November 27, 2016
How The Sustainability Movement Impacts Growing Media
As consumers continue to focus on sustainability, growers need cost-effective media additives and options that produce high-quality plants, all while conserving precious natural resources and reducing the grower’s carbon footprint.
November 23, 2016
How Greenhouse Technology At North Creek Nurseries Expedites Lean Flow Production
The new structure is the latest step in a lean flow efficiency process designed to help the company cut waste, drive down shrink, and increase profits.
November 23, 2016
Allan Armitage: Relax, There Are More Plant Enthusiasts Than We Think
When times get tough, we would do well to remember that there are people of all types still interested in plants.
November 21, 2016
How Building New Markets Can Reduce Dependency On Your Current Business [Opinion]
Greenhouse Grower Editor Laura Drotleff says a smart and sustainable business goes beyond boundaries to create more demand outside of traditional channels.
November 18, 2016
All-America Selections Announces Its 2017 Slate Of Variety Winners
Brokers, growers, mail order, and seed packet companies can purchase these varieties immediately. Retailers and consumers will find AAS Winners for sale for the 2017 gardening season as supply becomes available throughout the chain of distribution.
November 16, 2016
Sakata Expands Its Access To Patents For Variety Development
Sakata Seed recently joined the Vegetable Licensing Platform, which will help the company create new varieties that address challenges such as disease resistance and bring better quality products to market.
November 15, 2016
Thoughts For Greenhouse Growers To Consider When Automating
With labor getting scarce and minimum wages on the rise, Cole Mangum of Bell Nursery says it’s time to take a closer look at automating your operation.
November 14, 2016
The Missing Gardener: How To Rebuild Our Customer Base
Today's consumers feel they have no control over the outcome of their gardens, so buying plants is a gamble. Here are some ideas of what you can do about that.
November 13, 2016
Colorado State University 2016 Field Trials Results
Check out the 2016 field trial results for Colorado State University in Fort Collins, CO.
November 9, 2016
How Hoffman Nursery Invests In The Future Of The Greenhouse Industry
Hoffman Nursery believes in the future leaders of horticulture, and the operation invests in several programs to cultivate young people in their careers.