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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.

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CoolTerra

January 25, 2018

Innovative Biochar Technology Gains U.S. Patent

Cool Planet, a company that developed and markets Engineered Biocarbon technology products, was recently issued a patent for its Enhanced Biochar, a primary component of Cool Planet’s Engineered Biocarbon technology.

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Belchim Crop Protection

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.

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lucas-greenhouses-plant-roots-growing-mix

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.

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Iron-Chlorosis-in-Hydrangea-feature

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.

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Leaf-Distortion-in-New-Guinea-Impatiens

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.

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Dummen-Orange-Koppert-GreenGuard-Program

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.

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Irrigation-feature

January 8, 2018

How Clean Is Your Greenhouse Irrigation System?

The start of a new year is a good time to double check your irrigation system to make sure your crops receive the best quality water they can for optimal growth.

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Soil-pH feature

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.

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Greenspire-Procidic

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.

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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.

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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.

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