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November 12, 2015
Dosatron International, Inc. has launched a new version of its website at www.dosatronusa.com. The relaunch has added new features and is now compatible with handheld devices.“Updating the Dosatron website design, with the intention of making it...
November 09, 2015
McHutchison Horticultural Distributors has hired Jessica Feuerbach as a new Midwestern sales representative.  Feuerbach grew up in the nursery industry in her family's business, Pleasant Valley Garden Center, in Iowa City, Iowa. Most...
November 05, 2015
The University of Florida Poinsettia Field Trial Day is expanding this year. Now attendees will have the opportunity to not only see how the latest poinsettia varieties performed in Jim Barrett’s trials, but also learn about the latest growth...
November 03, 2015
The American Floral Endowment's (AFE) latest research report, Powdery Mildew Resistance in Transgenic Gerbera Plants, addresses increasing gerbera's resistance to powdery mildew through gene transference. Powdery mildew is the most common and...
November 03, 2015
ePlantSource recentlyt launched a redesigned website that is fully responsive, making the site more user friendly and accessible, from any device. By using responsive design techniques, ePlantSource can ensure the best user experience, regardless if...
November 03, 2015
All-America Selections has designated nine new plants that have been trialed by horticulture experts throughout North America and deemed worthy of the AAS brand.All of the following new varieties were trialed during the 2015 growing season and...
November 03, 2015
AmericanHort has hired Jill Calabro, Ph.D., as research and science programs director. Calabro will bring strategic direction and oversight to research funding by the Horticultural Research Institute, the research affiliate of AmericanHort, and to...
October 29, 2015
On Oct. 21, Florikan, a specialist in polymer-coated, controlled release fertilizers, celebrated the grand opening of its new 85,000-square-foot manufacturing, distribution and warehousing facility in the Hardee County Commerce Park in Bowling Green...
October 29, 2015
The Ohio Nursery and Landscape Association (ONLA) recently announced that CENTS 2016 registration is now open to all attendees. CENTS 2016 will take place January 11-13, at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio. The tradeshow will...
October 19, 2015
The Pennsylvania Poinsettia Trial and Open House will take place Nov. 12, 2015. The trial will be hosted by Dan Schantz Farm & Greenhouses, 8025 Spinnerstown Road Zionsville, PA  18092. More than 200 different cultivars from the major...
October 16, 2015
Dümmen Orange recently announced that BC Partners, a European private equity firm, has acquired the majority of the shares in the breeding company.  Final closing of the deal is subject to regulatory approvals and is expected in the coming...
October 14, 2015
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October 14, 2015
LumiGrow Research, the research division of horticultural LED lighting manufacturer LumiGrow, Inc., has released seven new scientific posters that reveal how crop morphology and productivity can be affected through the application of varied light...
October 14, 2015
Vivero Internacional has hired Dominik Neisser as the company's new technical support manager. “We are really excited about the addition of Dominik to our team," said Vivero Internacional's general manager and co-owner Dennis Hitzigrath. "His...
October 14, 2015
EuroAmerican has earned Veriflora Certification by SCS Global Services, a global leader in third-party certification and standards development, recognizing the company’s commitment to quality and sustainability. ...
October 14, 2015
Environmental Science, a division of Bayer CropScience LP, has announced that its North American turf and ornamentals business will move to fully serve the production ornamentals market on Nov. 1, 2016. Bayer Crop Science and OHP, Inc., also...
October 08, 2015
On Oct. 27, GPN's second Plant Health Management Conference will take place in Springfield, Massachusetts at the Springfield Marriott. Growers in the New England region will have a chance to learn from some of the top educators and consultants in...
October 08, 2015
Ball FloraPlant recently announced that its offshore cuttings farms did not use neonicotinoid-based pest management chemicals during its spring crop production last shipping season, and will continue to be neonic free this year. Instead, the company...
October 01, 2015
BASF recently expanded its Littlehampton, United Kingdom production site to help strengthen the company's ability to sustainably meet the growing global demand for biological solutions for agriculture and horticulture. At this site, BASF has...
October 01, 2015
Ball Seed recently redesigned its website to better reach customers on-the-go. The new BallSeed.com uses responsive design for mobile-friendly content and clear navigation to the information growers and retailers want most. Among the site...