May 2, 2017
Allan Armitage: How Growers Can Be Creative to Take Gardening Convenience to the Next Level
Our industry does a good job of making things convenient for our customers. It’s time to take it a step further.
April 28, 2017
Growers Developing Strategies for Better Plant Growth Regulator Use in Greenhouses
Whether it’s through new liner programs or more consistent grouping of plants, growers continue to find ways to effectively manage their plant growth regulator programs.
April 25, 2017
Kelly Norris: Diversity is the Key to Growing the Ornamental Grass Market
Offering a selection of ornamental grasses that cater to customer needs will keep sales from stagnating.
April 24, 2017
“Light Management in Controlled Environments” Now Available on Amazon
An expanded update to “Lighting Up Profits,” this new lighting book unlocks the secrets of managing light to enhance greenhouse crop production.
April 11, 2017
Begonias, Celosias Among Dr. Allan Armitage’s Favorites From Green Fuse Botanicals and Floranova at California Spring Trials
Check out some of Allan’s top picks from his final day at CAST 2017, which included visits to Green Fuse Botanicals and Floranova.
April 11, 2017
Green Fuse Botanicals’ Rex Begonias and First Looks; Floranova is Back
Here are the highlights from Green Fuse Botanicals and Floranova on the last day of CAST 2017.
April 7, 2017
Tips On How to ID Ambrosia Beetle Damage, And How to Control it
Ambrosia beetles are often overlooked as being a primary cause of plant loss, but research and experience are proving otherwise.
April 3, 2017
Musings of a California Spring Trials Rookie: Second Day Brings Insights on the Value of Marketing
Tyler Beasley, a student at Oregon State University and the winner of the first-ever Dr. Allan Armitage California Spring Trials Scholarship, shares his thoughts on his second day of CAST 2017.
March 31, 2017
How to Choose Greenhouse Vegetables That Will Captivate Your Customers
Here’s what you need to know to be successful in selecting and merchandising greenhouse vegetables for fresh produce.