July 7, 2017
New Tools for Your Crop Protection Arsenal in the Greenhouse
Over the past few months, crop protection companies have developed several new products designed to help you manage a wide range of insect and disease pests. Here’s a look at some of them.
July 7, 2017
Metrolina Builds, Decorates Greenhouse for Young Cancer Patient
When Michael VanWingerden and his wife Courtney heard through their work with the Make-A-Wish foundation that 11-year-old Jason wanted a greenhouse to grow vegetables in, they knew Metrolina Greenhouses could help.
July 5, 2017
Tips From a Top 100 Grower for Effective Thrips Control
A combination of conventional materials and biologicals can help provide season-long management of thrips in hanging baskets.
July 2, 2017
PlantHaven Wins Medal of Excellence Award for Marketing
After 20 years of making the world a more vibrant, colorful place, PlantHaven wins Greenhouse Grower’s Medal of Excellence Award for Marketing for its groundbreaking ability to connect breeders, growers, and consumers through personable advertising campaigns.
June 30, 2017
Kelly Norris Dishes on New Plants, Going to Seed, and Bootleg Petunias
From woody perennials to genetically modified petunias, Kelly Norris gives his take on what turned out to be a busy spring.
June 29, 2017
Aron Hoff is a Finalist for the 2017 Head Grower of the Year Award
Winner of the Excellence in Leadership Award, Aron Hoff says being a good leader means listening to your team, leading by example, and honing your own skills.
June 27, 2017
Steve Garvey is a Finalist for the 2017 Head Grower of the Year Award
Winner of the Excellence in Quality Award, Steve Garvey has become relentless in looking for the next new thing to improve quality in every aspect of production, from growing to shipping to marketing.
June 25, 2017
Consumers Revel in Gardening at Metrolina Greenhouses’ Dig & Swig Events
Metrolina wanted to promote plants, gardening, and creating a sense of community, so it decided to host Dig & Swig events at a local brewery.
June 20, 2017
Dümmen Orange Enters Calla Market With Acquisition of Golden State Bulb Growers Portfolio
Golden State will continue to supply the market through September 2018, at which time Dümmen Orange will assume supply and delivery of much of Golden State’s product line.
June 19, 2017
IGC Show Features Talks on How to Cash in on the Buy Local Trend, Managing High-Stress Situations, and More
This year’s event, which takes place Aug. 15-17 in Chicago, also includes a free workshop on what you might do when starting your business over from scratch.
June 16, 2017
Five Guidelines to Investing in Software for Your Greenhouse
Any software improvement you make should make sense for your team and be worth the investment.