Greenhouse Management


Wenke Greenhouses, a family-owned business, transitions with each generation of ownership. Lorence and Dennis Wenke purchased their father's beddi... more »

Production in Paradise

In September, I had the opportunity to visit Costa Rica, the home of many horticultural production facilities, including the FlorExpo farm. I was invi... more »

Combating Rising Energy Costs

The industry is feeling the effects of the economy, and no one is going untouched by it. Here are some ways to maintain a more energy-efficient greenh... more »

Your Mother Was Right: Wash Your Hands (and Everything Else)

Whenever I talk about sanitation during a disease management program, I can almost hear the eyes rolling. Although participants are always too polite ... more »

Techniques for Fighting Rising Energy Costs

The industry has seen a surge in growers upgrading their greenhouses to make them more efficient. Innovative companies recognize the need to invest in... more »

Greenhouse Weed Control Tips

The term "weed" is purely an economic expression that means "a plant out of place." If you don't want a particular plant to gr... more »