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.
The Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens in Columbus, Ohio, is in its third year of annuals, perennials and vegetables trials. It is also host to the All-America Selections vegetable and annuals display gardens. Take a look at some of the varieties being put to the test.
Pleasant View Gardens, Loudon, N.H., upgrades for better efficiency and expands its range of greenhouses.
ScottsMiracle-Gro announced last week that the company’s indirect subsidiary, Scotts Canada Ltd., has acquired Fafard and Brothers Ltd., a producer of high-quality peat moss and high-performance growing media products
Gotham Greens announced October 7 that it has partnered with Method Products, an eco-friendly cleaning product company – to build what they are calling the “world’s largest rooftop farm” at Method’s new manufacturing plant in the Pullman neighborhood, on Chicago’s south side.
After five months of voting, the 2014 American Garden Award Winners have been announced. Check out the top three winners, chosen by the general public through online voting, in-garden votes and text votes.
Long bloom times and multi-season interest are just two of the reasons you won’t want to miss out on growing these 17 varieties next year.
These new tag and label products offer durable materials that can stand up to harsh weather, and offer customization options from online ordering to self-printing.
Watering is elemental to healthy plants, but one of the hardest concepts for new employees to master in the greenhouse. Recommend these tips to start them off right.
Driver shortages and increased shipping costs plagued some growers in spring 2014, possibly due to new hours-of-service regulations that have caused upheaval in the trucking industry.