March 12, 2014

2013 Poinsettia Cultivar Evaluation From The Ohio State University And AmericanHort

The Ohio State University and AmericanHort collaborates on a poinsettia rating project that aims to inform growers about the differences between consumer and grower preferences on new poinsettia cultivars.

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February 26, 2014

Dümmen Reports Incidences Of TMV In Red Fox Petunia Cuttings From El Salvador Operation

Growers who have received Red Fox brand petunia cuttings from the Dümmen Group’s Las Mercedes, El Salvador stock plant facility should inspect unrooted petunia cuttings and plants for any symptoms of tobacco mosaic virus (TMV).

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Cultivate 14 AmericanHort Short Course

February 19, 2014

AmericanHort Changes Name Of OFA Short Course To Cultivate’14

AmericanHort has changed the name of OFA Short Course, the annual Columbus, Ohio, horticulture trade show, to Cultivate'14.

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February 18, 2014

40 New Perennials For You To Grow

From colorful and long-lasting blooms to plants that are low maintenance and drought tolerant, these new perennials have a lot to offer your customers.

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Cold damage to ipomoea

February 11, 2014

Chilling Injury On Cuttings: What To Look For

During this young plant production season when many growers receive unrooted cuttings, liners and plugs for spring production. Cuttings shippers are delaying deliveries because the tender cuttings cannot withstand the frigid temperatures.

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February 4, 2014

Costa Farms’ Season Premier Trials Shows Off Cool New Plants, Products And Ideas

Check out the highlights of Costa Farms 2014 Season Premier Trials, including new varieties for 2015 and new marketing concepts.

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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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Dave and Wyona Babikow, Emerald Coast Growers

January 13, 2014

Emerald Coast Growers Founders Retire

Emerald Coast Growers founders and longtime industry members Dave and Wyona Babikow have officially retired from the business as of December 2013.

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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 18, 2013

Monsanto And Novozymes Announce Alliance to Provide Sustainable Bioagricultural Solutions

Monsanto is now in the microbials business with the new long-term strategic alliance it announced with Novozymes. The two companies will partner to transform research and commercialization of sustainable microbial products that will provide a new platform of solutions for growers around the world.

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December 6, 2013

Marketing To Generation Z: Young Industry Leaders Share Their Ideas

Generation Z, the age group beyond Generation Y, is said to be kids born between 1995 and 2009. Check out what our young leaders' position on how our industry can appeal to kids now to build interest and awareness in our products.

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