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 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.
February 17, 2016
Tips To Help Reduce Wind And Snow Damage At Your Greenhouse
Storm damage not only has the potential to reduce your greenhouse to ruins, but will result in a devastating loss of crops. Beyond the structural integrity of your greenhouse itself, there are measures that can be taken to storm-proof your greenhouse or high tunnel.
December 21, 2015
More Than 40% Of Growers Will Add Or Retrofit Structures In 2016
An early look at 2016 State of the Industry results shows why some growers are looking to add or retrofit structures in the coming year.
December 21, 2015
Three Strategies For Overcoming Greenhouse Heating Concerns
Lost heat, maintaining an ideal greenhouse temperature, and inefficiency in heating systems are three of the most common problems growers face when it comes to heating. Here’s a look at some ways to overcome these challenges.
December 7, 2015
Europe’s Largest Rooftop Farm Underway, Scheduled To Open In January
The Netherlands-based facility, a collaboration between Urban Farmers and Van der Valk•Kleijn, will comprise 14,000 square feet of vegetable production in an aquaponics system.
June 21, 2015
Greenhouse Project Moves Pavlodar (Kazakhstan) Closer To Self-Sufficient Vegetable Production
Despite regional challenges, greenhouse specialists Dalsem and automation supplier Hoogendoorn have collaborated on a greenhouse complex with the PTK company to bring Pavlodar (Kazakhstan) closer to self-sufficient, local food production.
May 26, 2015
Don’t Let Your Greenhouse Electrical System Come Up Short – Part 1
Ensuring your greenhouse has enough electricity to operate all the equipment that is installed takes planning and consideration of an operation's needs. Part one of two articles on greenhouse electrical systems covers choosing an electrician, meeting immediate and future needs and planning for back-up power.