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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.