May 17, 2016
Your Best Greenhouse Is Your Best Bet For Growing Vegetables
It doesn’t matter if it’s a retrofitted greenhouse or brand new freestanding high tunnel, the type of structure you use for your vegetable growing makes all the difference in the quality of the crop you grow.
May 16, 2016
Scale Back On Water And Reduce Labor With Capillary Mats
Capillary mats allow growers and retailers up to 70% water savings compared to time consuming hand watering.
May 13, 2016
NGMA Update: Meet The New Officers And Directors, And Mark Your Calendars For a Reception At Cultivate’16
The National Greenhouse Manufacturers Association announced new leadership at its spring meeting, as well as a networking reception to take place at Cultivate’16.
May 3, 2016
Harvest Automation Makes Strong Commitment To Greenhouse Production Market
The company recently announced it is selling off its robotic warehouse automation business to focus more on providing robotic materials handling to the greenhouse, vegetable, and fruit markets.
April 20, 2016
New Colorado State University Greenhouse Showcases LED Technology
The university’s new Horticulture Center has all the bells and whistles you would expect in a state-of-the-art greenhouse, plus the latest in LED lighting technology.
April 19, 2016
Michigan State To Host Horticulture Lighting Symposium In May
Growers and other horticulture experts looking to learn more about lighting should mark their calendars for the eighth annual International Symposium On Light In Horticulture, which will take place May 22-26, 2016, in East Lansing, MI.
April 18, 2016
Gotham Greens CEO Outlines Queens, Chicago Expansion Projects
The hydroponic vegetable producer recently opened its third and fourth rooftop greenhouses, expanding to Chicago and Queens, NY. CEO Viraj Puri told us about some of the challenges and rewards of building greenhouses on rooftops.
April 13, 2016
Monitor Your Greenhouse Conditions Without A Web Connection
The Sentinel system from Sensaphone provides 24/7 monitoring of temperatures, power outages, and other potential problems, in locations where connectivity is unavailable.
April 9, 2016
How To Fine-Tune Your Greenhouse Cooling And Ventilation Systems
Like most equipment, greenhouse components and machinery must be serviced regularly to keep them in good working order.
April 8, 2016
New Coverings Help Improve Light Diffusion In The Greenhouse
Coverings suppliers are developing new materials designed to enhance light transmission, which can help improve energy efficiency.