Greenhouse Management

Grower 101: Improving The Workplace Environment

Employees come in all sizes, strengths and ages as well as motivation and skill levels. One of the challenges a greenhouse manager has is matching emp... more »

Grower 101: Demystifying Patents And Trademarks

There are a lot of symbols on plant tags: ¨, ª, PPAF, PP#. What do they mean? With the increased popularity of vegetatively propagated annuals has c... more »

Grower 101: Using Insulation To Save Energy and Money

Although there is considerable interest by growers in installing alternate fuel heating systems, the payback for tightening up and insulating a greenh... more »

Grower 101: Quenching Your Thirst for Irrigation

In the most basic terms, an irrigation system has three key components: a water source, a means of distribution and a means of regulating the water fl... more »

Dealing With Rising Energy Costs

Energy costs have skyrocketed in recent years. With a whopping increase of 103 percent since 2003, gasoline has increased the most, but other energy t... more »

Marketing Strategies For Small Growers

Consider two small towns in America's heartland: Each has an established small grower and has been invaded by a big box store. A few years later, ... more »

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GPN recognizes 40 industry professionals under the age of 40 who are helping to determine the future of the horticulture industry. These individuals are today’s movers and shakers who are already setting the pace for tomorrow.