May 31, 2017
Art VanWingerden on the Importance of Investing in Your Greenhouse Structure
When it comes to reinvesting in structures, Art VanWingerden of Metrolina Greenhouses says it's important maintain the longevity of the building so it will last to the next generation and the generation after that.
June 4, 2017
7 Factors That Can Determine the Cost of Building a New Greenhouse
Want to know the main factors that determine the cost of building a new greenhouse? Phil Bishop of Stuppy has put together an overview of the expenses involved in this type of project.
May 28, 2017
Growers Offer Advice on What to Know Before Your Next Building Project
Two Top 100 Growers discuss their most recent building projects, the challenges they addressed, and what they learned during the process.
April 19, 2017
Suppliers Can Offer Technical Solutions for New Cannabis Growers
Here’s a look at how a few manufacturers have partnered with growers to make their transition into cannabis a smooth one, whether it’s through hands-on guidance or partnering with other industry leaders.
March 24, 2017
New Greenhouse Structure Models Emphasize Crop Protection, Energy Efficiency
Manufacturers of new structure models say they are responding to grower concerns with designs that focus on ventilation, maximizing your space, and incorporating a wide range of crops. Here’s a look at some of their latest offerings.
March 15, 2017
How Tech Suppliers Are Helping Growers Find Solutions
Greenhouse structures and components manufacturers highlight some of their most recent projects.
February 15, 2017
New Greenhouse Cooling System in Development for Hot-Climate Regions
Researchers at McGill University in Quebec have developed an alternative evaporative cooling solution for greenhouses in warm climates, and are now seeking commercial partners.
January 18, 2017
Looking at Glass or Polyethylene for Your New Structure? There’s Also a Third Option
Ethylene Tetrafluoroethylene, also known as EFTE, is a fluorine-based material that looks like a standard polyethylene greenhouse film but offers high light transmittance.
October 3, 2016
North Carolina Researchers Studying Solar Cells For Greenhouse Lighting
Researchers from North Carolina State University and University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill are launching a project to develop next-generation greenhouses with built-in solar cells that make use of the entire spectrum of solar light.
September 14, 2016
How An Energy Audit Of Your Greenhouse Can Save You Money
Is your greenhouse utility bill getting you down? Consider an energy audit to evaluate potential energy savings.
September 14, 2016
Take A Virtual Tour Of Canada’s Vineland Greenhouse Technology Centre
The one-of-a-kind research greenhouse project was completed by JGS Limited and features 40,000 square feet of horticultural research space.
September 14, 2016
NGMA Contributes Revisions And Updates To Building Codes And Standards
The revisions cover the definition of a greenhouse, improved efficiencies in making greenhouse code changes, and more.
August 25, 2016
New Light Deprivation Greenhouses Help With Light Management
The GrowSpan light deprivation greenhouse from Growers Supply is outfitted with a blackout system that provides growers with control over the light cycle.
August 17, 2016
Get Ready For The Canadian Greenhouse Conference In October
This year’s conference, which takes place Oct. 5-6 in Niagara Falls, Ontario, will feature discussions on greenhouse technology, integrated pest management, and marketing, as well as a bus tour of local production facilities.
August 15, 2016
6 Ways Greenhouse Suppliers Are Partnering With Producers
Greenhouse and equipment manufacturers share how they work with growers to provide customized solutions.
July 28, 2016
How To Maximize The Efficiency Of Your Cannabis Structure
The up-front costs of creating your cannabis facility may be high, but at least one expert says making the investment now will be well worth it down the road.