September 2012
September 10, 2012
Did you have a stellar student participate in your internship program this year? Do you know an outstanding student that participated in an internship program at another company?If you answered “yes” to either of those...
September 10, 2012
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September 10, 2012
A plant diagnostic lab is a useful resource for growers with plant problems. Plant pest and disease diagnosis requires a partnership between the lab and the grower, and this article offers best practices on how to take full...
September 10, 2012
People don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care — Cavett Robert. That’s how Dr. Charlie Hall signs off on all of his email correspondence and that’s how he lives his life. He cares! He cares about his...
September 10, 2012
To get a pulse on what’s hot for 2012, we talked to major U.S. growers from coast to coast and north to Ontario, Canada. Interestingly, they shared similar insights into what’s selling this year. A few themes emerged across...
September 10, 2012
A greenhouse operation, like any business, wins on its margins. Every infrastructure investment must be evaluated for its ability to sustain profit margin gains. Lighting is no exception. Yield gains achieved through...
September 10, 2012
The Peruvian lily is a striking evergreen perennial that has great potential as a spring flowering container crop. This underutilized bulb crop can be grown an marketed alongside other spring flowering bulb crops such as...
September 10, 2012
If you’ve sworn off growing double petunias, think again. Suntory Flowers has taken their performance to a new level with Surfinia Summer Double petunias, a new series that is a spinoff of the company’s Surfinia petunias....
September 10, 2012
Light intensity can be measured at any point in time (an instantaneous value) or it can be measured frequently over a period of time and integrated (a cumulative value). Instantaneous measurements are useful for determining...