New Video: Five Tips on Running Successful Trials for Growing Media

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GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Dr. Paul Fisher from the University of Florida IFAS Extension hosts Dr. Paul Karlovich of Sun Gro Horticulture in a new YouTube video. Dr. Karlovich explains how you can successfully run onsite trials to evaluate growing media options for greenhouse and nursery growers. Learn how you can objectively decide what media works under your conditions.

This video is part of the series called “Five Tips for Horticulture” featured on the Greenhouse Training Online channel ( The series highlights technical topics from university and industry experts. Look for upcoming videos on topics such as phosphorus management and container substrate quality. The channel is sponsored by the Floriculture Research Alliance (

For more information on upcoming Greenhouse Training Online courses for growers, visit our website ( Course are offered in English and Spanish.

The mission of the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) is to develop knowledge relevant to agricultural, human and natural resources and to make that knowledge available to sustain and enhance the quality of human life. With more than a dozen research facilities, 67 county Extension offices, and award-winning students and faculty in the UF College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, UF/IFAS brings science-based solutions to the state’s agricultural and natural resources industries, and all Florida residents.  @UF_IFAS

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