January 21, 2014

Exclusive: Danziger Is Building A State-Of-The-Art Stock Farm In Guatemala

The breeder is constructing almost nine acres of state-of-the-art greenhouses near Barbarena, Guatemala, to bring its stock farm closer to the U.S. market. The first phase of construction was complete in February 2014.

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January 16, 2014

GGS Structures Inc. Outfitted With Google Glass

GGS plans to first test this device extensively and look for ways that growers can use Google Glass in their day-to-day processes.

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January 6, 2014

Harvest Automation And SBI Software Announce Partnership

The partnership between Harvest Automation and SBI Software will integrate Harvest Automation's HV-100 plant-moving robots with Harvest Knowledge, a new cloud-based data collection system, and SBI Software's inventory and production systems.

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December 30, 2013

MSU Researches Growing Seedlings Under LEDs

In part one of a two-part series, Michigan State University researchers share their findings in germinating seedlings with LED lights.

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December 16, 2013

Bartlett Instrument Company Introduces The Vent Boss Power Supply

Bartlett Instrument Company has introduced its new Vent Boss, a 24VDC power supply designed to control two 5A motors for roll up and down walls.

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December 11, 2013

Dramm Offers Stainless Steel, Corrosion-Free Nozzle For The Autofog

Dramm is now offering a stainless steel nozzle that can be used for all versions of the Autofog chemical applicator.

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Greenhouse Robotics Will Lead To Plant Quality And Yield Improvements

December 3, 2013

Greenhouse Robotics Will Lead To Plant Quality And Yield Improvements

Tools from other industries — processors, cameras and batteries — are driving robotics for moving plants in the greenhouse. But as the technology develops, more complex tasks like trimming or applying chemicals to individual plants as needed could be a reality, says Harvest Automation’s Charles Grinnell.

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Metrolina Greenhouses

December 2, 2013

Greenhouse Glazings FAQ: National Greenhouse Manufacturers Association Offers Advice

The National Greenhouse Manufacturers Association has taken on several common questions about greenhouse glazings in this FAQ.

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Vineland Research and Innovation Centre's prototype packaging system

December 2, 2013

The Future Of Automation: Q&A With John Van de Vegte, Vineland Research And Innovation Centre

Robotics research at Vineland Research and Automation Centre are taking a look forward to the future of robots in the greenhouse.

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Harvest Automation's pot-moving robots

December 2, 2013

The Future Of Automation: Q&A With Harvest Automation’s John Kawola

Take a look at the future of robotics in the greenhouse from the perspective of one of the newest robotics companies to join the market.

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Plantduino greenhouse using Arduino

December 2, 2013

Tomorrow’s Greenhouse Techs Are In School STEM Programs Today

Science, technology, engineering and mathematics programs at the grade-school level are turning out more students familiar with engineering and computer technologies.

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