August 14, 2017
How Young’s Plant Farm Invests in New Structures and Equipment
The Auburn, AL-based Top 100 Grower operation is improving its production infrastructure so it can continue to efficiently produce quality plants and keep up with demand.
August 22, 2017
Beekenkamp’s Production Expansion Kicks Into High Gear
The Netherlands-based supplier needs extra space for its young plant production, and as a result, its new 3-hectare greenhouse should be complete by the beginning of 2018.
August 19, 2017
New Lighting Guide for Vine Crop Growers Now Available
The new guide from LumiGrow is intended to help greenhouse tomato, cucumber, and pepper growers use LED lighting more effectively to maximize profits, boost yields, and increase crop quality.
August 15, 2017
Greenhouse Environmental Sensor is Truly “Out of This World”
Delta-T’s multi-parameter WET Sensor has been used by Chinese astronauts aboard the Tiangong-2 Space Lab to cultivate lettuce plants within the weightless atmosphere.
August 14, 2017
Canadian Greenhouse Conference Features Focus on Technology
This year’s Canadian Greenhouse Conference kicks off on October 4, and there is no shortage of presentations devoted to how growers can implement new technology in their greenhouses.
August 11, 2017
Greenhouse Bench Systems Designed to Handle Any Space
HOVE bench systems from HOVE International can accommodate multiple levels while allowing for run-off water collection.
August 10, 2017
New Sensors Can Help You Manage Your Greenhouse Crop 24/7
The wrong environmental conditions in your greenhouse can potentially lead to significant crop loss. Here’s how sensor technology manufacturers are helping you safeguard your greenhouse.
August 9, 2017
Lighting Technology Under the Microscope at Production Technology Conference
Here’s a sneak preview of three lighting trends that will be discussed by Erik Runkle at the Production Technology Conference.
August 7, 2017
Philips Lighting Signs Partnership Agreement With BWI Grower Technical Sales at Cultivate’17
BWI Grower Technical Sales can now offer its customers a more extensive package of LED solutions, thanks to a new partnership with Philips LIghting that will help bring Philips Horticulture LEDs to greenhouse growers more efficiently.
August 2, 2017
Four Must-See Lighting Sessions for the Production Technology Conference
Educational lighting sessions at the technology conference and tradeshow offer something for everyone, from the novice grower to the seasoned professional.
July 31, 2017
Suppliers Seek to Help Greenhouse Growers Save on Energy Costs
New developments in heating/cooling technology and greenhouse screening can provide long-term efficiency in your greenhouse environment.
July 29, 2017
Boom Technology Helps Irrigate Multiple Crops at Foertmeyer & Sons
The boom system in place at Delaware, OH-based Foertmeyer & Sons, developed by Damatex Control Systems, provides more flexibility in growing and irrigating several crops in one area.
July 28, 2017
9 Presentations You Won’t Want to Miss at the Production Technology Conference
A diverse group of growers and researchers will highlight new trends in heating and cooling, irrigation, drones, and more.
July 27, 2017
How Cannabis Production is Becoming More High-Tech
During the National Greenhouse Manufacturers Association’s Spring Meeting, MedMen’s Damian Solomon provided an update on the transition from low-tech cultivation to more advanced indoor production.
July 19, 2017
New Videos Highlight Grower Experiences in Shifting to LED Lighting
Fluence Bioengineering recently produced two videos in which growers in the U.S. and overseas describe why they switched lighting systems.
July 11, 2017
Your Chance to Win a Free Copy of “Light Management in Controlled Environments” at Cultivate’17
Each day during Cultivate’17, the Greenhouse Grower/Meister Media Worldwide booth will be giving away one copy of “Light Management in Controlled Environments,” a resource that brings together the latest findings from scientific studies geared toward advancing the science and application of lighting for specialty crop production.
June 17, 2017
Visser, Ball Partner on New Sticking Technology for Cuttings
The new AutoStix system is designed to provide better consistency and uniformity with shipped cuttings, easier and more reliable counting, automatic transplanting, and optional buffering in the peak season.