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Financing available for HV-100 robots

Harvest Automation has partnered with Pinnacle Capital to offer financing on the HV-100 robots.This means the robots can be part of your operating budget just like the labor that they are saving.If you are interested, drop Harvest Automation a line or reach out to Pinnacle Capital directly.For more.....

Photo report of their new young plants sorting line:

Homogeneity key for Bremkens Orchids

Supplying the grower a tray with uniform phalaenopsis young plants. This was the main goal of Bremkens Orchids when deciding to purchase a new sorting line. Four months ago, they installed one from Flier Systems - equipped with a camera from Aris - and they are pleased with the results. "Next to supplying.....

NL: Pot plant grower installs fully automatic planting robot

Pot plants growers, IJzelenberg brothers Anton and Gerrit wished there was a machine that could automatically place the young plants into the pots, filled by their pot filler, but they could not find a suitable solution that would meet all their requirements until last year when Machinnova developed an.....

AgriNomix expanding to meet automation boom:

"Getting the job done is more important than just the ROI"

AgriNomix is once more expanding its warehouses and offices in Oberlin, Ohio. As a result of the U.S. labor crisis, more growers are investing in automation and machinery. Their mindset has changed to a point that getting the job done is more important than just the ROI of their investment, explained.....

Ellepot introduces new tray filler

In today's green industry, time, resources and staff are all important factors for success. However labor is hard to find, retain and finance. Automation is a key component in order to cut production costs, andestablishefficient and uniform production methods. That is exactly the need that the latest.....

TTA’s small-sized transplanter PackPlanter S now available

TTA released a small-sized transplanter that is now the youngest member of its PackPlanter family. With its 16 grippers, the PackPlanter S comprises a capacity of 10,000 to 20,000 plugs per hour in the smallest possible frame. Thanks to its small size and low price, the PackPlanter S is especially suited for.....

Kenya: New spray tunnel extends vase life

This week Vaselife International is launching its new Vaselife Defend Spray Tunnel, which has been specifically designed to spray their Vaselife Defend product. The design and building of the Spray Tunnel has been a collaboration between Vaselife International and greenhouse manufacturer Bosman Van.....

Control Dekk OASIS for hanging baskets:

Ingenious system takes guesswork out of watering

Do I give my baskets the right amount of water? It is a big guess for many growers and inspired Michigan growers Jared and Jordan Dekker of Dekker Brothers Greenhouse in Hudsonville. Together with Len Logsdon, they designed a watering solution for hanging baskets by using the weight as starting point. The.....

Priva brings Royal Brinkman Spare parts finder to 10,000

In January 2017 Royal Brinkman launched a new online tool: the Spare parts finder. With this tool, you can find the right component for a machine or installation in three steps. Growers can use the Spare parts finder through the Royal Brinkman webshop. Recently, more than 200 parts of Priva installations.....

UK: Newey Roundstone steps into the Ellepot system

Newey Roundstone, based near Chichester in the UK, is one of UK’s largest propagators and producers of protected ornamental plants.For more than thirty years they have grown, invested, innovated and distributed the highest quality plants to retailers and professional growers. Located in West Sussex the.....