Allan Armitage Citizenship

June 26, 2017

Allan Armitage Describes His Path to Citizenship

In between offering his take on new varieties and gardening trends, Allan Armitage and his wife Susan recently became proud citizens of the U.S.

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Ushio Sakazaki feature

June 22, 2017

Japanese Breeder Ushio Sakazaki Wins Medal of Excellence Award for Industry Achievement

From Supertunias to Superbells, this innovative Japanese breeder has used wild genetics to create game-changing plants that help consumers reconnect with the beauty of nature.

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May 31, 2017

Customers Come First at Prides Corner Farms

This people-focused grower serves a diverse set of customers, successfully giving each one individual attention without sacrificing efficiency.

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Tyler Beasley and Allan Armitage

May 25, 2017

Allan Armitage: Two Great Examples of Young People Moving the Industry Forward

In his latest column, Allan Armitage says perhaps we should, as an industry, extend our hands to our youngest members. We might be pleasantly surprised what happens.

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Petunia F1 African Sunset from American Takii

May 22, 2017

Genetically Modified Petunia Update: Question and Answer with AmericanHort’s Craig Regelbrugge

AmericanHort’s key role interfacing with the USDA on the recall of genetically modified petunias has helped the horticulture industry rapidly address the problem. Senior Vice President Craig Regelbrugge talks about recent updates, the impact on the industry, and where it goes from here.

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2016 Top 100 Growers List

May 8, 2017

2017 Greenhouse Grower Top 100 Growers: The Complete List, and More

Growth signifies a healthy industry, and indeed, several of Greenhouse Grower’s Top 100 Growers expanded their operations significantly between 2016 and 2017.

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May 4, 2017

Bayer Altus Update: Neonic Insect Control Alternative Now Available

Altus, a butenolide class insecticide with the active ingredient flupyradifurone, will be available beginning May 1, and is labeled for greenhouse and nursery use on ornamental plants, vegetable transplants, and indoor vegetable production.

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Farmers Roundtable for Web

May 2, 2017

Willoway Nurseries’ Tom Demaline Participates in President Trump’s Farmers Roundtable

Joining other members of the agriculture community, Demaline provided insights on the importance of a reliable guest worker program and offered the greenhouse industry as a resource for the new administration.

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Lighting Book Light Management in Controlled Environments

April 24, 2017

“Light Management in Controlled Environments” Now Available on Amazon

An expanded update to “Lighting Up Profits,” this new lighting book unlocks the secrets of managing light to enhance greenhouse crop production.

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Hydroponics Michigan State Web

April 13, 2017

Research Team Seeking Feedback From Hydroponic Growers

Are you a hydroponic grower of food crops? If so, Michigan State University and Iowa State University researchers are looking for your input.

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April 6, 2017

Dr. Allan Armitage’s Top Picks From Ball and GroLink At California Spring Trials 2017

Here are Dr. Allan Armitage’s five variety picks, plus one display, from on Day 5 of CAST 2017.

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Baby Greens at Lef Farms feature

April 3, 2017

How lēf Farms is Leaping Into the Leafy Greens Market

Recognizing a unique opportunity, Pleasant View Gardens partnered with a leafy greens expert to develop a cutting-edge operation focused on producing the freshest baby greens and salad mixes.

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