22 Oct 2020 Greenhouse Management Articles from Michigan State Erik Runkle, Michigan State University
A collection of articles from the past year by Dr. Erik Runkle from Michigan State University that deal with energy efficiency and an environmental checklist for greenhouse management.
Greenhouse environment checklist (378 KB) Greenhouse energy tips (275 KB)
22 Oct 2020 Rooting Herb Cuttings: Why Daily Light Integral Matters Annika Kohler and Roberto Lopez, Michigan State University
Annika E. Kohler, graduate student, and Dr. Roberto Lopez from Michigan State University share the latest findings on supplemental lighting's effect of rooting of herbs.
Rooting Herb Cuttings DLI Matters (4583 KB)
22 Oct 2020 How Adding Far-Red Radiation to Supplemental Lighting Affects Plugs Annika Kohler and Roberto Lopez, Michigan State University
Annika Kohler, graduate student, and Dr. Roberto Lopez from Michigan State University determine the minimum duration of far-red radiation required during plug production to induce long-day requiring plants into flower after transplant.
Lighting in Plugs Kohler Lopez (829 KB)
22 Oct 2020 Genetic Transformation of Ornamental Succulents for Disease Resistance Taylor Schulden, University of Maryland
Taylor Schulden, MSc student from University of Maryland advised by Dr. John Erwin, researches the genetic transformation of ornamental succulents for disease resistance.
20 Oct 2020 Texas A&M Economic Research Update Charlie Hall, Texas A&M
Dr. Charlie Hall provides the green industry economic impacts, index of prices paid by growers, and the well-being benefits of plants.
Economic Contributions of the Green Industry in the United States in 2018 (723 KB) YMM Grower Index of Prices Paid 2019 (838 KB) Update of Literature Supporting Well-Being Benefits of Plants Part4 (98 KB)
20 Oct 2020 Five Tips for Horticulture YouTube Series Paul Fisher, University of Florida
Dr. Paul Fisher has creates a video series calles "Five Tips for Horticulture" and highlights technical topics from university and industry experts.
Five Tips for Horticulture YouTube Series (445 KB)