December 7, 2017

For the Record: Differing Opinions Are Healthy

With all of the changes happening in our industry, differing opinions are healthy. Let's open up the dialog and keep it real.

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December 6, 2017

How Mycorrhizae Provide Value at Your Greenhouse or Nursery

Mycorrhizae create a connection between the roots of a plant and the surrounding growing media. This ultimately leads to better crop health through enhanced nutrient and water uptake.

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December 5, 2017

Skagit Horticulture Builds New, Inclusive Business With Six Main Divisions

By merging two large-scale producers, Skagit Gardens and Northwest Horticulture, the new company has realized its strengths through focused divisions that emphasize efficiency and success.

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December 4, 2017

Nine Things You Need to Know About Irrigation Sensors

Knowing the amount of water in your soil can help you better manage irrigation, leading to water savings and a stronger bottom line.

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December 3, 2017

Great Plants for 2018 That Stand Up to Heat and Humidity

In his latest column, Allan Armitage credits trial managers at the University of Georgia, who have come up with an extensive list of plants that continually outperform others throughout the season.

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December 2, 2017

15 Tools That Can Help You Maximize Water Quality and Efficiency in the Greenhouse

New advancements in water management and irrigation are making it easier for you to manage your water use. Here’s a look at some of the latest offerings from leading suppliers, and how you can best incorporate them into your greenhouse.

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December 1, 2017

Kelly Norris On How You Can Sell a New Landscape, With New Plants Included

In his latest column, Kelly Norris says programs like Plant Select deliberately set out to change the market demand for a different palette of plants. Their success should serve as an example for how to authentically connect the gardening experience of a particular region with the supply chain.

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November 30, 2017

How the New Worker Protection Standard Rules Will Affect You

Keep your employees safe by keeping current with the new Worker Protection Standards for 2018. Here’s a quick summary of the changes coming your way.

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November 27, 2017

Why It’s Important to Get to Know Consumers at the Ground Level

One way to learn about consumer behavior is to get boots on the ground and engage with them.

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November 24, 2017

How RFID Technology Can Help With Plant Cart Tracking

One of the biggest hassles in the greenhouse is keeping track of all those shipping carts. Improved RFID technology for cart tracking may be one solution to help keep profit losses due to lost or damaged carts at a minimum.

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November 23, 2017

Climate Screens Offer Both Form and Functional Benefits

Svensson’s new line of Deco Harmony screens is designed to create better growing conditions for plants on display at retail, while enhancing the customer experience.

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November 22, 2017

Growers Showing Renewed Interest in Specialty Cut Flowers

At the brink of its 30th anniversary, the Association of Specialty Cut Flower Growers is connecting a diverse and growing group of members dedicated to producing and marketing cut flowers.

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