Dec 21, 2022
Top 10 GPN Articles of 2022

Throughout the year, we reach out to experts in the horticulture industry for the latest in research, greenhouse growing, ways to improve operations and what’s new. Here are the 10 most read articles in 2022 that brought you, our readers, the best information this year.

1. Primed for a Consumer Brand

Costa Farms makes investments to create a new consumer brand, with new branding efforts and plans to double down on educating and engaging with the end consumer.

2. What’s Next in Houseplants

Proven Winners discusses new trends in houseplants and how they are meeting the demand in 2023.

3. Poinsettia Picks For ‘22

Top breeders show off their outstanding new poinsettia varieties every year in November at the N.G. Heimos trials.'Norwin Orange' poinsettia

4. Hydroponic Systems & Principles of Plant Nutrition

Experts discuss the importance of essential nutrients and proper function when growing plants without soil.

5. Converting From Poultry Production to Hemp

Southern Realm Hemp’s founders turned a commercial chicken house into a successful hemp operation, and other growers are considering doing the same.hemp stock photo

6. Creating A Brighter Future for Generations of Farmers and Consumers Alike

How to effectively plan greenhouse succession and the benefits of Farm to School were popular sessions at the 2022 Great Lakes EXPO.

7. Biocontrol: How? Why? When? Yes, I Can!

Whether you are thinking about using biocontrol or have started incorporating it into your IPM, tips from experts are helpful in the journey.

8. From Seed Coatings to Cut Flowers

GPN headed to Ball Horticultural Co. in Illinois this summer for an inside look at new construction, variety introductions and industry trends.Ball Horticultural Gardens

9. Driving Sustainability at Westerlay Orchids

Reducing the operation’s carbon footprint is a top priority for the second-generation owner at Westerlay Orchids.Westerlay

10. What the Research Says About Millennials and Houseplants

Houseplants are still a hot trend and millennials continue to be unique in their attitudes and behaviors.