December 12, 2017
Research Sheds Light on How to Manage Plant Stress With High-Tech Imagery
An innovative system developed by Chinese researchers uses rapid imagery to indicate plant health, enabling growers to respond quickly and automatically to plant stress.
December 11, 2017
Evaluating Robotic Transplanters for Plant Cuttings
There are several factors that might affect your decision to invest in transplant robots, based on initial observations and reported information about available equipment.
December 9, 2017
Infrared Thermometers for Monitoring Plant and Substrate Temperatures
Growers use many tools to monitor the greenhouse environment. Learn about the best practices for using an infrared thermometer to measuring plant temperature.
December 4, 2017
Nine Things You Need to Know About Irrigation Sensors
Knowing the amount of water in your soil can help you better manage irrigation, leading to water savings and a stronger bottom line.
December 2, 2017
15 Tools That Can Help You Maximize Water Quality and Efficiency in the Greenhouse
New advancements in water management and irrigation are making it easier for you to manage your water use. Here’s a look at some of the latest offerings from leading suppliers, and how you can best incorporate them into your greenhouse.
November 23, 2017
Climate Screens Offer Both Form and Functional Benefits
Svensson’s new line of Deco Harmony screens is designed to create better growing conditions for plants on display at retail, while enhancing the customer experience.
November 18, 2017
Mayer Celebrating 50th Anniversary of its Potting Machines
Today, the company’s line of automatic potting machines and other technology is being used by growers around the world.
November 15, 2017
Greenhouse Short Course in March 2018 Features Focus on Technology
The Greenhouse Crop Production & Engineering Design Short Course, which takes place at the University of Arizona’s Controlled Environment Agriculture Center (CEAC), includes three full days of educational sessions, one day of hands-on training workshops at CEAC, and a commercial Arizona greenhouse tour.
November 15, 2017
Tips on Adding Heat to Your Greenhouse for the Winter
Heating your greenhouse for the winter is important, and choosing efficient equipment and designs can help you quickly get returns on your heating investments.
November 14, 2017
Smart Solar Greenhouses Designed to Generate Energy and Improve Plant Growth
Research at the University of California Santa Cruz has shown that the first crops of tomatoes and cucumbers grown inside electricity-generating solar greenhouses are as healthy as those raised in conventional greenhouses.
November 12, 2017
Michigan State Partners With Philips Lighting to Modernize On-Campus Greenhouses
Several new Philips LED modules were added to Michigan State’s research greenhouses to keep them updated for the newest wave of horticulture students.