Greenhouse Product News

SFBA welcomes Cathy Burns as co-chair

The Specialty Crop Farm Bill Alliance (SCFBA) announced that Cathy Burns, CEO of the International Fresh Produce Association (IFPA), has joined the coalition as a co-chair. Burns joins sitting co-chairs, Mike Joyner, president of the... more »

University of Florida offers online course on hydroponic vegetable production

The University of Florida IFAS Extension is offering Hydroponic Vegetable as part of its Greenhouse Online Training courses. This is an intermediate course, which is designed for growers with some experience and training. A team... more »

Ridder North America moves its headquarters to Solon, Ohio

Ridder has announced it will move its North American headquarters to Solon, Ohio. This new location will serve as the hub for Ridder’s North American operations, overseeing satellite and service locations in Leamington, Canada and... more »

ZAG Technical Services hosts educational sessions on cybersecurity

ZAG Technical Services (ZAG), an IT consulting firm, managed services and IT security provider in the Ag industry, will host two educational sessions on cybersecurity at the International Fresh Produce Association (IFPA) Fresh Summit. The... more »

Whimsical Winners of the 2023 AAS Display Garden Landscape Design Challenge

All-America Selections (AAS) announced the winners of its 2023 Landscape Design Challenge. This year’s theme of “A Whimsical Garden” was, in the beginning, one that created some cautious interest and more than one online search... more »

Midwest Groundcovers names Paul Pirkle as president

Midwest Groundcovers has appointed Paul R. Pirkle to the position of president. Pirkle brings extensive experience in executive leadership, sales team training and business operations. Pirkle holds an MBA from Liberty University and a Bachelor of... more »

AFE honors Katie Kennicott

The American Floral Endowment (AFE) has established a memorial tribute to honor Kathleen "Katie" Kennicott, who passed away on Oct. 13, 2023. Kenicott was well-known in the floral industry, for her more than 60 years... more »

Yellowstone Forever Petunias from Dümmen Orange

Dümmen Orange contributes nearly $250,000 to Yellowstone Forever

Dümmen Orange is closing in on $250,000 in donations to Yellowstone Forever, the official nonprofit partner of Yellowstone National Park. This total includes donations over the past three years from Dümmen Orange to Yellowstone Forever.... more »