26 Nov 2015
Rose harvest tools - ReglaDeCosecha y FechaDeRosa
Paul Fisher, University of Florida
Spreadsheet tools to predict time to harvest for cut flower roses.
Unas herramientas de Excel para predecir el tiempo de la cosecha de rosas de corte.
FechaDeRosa1 (685 KB) ReglaDeCosecha1 (269 KB)
20 Nov 2015
FlowersOnTime: A Computer Decision-Support Tool for Floriculture Crop Producers
Paul Fisher (University of Florida), Erik Runkle (Michigan State University), Matthew Blanchard (Michigan State University), John Erwin (University of Minnesota), Bruce MacKay (thomasBaine Ltd.)
This computer decision-support tool quantifies how a change in greenhouse air temperature would affect flower timing for a range of floriculture species.
This information is helpful when growers are considering reducing greenhouse air temperature in order to save on heating fuel cost, or because they want to achieve a target flowering date by manipulating temperature.
FlowersOnTimeV14 (177 KB)
1 Jun 2015
Costing at your fingertips. New apps in Back Pocket Grower
Paul Fisher, Ph.D., University of Florida IFAS ExtensionCharles Hall, Ph.D., Texas A&M UniversityBruce MacKay, Ph.D. thomasBaine Ltd.
How to use the costing apps in BackPocketGrower.org for crop budget with overhead by area weeks, or container unit.
Greenhouse Costing app article 2 (463 KB)