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New online search tool locates Russian greenhouses

Russia's Greenhouse Association has made a map available that shows where the greenhouses of its members are located. The map provides the (rough) location of greenhouse companies, including the region and the size of the production acreage. But before you start driving in the hope of selling any seeds or.....

UK: Greenhouse turns crater into an architectural attraction

VIDEO The Eden Project is a greenhouse built into a crater in Cornwall, UK. Constructed in 1998, turning wasted land into an architectural marvel and popular attraction. The Eden project consists of eight domes that cover about 5.5 acres. The domes are paneled with plastic bubbles that adapt to the changing.....

Armenia: Rose greenhouse plans to become world's largest

Armenian Minister of Agriculture Ignati Arakelyan has visited a number of greenhouse farms in the Kotayk region of Armenia. The minister visited the greenhouse for growing roses by Ecotomato Company, which is among the top five companies in the rose-growing market worldwide, according to its production.....

sustainable cultivation according Stolk Flora

Macro-mites, essential oils and vital water for the orchid

At Waterdrinker’s Cash & Carry, in the coming weeks the spotlight will be on growers that contribute to a sustainable and healthy world in one way or the other. This has resulted in a story series, including this one: an interview with Jan Stolk and Marco Hartensveld of nursery Stolk Flora about their.....

Rabobank:

Dutch greenhouse growers dare to expand again

Greenhouse cultivation is on the rise again and Westland entrepreneurs are daring to expand again. "Remarkably most expansion plans are with respect to greenhouse vegetables, where the market balance is less stable," according to Ruud van der Vliet, director Companies at Rabobank Westland in Rabobank’s.....

Sanborn High: prepares for 18-month project

New Hampshire high school to build greenhouse

Sanborn Regional High, located in Kingston and Newton, NH is seeking community help as it gears up to begin an 18-month process of building a school greenhouse, according to Principal Brian Stack.Each year, Stack surveys his faculty and staff asking for suggestions about what to propose to the Sanborn.....

AU: Your nursery levy at work

During 2015/16 your nursery levy helped fund an investment of almost $2 million in nursery industry R&D and marketing projects to improve grower productivity and profitability and ensure the long-term sustainability of the industry.But what is the nursery levy and what has it achieved for the sector over.....

Teun Valstar

Dutch tropical pot plant grower discusses sustainable cultivation of calathea

In the coming weeks at Waterdrinker’s Cash & Carry, the spotlight will be on growers that contribute to a sustainable and healthy world in one way or the other. This has resulted in a story series, including this one: an interview with tropical pot plant grower Teun Valstar:What do you specialize in?We.....

US (NY): High schools train the next generation of growers

It's Monday, 8 a.m., and these teens have already mucked stalls in the barn and fed the goats, alpacas and miniature cows. They've rounded up eggs in the henhouse, harvested cabbages and a few green-tinged tomatoes, and arranged them in tidy tiers to sell in the Agriculture Store. Now they're ready.....

Unifan now exclusively available at Anima Trading

Dutch greenhouse technology supply company Anima Trading has included the Unifan fan in its catalog. It is the company’s first exclusive dealership. "It fits in with our concept of supplying material to our international partners”, says Albert Vollebregt.Since 2009 Anima is located in The Westland and active.....

US (PA): Major fire at Dan Schantz Farm and Greenhouses

Dan Schantz Farm and Greenhouses is left to pick up the pieces following a massive fire in Lehigh County. The intense heat caused a portion of the roof to collapse.Fire officials said the rural location of the greenhouse made fighting the fire problematic.Cindy Thomas of Dan Schantz Farm comments on the fire.....

French growers continue investments in solar greenhouses

Since last week, the French are the first to drive their cars over a solar panel road. While skeptics are still discussing whether or not the road is the right place for solar panels, more and more French greenhouse growers have already realized that their greenhouse roof is a much greater place to install.....

Isle of Man nursery to use green energy

Douglas Council greenhouses are now even greener, thanks to a new renewable energy heating system that has recently been installed.The borough can now cosset its chrysanthemums and nurture its nasturtiums using warmth provided by a new air source heat pump in the greenhouses at its Ballaughton.....

UK: Police investigate deliberate fire at Dumbarton nursery

A plant nursery, including a large poly-greenhouse, has been severely damaged by fire at a council depot in Dumbarton.Police are treating the incident, which happened at the Levengrove depot, near Clydeshore Road, as deliberate.Fire crews were called to the West Dunbartonshire Council depot at about 01:30.No.....