Friday, April 18, 2014

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Generation gap

By Kelli Rodda

As the green industry looks for its next generation of leaders, one movement aims to promote horticulture careers to the youth. More

Compost: waste or resource?

By Matt McClellan

As peat costs rise, growers are considering compost as an alternative, renewable substrate. More

Go to Cultivate'14 -- for free

Nursery Management, AmericanHort and OHP are sending five nursery growers to the trade show. More

A second look

By Michael A. Dirr

Growers and retailers need to reconsider the viburnum for its many merits. More

Compost: the new peat?

By Matt McClellan

As peat costs rise, growers are considering compost as an alternative, renewable substrate. More

Latest News

‘Apostle for horticulture’ Bryce Lane creates student travel endowment

The endowment will provide an opportunity for the study of world horticulture practices. More

Asian Citrus Psyllid arrives in San Luis Obispo County

The deadly tree pest is spreading throughout California. More

Europe plans invasives ban

By HortWeek

EU plan would introduce unlimited list of species that cannot be introduced, transported, sold or released into environment. More

Plant genes hold key to improved growth

University of Guelph student's research shows doubling chromosomes results in larger plants. More

On the trail of fire ant pheromones

By ARS News Service

USDA scientists are developing innovative techniques to combat one of the world's worst invasive species, the red imported fire ant. More

New ornamental tung tree available

Anna Bella is the first ornamental tung tree that produces virtually no nuts, which are toxic. More

AHS names 2014 award winners

The organization honored 10 horticulturists for their efforts and achievements. More

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Hit a homerun

The baseball-themed display at Skagit Gardens incorporated new introductions and old favorites. More

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