March 11, 2015

Pollinator Initiative Promotes Bee-Friendly Talking Points

AmericanHort and the Society of American Florists are working tirelessly with the ornamental industry's Pollinator Stewardship Initiative on a number of new projects.

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February 11, 2015

Infusion Technology Boosts Seed Performance, Study Suggests

Seven-year-old wheat seed germination can increase by as much as 83 percent, according to a Vital Force Technology Study that looks at the effects of energy infusion technology on plant vitality.

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February 3, 2015

American Floral Endowment Accepting Research Pre-Proposals

If you are pursuing a floriculture research project, now is the time to apply for funding through the American Floral Endowment. Research pre-proposal applications for 2015-2016 funding are due to AFE by June 1, 2015.

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January 27, 2015

Marijuana’s Trajectory And Ascent To Horticultural Crop Status

Marijuana growing is poised for change as growers and researchers focus on improving production practices.

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December 9, 2014

Greenhouse Production: Two Years Of Basics & Beyond Articles

Greenhouse Grower's Basics & Beyond articles cover some of the latest news and research going on in greenhouse production. Here are article links for the last two years.

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GrowIt! App Wins Gold At Design100 2014 US Mobile & App Design Awards

November 24, 2014

GrowIt! App Wins Gold At Design100 2014 US Mobile & App Design Awards

The social garden app GrowIt! takes the Gold Winner award at the design100 2014 Mobile & App Design Awards.

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November 10, 2014

The Perennial Farm Joins HGTV HOME Plant Collection

The Perennial Farm joins the HGTV HOME Plant Collection growers' network for 2015.

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November 4, 2014

AmericanHort Publishes Revised American Standard For Nursery Stock

AmericanHort announces the revised American Standard for Nursery Stock (ANSI Z60.1) is now available for industry use. The Standard reflects the consensus of the industry regarding how nursery stock — living plants other than annuals — should be specified and sold within the trade.

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September 26, 2014

Master The Art Of Watering

Watering is elemental to healthy plants, but one of the hardest concepts for new employees to master in the greenhouse. Recommend these tips to start them off right.

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September 25, 2014

Tips From The Breeders For Producing Perennials

Get advice directly from the breeders on producing digitalis, viola, gaura and veronica.

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September 16, 2014

Ball FloraPlant’s Las Limas Facility Provides Growers With Clean Stock And Nicaragua With Jobs

Ball FloraPlant’s Las Limas farm in Esteli, Nicaragua, is one year away from full production, but sales and quality from the two-year-old facility are right on track.

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