December 29, 2014
The Greenhouse Grower List Of 15 Apps For 2015 [Slideshow]
Here’s a list of 15 apps for greenhouse growers that might be worth a download in 2015, and a couple thrown in just for fun.
December 9, 2014
New Study Finds Neonicotinoids Are Top-Rated Products For Controlling Pests On Ornamentals
According to results of a survey by AgInfomatics, professionals in the turf and ornamental industries fear the loss of neonicotinoid products would reduce the quality of their plants and services, increase costs and negatively impact their ability to manage pest resistance.
November 11, 2014
2015 Grower Of The Year Awards Nominations Now Open
The Grower of the Year program encompasses two distinct awards: Operation Of The Year and Head Grower Of The Year. Tell us about an operation or head grower you believe we should consider today.
November 5, 2014
Election 2014: Results Of Marijuana Ballot Measures
Find out what voters decided in Florida on its pending medical marijuana ballot measure, and in Alaska, Oregon and Washington, D.C., on full recreational use.
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
Plants, Gardens Of The Future Will Be Radically Different, Grueber Says
Over the next 20 to 30 years, Garry Grueber of Cultivaris and Global Breadfruit says the horticulture industry will need to address such issues as population growth, feeding a hungry world, less availability of water and land resources, rampant climate change and increased focus on the environment and sustainability.
October 14, 2014
Bell Nursery Acquires Additional 250 Acres in Virginia and North Carolina
Bell Nursery has acquired two new growing operations in North Carolina and Virginia. Bentwood Farms and Blue Ridge Growers will add more than 250 acres of greenhouse and field production space.
October 1, 2014
Election Day 2014: Is Medical Marijuana Legislation On The Ballot In Your State?
In 2014, there are three states with pending legislation to legalize medical marijuana, and national legislation is pending for pro-medical (non-legalizing) marijuana. Learn more about state and national bills here.
September 23, 2014
Industry Update: RISE Comments On Seattle Citywide Ban Of Neonicotinoids
Seattle City Council voted last week to pass a ban on the purchase and use of neonicotinoids on city property. Responsible Industry For a Sound Environment (RISE) provides insight on the ban.
September 16, 2014
Top Cuttings Producers Reveal Offshore Production Is Expanding
Cuttings producers worldwide are committed to sustainability and producing clean, high-quality young plants.