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The AeroNT: A new tool for propagation

Bill Maartense, managing director with Omni Growing Solutions, Inc., answers growers’ questions for Nursery Management readers about the AeroNT bonded media plug system. The AeroNT is a quick-rooting, pre-dibbled plug that can create a well-developed cutting. We spoke with Bill Maartense, managing director with Omni Growing Solutions, Inc., about the...

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Basic principles of nursery crop propagation

by Peter Konjoian, Nursery Management Plant propagation plays a vital role in the profitability of most commercial horticultural operations. While today’s comments are slanted toward traditional nursery operations specializing in woody plant species (trees, shrubs, etc.), most of the principles cross over to herbaceous plant species that bedding plant growers...

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Streekstra’s Tips on Substrate Selection Published by ‘Urban Ag News’

Recently, Grow-Tech’s own Siebe Streekstra was featured in an Urban Ag News article about how to best choose a substrate for hydroponic production. Discussed in the article are tips about assessing the production system, the size of the production space, the manner of harvesting, and the type of crop to...

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Grow-Tech at Cultivate ’17

The Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio was bursting with color and energy July 15-18 at Cultivate ‘17, the horticulture industry’s premier tradeshow. We on the Grow-Tech team exhibited at yet another Cultivate, and were excited to catch up with colleagues in the industry, learn from experts in the...

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Grow-Tech LLC., (Maine-USA) developer and manufacturer of grow plugs and microgreen growing media is joining the family of businesses of Dümmen Orange

Reposted from the Dümmen Orange website. NL De Lier / US South Portland, May – Grow-Tech LLC., (Maine-USA) developer and manufacturer of grow plugs and microgreen growing media is joining the family of businesses of Dümmen Orange. This step reflects the growing importance of scale in the plug business, the...

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