Protected Agriculture Stories
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
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 Greenhouse [sponsor content]
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 Tech
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
Insect ControlTake Control Of Thrips In Your Greenhouse
October 30, 2014
Why such a foreboding title? Thrips, one of the tiniest pests of greenhouse crops, are the carrier of one of Read More
Protected AgricultureLED Lighting Symposium To Be Held At University Of Arizona
October 27, 2014
Event to focus on LED lighting technologies for specialty crop production. Read More
CitrusDiversification Is King For Small Farm’s Success
October 16, 2014
Being flexible and adapting to the times critical for Central Florida's Vo-LaSalle Farms. Read More
Protected AgricultureWhat To Consider When Growing High Tunnel Sweet Cherries
September 8, 2014
Growing cherries under protective covers offers several advantages, including reducing the incidence of cracking. Read More
BerriesHigh Tunnels, Small Farms, And Strawberries
September 5, 2014
Saylor’s Farm experiments with hydroponic production yield earlier, higher-quality and more marketable crops. Read More
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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
Insect ControlTake Control Of Thrips In Your Greenhouse
October 30, 2014
Why such a foreboding title? Thrips, one of the tiniest pests of greenhouse crops, are the carrier of one of Read More
Protected AgricultureLED Lighting Symposium To Be Held At University Of Ariz…
October 27, 2014
Event to focus on LED lighting technologies for specialty crop production. Read More
CitrusDiversification Is King For Small Farm’s Success
October 16, 2014
Being flexible and adapting to the times critical for Central Florida's Vo-LaSalle Farms. Read More
Protected AgricultureWhat To Consider When Growing High Tunnel Sweet Cherrie…
September 8, 2014
Growing cherries under protective covers offers several advantages, including reducing the incidence of cracking. Read More
BerriesHigh Tunnels, Small Farms, And Strawberries
September 5, 2014
Saylor’s Farm experiments with hydroponic production yield earlier, higher-quality and more marketable crops. Read More
GrapesPlastic Rain Covers Can Affect Canopy Microclimate And …
August 2, 2014
In studies, it appears green covers may delay fruit ripening and both covers may provide some protection from postharvest rots. . Read More
Protected AgricultureFarm Research Helps New York High Tunnel Tomato Growers…
July 28, 2014
A four-page fact sheet is available to help high tunnel tomato growers fight leaf mold. Read More
Cold ProtectionHigh Tunnels Offer Real Competitive Advantages For Your…
June 6, 2014
Perhaps it’s time you took a look at what’s going on under cover. Read More