Monday, August 31, 2015

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Ball to acquire Conard-Pyle

The sale is scheduled to close by the end of September 2015. More

Michael Geary resigns as AmericanHort president and CEO

David Savoia, the CFO and senior vice president for operations, will serve as interim president and CEO. More

EPA proposes stronger pesticide standards

The standards will include improved training and minimum age requirements for certified applicators. More

Upgrading refrigeration equipment

By John W. Bartok Jr.

New technology has improved refrigeration systems. It may be time for an upgrade. More

Trend setter

By Matt McClellan

Alex Traven leads Peace Tree Farm's environmental initiatives and aims to keep millennial customers happy. More

Product Spotlight

VitroClean Green

DRAMMwater offers a new way to upgrade sand filter systems. The VitroClean Green crushed glass filter media is designed to work in an existing... More

Latest News

Judge blocks EPA rule

President Obama's push would have extended clean water rules to ditches and small streams. More

Pesticide and clean water permit legislation advances

Bill specifies NPDES permits are not needed for pesticide applications. More

USDA study: Temperature linked to plant water usage

Farmers may soon have use for infrared radiometric thermometers when testing water stress. More

Robotic greenhouse to open in New York

Agbotic Inc. will open a 15,000-square foot greenhouse with an automated robot that waters vegetables and prevents weeds. More

PANTS show canceled for 2015

The show was scheduled for Nov. 4-5. More

Farwest Show dedicates Growers Showcase to edibles

The Growers Showcase is a show within a show and gives attendees a concentrated look at aspects of the industry that impact growers. More

Arysta LifeScience adds two regional sales managers

Steve Vining and Phil Reding will work with customers in the Northern Plains and Western regions, respectively. More

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Created by women, for women

Founding members Rebecca Lusk and Kate Santos introduce Luxflora, an organization for women executives in the horticulture industry. More