmed in begonia production.
December 21, 2017
Plantpeddler Provides Guidelines for Xanthomonas Bacterial Leaf Spot in Begonias
A leading producer of Begonia young plant liners and finished plants, Cresco, IA-based Plantpeddler has issued the following informational guidelines on Bacterial Leaf Spot in Begonias.