DLV GreenQ Courses Updated

DLV GreenQ provides courses for (international) professionals in the greenhouse industry. In their practical research facility called the Improvement Centre new knowledge is generated through...

What is sustainable agriculture?

There seem to be different opinions out there on what sustainable agriculture is. What's your opinion? Share it with us on facebook! [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ddZt4PmIWrg] >>> From...

Growing Power: An Urban Agriculture Advocate

By David Kuack "Growing Power Inc. in Milwaukee, Wis., is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. Founder and CEO Will Allen never imagined that this...

Is Water Treatment in your Future?

With continuing concerns about water availability, safety and regulations, more growers are looking at water treatment to protect this vital resource. The United Nations’ Intergovernmental...

Ground Operations: from battlefields to farmfields

Ground Operations - Trailer from Raymond Singer on Vimeo. Veterans returning from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan often face overwhelming challenges transitioning to civilian...

LEDs vs. T5s Final Results by The Lettuce People

This is the final result of a trial comparing LEDs and T5s fluorescent lamps in a stacked vertical hydroponic system. The LEDs did as...

Overcoming the Obstacles of Growing Organically

By David Kuack Before becoming U.S. protected culture representative at DeRuiter Seeds in Oxnard, Calif., Damian Solomon saw the inside of many greenhouse vegetable operations....

Making Integrated and Disease Management Work

By David Kuack Regardless of whether growers refer to using an integrated pest management (IPM) or integrated pest and disease management (IPDM) program, it won’t...

Vertical Farming

An Efficient and Cost-Effective Alternative to Traditional Farming By David Kuack   With the increasing impact that climate change is having on traditional farming, David Proenza and...

Food Crisis: The Problem & The Solution

The Problem [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JQo1D3v8Y98] Yuck - A 4th Grader’s Short Documentary About School Lunch - Trailer by maxwellproject A brave fourth grader goes undercover to reveal the truth...

GreenPower LED

The Philips GreenPower Flowering LED is the perfect introductory tool for commercial greenhouse growers looking to learn about using horticultural LED lighting as an...

Urban Farming in Tokyo

Urban Farming in Tokyo from imageMILL on Vimeo. Pasona headquarters in Tokyo, Japan >>> More from Issue 4

Greenhouse Lighting Options

When it comes to using supplemental lighting on their crops, growers have options whether they're trying to achieve a photoperiodic or a growth response. By...

Getting Serious about Hydroponic Vegetable Production

By David Kuack The GrowHaus is refining its production methods and product mix to satisfy its expanding customer base. In July when Tyler Baras took over...

Growers Insight