Greenhouse Product News

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 »

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Editor’s Letter: Under control

As greenhouse growers, having control of the production environment is what allows market demands to be met year-round. Knowing the right solutions to heating your space will keep you producing through the cold winter months... more »

GPN/Prospiant Intern of the Year 2024

  Every fall for the past 24 years, GPN and Prospiant have been recognizing outstanding college students with the GPN/Prospiant Intern of the Year Scholarship. And now we would like to find number 25! Do you know... more »

USDA invests $33 million to support research, Extension and education projects

The USDA announced an investment of more than $33 million to support capacity-building efforts at 1890 land-grant universities. This investment, administered through USDA’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), will support 82 research, Extension,... more »

EHR welcomes Carrie Larson to its national sales team

Eason Horticultural Resources (EHR) announced the addition of Carrie Larson to its national sales team. Determined to bring the beauty of horticulture to the public, Carrie has spent much of her career finding consumer-friendly plants... more »

FDA’s ongoing changes include proposed restructuring of Office of Regulatory Affairs

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s ongoing reorganization of its Human Food Program now includes a restructuring of the Office of Regulatory Affairs which could include a new name. Compliance functions currently managed within ORA... more »

SAF to induct 26 AAF and PFCI honorees

Seventeen professionals will be inducted into the American Academy of Floriculture (AAF), and nine professionals will be inducted into Professional Floral Communicators – International (PFCI) during the Stars of the Industry Awards Dinner at SAF Phoenix... more »