August 8, 2016
New Irrigation Technology Helps You Maximize Your Water Use
From microsprinklers to nozzles to pressure regulators, irrigation suppliers are focused on helping growers save water and control the flow of their irrigation systems. Here’s a look at some of their latest offerings.
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 24, 2016
New Food Safety Compliance Resource Available For Greenhouse Vegetable Growers
The FSMA Wizard from Registrar Corp makes it easy for food producers, including greenhouse vegetable growers, to determine their possible requirements under the Food Safety Modernization Act.
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 16, 2016
Why You Should Add An Injector To Your Boom System
An injector automates the process of applying plant additives and chemicals, reduces the amounts used with consistent results, shrinks labor costs associated with traditional spraying methods, and minimizes human exposure to treated areas.
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.
August 5, 2016
Ohio State University Offering New Greenhouse Engineering Technology Program
The program is designed to prepare students to manage modern, high-tech greenhouses, with the ultimate goal of offering technically skilled individuals better opportunities in the greenhouse industry.
July 31, 2016
Automation Saves Labor And Space At Floricultura Pacific
This Salinas, CA, orchid grower brings plants to its workers through automation that saves valuable time and takes full advantage of available growing space.
July 29, 2016
Connected Screening Helps You Control Your Climate
Svensson and Hoogendoorn have collaborated on a new screening software that allows full control over humidity transfer, light transmission, and energy savings.
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.
July 24, 2016
Horticultural Lighting Conference To Take Place In Chicago In October
The one-day event is designed to provide cutting-edge information on the latest technologies and techniques impacting the advancement of the horticultural lighting market.
July 20, 2016
Research And Commercialization Unite At The New Vineland Greenhouse Technology Centre
The new, pre-scale commercial greenhouse facility at Vineland Research and Innovation Centre in Vineland Station, ON, will help accelerate the commercialization of innovative technologies and products coming out of research.
July 18, 2016
Growers Supply Launches GrowSpan Website With New Content And Product Offerings
The GrowSpan website will encompass the brand’s entire greenhouse structure line, and allows growers to quickly browse GrowSpan’s product offerings based on structure type.
July 18, 2016
Lloyd Traven Sees The Future Of Horticulture Through Precision Technology
The potential applications of developing precision technologies for greenhouse production will change the way we grow in the near future, Traven says.
July 13, 2016
“Seed Meets Technology” Event In The Netherlands Slated For Late September
The third annual “Seed Meets Technology” event will feature vegetable trials, technology and innovation in action, and classes covering seed enhancements, hydroponics, and more.