Supplemental Lighting at Colorado State

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.

Read More
Svensson Luxous 1147 FR Climate Screen

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.

Read More
Irrigation Booms for Finished Crop Production at Foertmeyer

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.

Read More
Tom Ferndandez RFID

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.

Read More
cannabis-planted-in-a-greenhouse

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.

Read More
Fluence Bioengineering

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.

Read More
Lighting Book Light Management in Controlled Environments

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.

Read More
Visser Autostix

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.

Read More
sbi-software-triumph

June 16, 2017

Five Guidelines to Investing in Software for Your Greenhouse

Any software improvement you make should make sense for your team and be worth the investment.

Read More
CS3 Greenhouse (Stuppy)

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.

Read More
Metrolina Farm 3 Retention Pond Feature

June 3, 2017

An In-Depth Look At Metrolina Greenhouses’ Water Retention Pond Project

Metrolina Greenhouses’ York location in South Carolina has undergone a series of water retention pond construction projects in recent years, with more planned for the future. Here’s how planning and logistics make resources and labor go further.

Read More
Dramm TracFOG Nozzle Extension

June 2, 2017

Dramm Adds New Feature to Its Fogging System, Updates Online Forum

Dramm is now offering an optional nozzle extension for its line of TracFog PTO-driven fog systems. Meanwhile, the company has also updated its online forum to make it easier to find product solutions quickly.

Read More