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Sanitation Made Simple Your key to a successful season

If you’re looking to increase your profits, improve the quality of your plants, minimize problems, and save money on chemicals, then you’ll want to make sure everyone in your greenhouse develops and keeps good sanitation habits. And if you want to make developing those good sanitation habits easier, then download our handy poster below that points out some of...

Come Clean in the Greenhouse Download our Greenhouse Fall Sanitation Guide

The end of the growing season is the ideal time to clean, sanitize, and organize your greenhouse. You’ll help keep pathogens from overwintering in your greenhouse (some can survive even subzero temperatures) and create a smoother start to next year. We call that working smarter, not harder, and to help you, we created a Fall Greenhouse Sanitation Guide. Use...

5 Poinsettia Diseases And How to Stop Them

With the busy Poinsettia growing season ramping up, now is the time to start thinking about what you can do to maximize your chances of a healthy, profitable season. Poinsettias are susceptible to many diseases and problems throughout the growing season, but if you take care of them, they will take care of you. As one of the few greenhouse crops...

The Ultimate End of Season Greenhouse Sanitation Checklist

With the busy spring season coming to a close, now is the perfect time to start thinking about cleaning, sanitizing, and organizing your greenhouse. Finishing clean will help keep diseases and pests from harboring in your greenhouse, making for a smoother start to your next crop cycle. Getting organized and making sanitation-friendly improvements during a break in your crop...

Four Common Poinsettia Diseases And what you can do to prevent them

Though growing Poinsettias can be challenging, it’s hard to argue they’re not worth the trouble: Poinsettias make up one of the most reliable niche markets in the industry. They are one of just a few greenhouse crops consistently sold in the final months of the year and account for the lion’s share of sales. One of the keys to succeeding...