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.
April 1, 2016
Growers Supply Hosting Two Workshops On Controlled Environment Production
The April and May workshops will cover the latest trends in new and innovative growing techniques, such as hydroponics, aquaponics, and microgreen production.
March 29, 2016
Philips Lighting And University Of Arizona Study Shows LED Systems Ideal For Growing Food In Space
A collaboration between Philips And The University of Arizona found that using energy-efficient LED lighting in a prototype lunar greenhouse resulted in an increased amount of high-quality edible lettuce while dramatically improving operational efficiency and use of resources.
March 26, 2016
How (And Why) You Should Calibrate pH And Electrical Conductivity (EC) At Your Greenhouse
The pH and electrical conductivity (EC) measurements are only as good as the calibration of your meter. Calibrate your meters now to prevent mistakes in your production planning.
March 16, 2016
NGMA Spring Meeting Agenda Features Focus On Cannabis, Aquaponics, And More
Register now for the National Greenhouse Manufacturers Association’s Spring Meeting, which takes place April 10-12 in Tucson, AZ.
March 16, 2016
Emerald Coast Growers Expanding Its Greenhouse Production Capacity
The new gutter-connected double-poly range is 36,864 square feet, bringing Emerald Coast Growers’ total growing area under cover to more than 500,000 square feet.
March 15, 2016
Canadian Greenhouse Growers Discuss Climate Management Tips At Seminar
Co-hosted by Priva North America and Svensson, the Sustainable Climate Management seminar attracted more than 60 growers to Leamington, where they learned about climate management innovations and strategies.