Protected Agriculture Stories
ProductionNMSU Researchers Use Protected Agriculture For Season Extension
May 28, 2015
The demand for safe, nutritious, affordable local food, particularly for fresh fruits and vegetables, is rising in New Mexico. However, Read More
Spraying indoor citrus
Protected AgricultureInterest Continues To Grow In Protected Citriculture
May 20, 2015
Inside move could put producers in prime scoring position. Read More
CitrusBad Weather Or Not, Preparation Always On Radar For Florida Farmers [Opinion]
May 19, 2015
You cannot prevent a natural disaster from taking everything you have, but you can lessen the blow if and when it happens. Read More
CitrusSave Your Greenhouse Structures From Storms
May 19, 2015
Make sure your protected agriculture components are prepared for whatever may blow this way. Read More
Protected AgricultureConsiderations Before Purchasing Non-Tunnel Covering Systems For Sweet Cherries
April 29, 2015
There are several options to consider when deciding to protect against crop losses from rain. Read More
Disease ControlWebcast: Control High Tunnel Tomato Diseases
April 13, 2015
As part of a series of free educational webcasts on The Plant Management Network, a nonprofit online resource for researchers, Read More
Protected AgricultureParticipate In The 2015 Greenhouse Crop Production & Engineering Design Short Course
February 25, 2015
The University of Arizona Controlled Environment Agriculture Center hosts its annual short course March 22-27 in Tucson, AZ. Read More
BerriesGrowing Greenhouse Strawberries Can Pay
February 24, 2015
British trial shows much lower disease pressure, higher quality and bigger yields. Read More
Protected AgricultureCompany Enlists Military Veterans To Feed A Growing Need
February 16, 2015
AgVets intends to employ an all-veteran workforce to manage and operate hydroponic greenhouse operations around the country. Read More
Protected AgricultureHow To Successfully Produce Vegetables In Controlled Environments
January 28, 2015
Greenhouse expert Merle Jensen offers pointers on growing systems, pest control, plant nutrition, harvesting, and more. Read More
Integrated Pest ManagementWhat You Need To Know To Maintain An Effective IPM Program In The Greenhouse
January 28, 2015
Greenhouse expert Karin Tifft discusses the importance of scouting, pest identification, control options, and the importance of sanitation. Read More
Protected AgricultureFactors To Consider For Successful Production In Controlled Environments
January 15, 2015
Greenhouse expert Merle Jensen, a speaker at the upcoming Greenhouse Crop Production & Engineering Design Short Course in Arizona, offers pointers on marketing, variety selection, location, and more. Read More
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Production8 Production Tips For Greenhouse Production
June 1, 2015
This month, I’d like to offer eight “quick and dirty” tips that will help beginning growers as well as seasoned Read More
ProductionLow Tunnels Aid In Overwintering Onions
June 1, 2015
Inexpensive structures provide surprising winter protection and potential marketing opportunities in cold climates. Read More
ProductionYear-Round Production With High Tunnels
May 31, 2015
Producing crops year-round may be business as usual for growers in places like California and Florida, but for a small-scale Read More
ProductionNMSU Researchers Use Protected Agriculture For Season E…
May 28, 2015
The demand for safe, nutritious, affordable local food, particularly for fresh fruits and vegetables, is rising in New Mexico. However, Read More
Spraying indoor citrus
Protected AgricultureInterest Continues To Grow In Protected Citriculture
May 20, 2015
Inside move could put producers in prime scoring position. Read More
CitrusBad Weather Or Not, Preparation Always On Radar For Flo…
May 19, 2015
You cannot prevent a natural disaster from taking everything you have, but you can lessen the blow if and when it happens. Read More
CitrusSave Your Greenhouse Structures From Storms
May 19, 2015
Make sure your protected agriculture components are prepared for whatever may blow this way. Read More
Protected AgricultureConsiderations Before Purchasing Non-Tunnel Covering Sy…
April 29, 2015
There are several options to consider when deciding to protect against crop losses from rain. Read More
Disease ControlWebcast: Control High Tunnel Tomato Diseases
April 13, 2015
As part of a series of free educational webcasts on The Plant Management Network, a nonprofit online resource for researchers, Read More
Protected AgricultureParticipate In The 2015 Greenhouse Crop Production &…
February 25, 2015
The University of Arizona Controlled Environment Agriculture Center hosts its annual short course March 22-27 in Tucson, AZ. Read More
BerriesGrowing Greenhouse Strawberries Can Pay
February 24, 2015
British trial shows much lower disease pressure, higher quality and bigger yields. Read More
Protected AgricultureCompany Enlists Military Veterans To Feed A Growing Nee…
February 16, 2015
AgVets intends to employ an all-veteran workforce to manage and operate hydroponic greenhouse operations around the country. Read More
Protected AgricultureHow To Successfully Produce Vegetables In Controlled En…
January 28, 2015
Greenhouse expert Merle Jensen offers pointers on growing systems, pest control, plant nutrition, harvesting, and more. Read More
Integrated Pest ManagementWhat You Need To Know To Maintain An Effective IPM Prog…
January 28, 2015
Greenhouse expert Karin Tifft discusses the importance of scouting, pest identification, control options, and the importance of sanitation. Read More
Protected AgricultureFactors To Consider For Successful Production In Contro…
January 15, 2015
Greenhouse expert Merle Jensen, a speaker at the upcoming Greenhouse Crop Production & Engineering Design Short Course in Arizona, offers pointers on marketing, variety selection, location, and more. Read More
CucurbitsHow To Be Successful Using Grafted Vegetable Plants
January 15, 2015
University of Arizona researcher offers advice on purchasing commercially grafted plants, pitfalls to avoid, and an update on the latest technology. Read More
Protected Agriculture2014 Marks The 50th Anniversary Of The Double-Poly Gree…
December 18, 2014
Double-poly greenhouses revolutionized the greenhouse industry back in the 1960s, opening the way for developments that still impact the industry 50 years later. Read More
Protected AgricultureProtected Agriculture Goes From High Tunnels To High T…
November 4, 2014
Having a clearly defined plan for your operation and knowing which upgrades to make will lead you on a path to profitability. Read More