Greenhouse Equipment

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Proplant Proagation selects Sollum

Proplant Propagation has chosen to install Sollum's dynamic smart LED fixtures in its propagation greenhouses. With this new investment in precision supplemental lighting, the company hopes to continually improve its product with the help of tailored light recipes.... more »

CNH purchases Hemisphere GNSS

CNH Industrial has completed its purchase of a global satellite navigation technology company, Hemisphere GNSS (Hemisphere), for a total consideration of USD $175 million. With Hemisphere’s expertise and network, CNH Industrial is accelerating its strategic... more »

Alliances and Innovation headline 2nd annual edition of CEA Summit East in Virginia

Building alliances, sharing information and forging new connections were key themes that drove the Sep. 19-20, 2023, edition of the Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) Summit East held at the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research... more »

Platinum Equity acquires The HC Companies

Platinum Equity announced the acquisition of The HC Companies, a North American manufacturer of horticultural containers, has been completed. Financial terms were not disclosed. Headquartered in Twinsburg, Ohio, HC operates six manufacturing locations and distribution... more »

Climate Control Systems a Canadian Company based in Leamington, Ontario

Climate Control Systems enters exclusive North America partnership

Climate Control Systems a Canadian Company based in Leamington, Ontario, a provider of automation systems in the greenhouse industry, announced an exclusive partnership for North America with Climate Controls, a manufacturer of vent drives, rack... more »

Investing in Innovation at Metrolina Greenhouses

Starting out building a new facility, it all comes down to what you’re planning to grow and your operation’s long-term goals. A vegetable farmer might look at building a greenhouse in a totally different way... more »

Young’s Plant Farm Adopts HortiFootprint Calculator

Young’s Plant Farm Inc. has became the first North American bedding plant grower to use the HortiFootprint Calculator. With over 3 million square feet of production space, this wholesale floricultural company located in Auburn, Alabama,... more »

Technically Speaking: Evaporative Cooling, Part 2: Maintenance

As discussed in the April 2022 issue of GPN magazine, there are two major types of evaporative cooling used in greenhouses: fan-and-pad or fog systems. The process of evaporation absorbs energy from the air, which... more »