Grower News

Certis Biologicals aquires some AgBiome assets

Certis Biologicals has acquired multiple assets from AgBiome, including fungicides Howler and Theia. “Certis Biologicals is committed to contributing to the growing biologicals market,” Jow-Lih Su, interim CEO of Certis Biologicals, said in a news... more »

Plan your stay for the 2024 Farwest Show

Hotel registration is now open for the 2024 Farwest Show this summer. The show will be held Aug. 21–23, 2024, at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Oregon. There are four host hotels this year:... more »

New website for all Southern Garden Tour information

There is now a one-stop shop for information for the Southern Garden Tour, as Young’s Plant Farm, the University of Georgia and Metrolina Greenhouses prepare to open their 2024 Trial Gardens in June to all members... more »

CEA Alliance advocates for bill affecting USDA Loan Program

The CEA Alliance is optimistic about the introduction of the Food Supply Chain Capacity and Resiliency Act of 2024 by Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Mike Braun (R-IN), which would provide critical alternative funding for the controlled environment... more »

Brandt adds to leadership team

Brandt announces an expansion in its leadership team with Matthew Ingram, the new vice president of strategy. Ingram will join the Brandt leadership team in Tampa, Florida, as vice president of strategy as of April... more »

FlowerTrials 2024 prepares to opens its doors in June

Over the past two decades, FlowerTrials has convened breeders, growers, retailers and industry stakeholders to discover the newest varieties and trends in pot and bedding plant breeding. From vibrant annuals to resilient perennials, it is... more »

EHR grows national sales team

Bringing 15 years of experience in the horticulture industry, Jesse Stretch has joined the EHR sales team. Stretch has spent the last 15 years in the horticulture industry. Most recently, he has been running operations... more »

New approvals for Velifer from BASF

BASF has received new label registration for Velifer Bioinsecticide/Miticide which allows greenhouse growers to use the product in soil-directed sprays and now in dips and drench applications for greater flexibility in integrated pest management programs.... more »