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Grow-Tech participates in IPPS Western Region Annual Meeting

From October 17-20, representatives from Grow-Tech exhibited products at the annual meeting of the International Plant Propagators’ Society (IPPS) Western Region in Wilsonville, Oregon. With 1600 members across the globe, IPPS is a valuable organization for the horticultural industry, and their annual meeting is always an excellent opportunity to meet...

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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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Grow-Tech, LLC Launches CatEyePlugTM For Easy Transplanting of Pre-Rooted Cuttings & Tissue Culture

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine — Grow-Tech, Inc., designer and manufacturer of stabilized growing media products, announces the launch of its newest product, the CatEyePlug™ for easy transplanting of tissue culture starts and pre-rooted cuttings. The “eye” of the plug allows for the precise and rapid placement of small and delicate plant...

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Grow-Tech Wins Business of the Year South Portland

South Portland, ME, December 8, 2016,- Grow-Tech, LLC, a designer and manufacturer of grow plugs and microgreen media for the global Controlled Environment Agriculture sector, was recently named Business of the Year by The City of South Portland’s Economic Development Committee. Grow-Tech has been a member of the South Portland,...

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Grow-Tech Launches ZenPlugTM For Easy Transplanting of Pre-Rooted Cuttings & Tissue Culture

South Portland, ME, June 21st, 2016- Grow-Tech, an industry veteran in the manufacture of stabilized growing media, announces the launch of our newest product, ZenPlugTM (patent pending), for easy transplanting of tissue culture starts and pre-rooted cuttings. The open plug shape allows for the precise and rapid placement of large...

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Grow-Tech at PMA Tech Knowledge

Grow-Tech will be exhibiting at Produce Marketing Association’s Tech Knowledge Conference in Monterey, CA. The event runs from May 11th through the 13th. Visit our booth and meet our team! Learn more about the event by clicking here.

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