September 2, 2014

Svensson Film Raises Awareness of Global Production Challenges

Anders Ludvigson, Svensson’s executive vice president, is on a mission to raise awareness of the challenge growers have producing more food using fewer resources. To start, he set out with a film crew to explore some of the climates where commercial greenhouse growers use the company’s products.

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September 2, 2014

Six Lessons Learned From LeBron’s Decision 2.0

Die-hard Cavaliers fan and Cleveland native Bill Calkins explains how the headline-making decision LeBron James’ made to leave the Miami Heat and play in his hometown relates to your business.

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September 2, 2014

12 Reasons To Mix It Up With Combos [Slideshow]

Container gardens have never looked so good. There are plenty of new combos to choose from for 2014. Here are some of the newest introductions.

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August 29, 2014

The Power Of One — Multiplied: What Do You Bring To The Greenhouse Industry? [Opinion]

You make a difference, especially when your unique skill set is added to the efforts of others in the greenhouse industry.

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August 29, 2014

The State Of The 2014 Young Plant Market

North American young plant growers are having a good year so far. Here is how 2014 is playing out for them in trends and statistics.

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August 27, 2014

New Gardening App GrowIt Connects Community Of Gardeners In Local Areas

Thanks to Ball Horticultural Co.’s Mason Day and Seth Reed, gardeners can now share photos of their plants, interact with other growers and learn about what grows best in their area with the duos new app, GrowIt!

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August 27, 2014

2014 Head Grower Of The Year Ivan Tchakarov: An Enthusiastic Leader

Greenhouse Grower’s 2014 Grower of the Year Ivan Tchakarov accepts challenges, embraces the latest technology and leads his team with a positive attitude.

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August 27, 2014

Henry Mast Greenhouses/Masterpiece Flower Company Builds Partnerships That Stand The Test Of Time

Greenhouse Grower’s 2014 Operation of the Year builds long-standing, mutually beneficial customer relationships that last.

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August 22, 2014

The Plant Season Is Over — What I Have Seen

Annuals, perennials, shrubs, even trees, assailed us all season. We started out viewing new plants in April at the California Spring Trials and watched these newbies and their older siblings in trials, gardens and field days. Here are some thoughts on the four crops that keep filling my radar screen almost everywhere I go.

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August 22, 2014

Keeping Streptocarpus Vegetative Using Ethephon

Ethephon sprays are useful tools to delay the flowering of Ladyslippers streptocarpus without negatively impacting plant size or marketability.

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August 22, 2014

Shake Up Combos With Perennials And Flowering Potted Plants

Container gardens score a brand-new look with new options that include perennials, flowering potted plants and more.

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