September 18, 2014
XXpire WG insecticide is now available for purchase and use in 48 states. This new ornamental insecticide has two new active ingredients, spinetoram and Isoclast Active, that... more
September 17, 2014
If you were unable to participate in Paul Pilon's webinar on "Strategies for Growing Healthy Perennials," that took place on Sept. 16, you can now view the archived... more
September 15, 2014
If you grow and sell perennials and are always on the lookout for solutions to growing the healthiest crops possible then you should mark Sept. 16 on you calendar. At 2 p.m.... more
September 12, 2014
GPN’s Plant Health Management Conference will take place Oct. 7, at the Grand Rapids Hilton in Michigan. The Plant Health Management Conference is designed to educate growers... more
September 11, 2014
ARC:  How important are cultural controls when you help a grower minimize a disease? I know I like to spend 90 percent of the discussion on water management, using... more
August 18, 2014
ARC:  I know most plant pathologists recommend preventive disease control and most growers practice “curative” programs. It’s just human nature to wait until evidence of... more
July 09, 2014
ARC:  When we both started in our respective careers, most plant disease control products were quite broad in their spectrum of activity.  In 1979, my first... more
June 09, 2014
ARC:  Resistance management is becoming more important daily as our fungicides are more targeted than they used to be. It is easy to tell a grower to rotate to help keep... more
May 07, 2014
MLD:  I’ve been thinking about parasites and saprophytes, the yin and yang of microbes in the greenhouse. All fungi sound scary to growers, but it is important for them... more

Enstar AQ is a broad-spectrum insect growth regulator (IGR) that offers long residual control of major greenhouse insects. Its superior water-based formula delivers results while being gentle on plants and beneficials. Tank mix Enstar AQ with adultcides like Mavrik Aquaflow to help control adult... more

  • Enstar AQ is a broad-spectrum insect growth regulator (IGR) that offers long residual control of major greenhouse insects. Its superior water-based formula delivers results while being gentle on...
  • ZeroTol 2.0 is a broad spectrum bactericide/fungicide that can be used to clean NFT and bato bucket hydroponic systems that grow algae and harbor disease pathogens. It keeps systems free of algae and...
  • GreenCleanPRO is a broad-spectrum granular algaecide/bactericide. It is fast acting and destroys algae build up on hard surfaces. It quickly biodegrades making GreenCleanPRO safe to use during...
  • Bioline biological control agents (BCAs) are high-quality products ideal for controlling pests as part of an integrated crop management (ICM) strategy. With a broad portfolio of BCAs and chemical...
  • PERpose Plus is a specially formulated hydrogen peroxide–based product for prevention and control of plant diseases and algae pre-harvest and post-harvest. It has been engineered to counteract...
  • TerraCytePRO is an organic algaecide/fungicide that is effective on liverwort, algae and moss. It is an activated peroxygen chemistry that works on contact and then biodegrades completely, leaving no...
  • This insect netting system can be used to produce crops without the use of pesticides. There is now an accordian-shaped netting that folds into a small package in the profiles of the greenhouse or...
  • Cuproxat is a new formulation of copper hydroxide. The unique crystalline structure of Cuproxat means that less active ingredient is required, thus reducing environmental load. It also ensures fast,...
  • Met52 is an exciting new biological insecticide utilizing an all-natural beneficial pathogenic fungus called Metarhizium anisopliae to control thrips, mites, whitefly and vine weevils in the...
  • Marengo is a new pre-emergent herbicide that offers long-term residual control of both grassy and broadleaf leaves. The active ingredient, indaziflam, prevents weed seed germination by inhibiting...

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