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US: Extended shelf life for Actinovate biological fungicides

Mycorrhizal Applications announced a new development in the packaging technology for Actinovate SP and Actinovate Lawn & Garden 18 oz. Biological Fungicide packages. Effective September 1, 2017, the Actinovate brand horticulture products now provide a one-year shelf life for all 18 oz. packages. This.....

Grigg Brothers re-brands as Grigg

Grigg Brothers, the turf nutrition brand, is being re-branded as simply GRIGG.With a modern, updated look, GRIGG will remain the premier golf and sports turf brand in the BRANDT product portfolio. BRANDT, who bought Grigg Brothers in 2014, is a manufacturer of specialty products for the turf and ornamental.....

Plant-Prod introduces Duo-Tote

Plant-Prod has previously offered fertilizers in bulk to speed up and simplify the process of preparing large tanks of soluble fertilizer. Material compatibility was limiting which formulations we could offer. That is now an issue of the past.The new Duo-Tote has two compartments which keep incompatible.....

US: Sun Gro, Proven Winners form sales & distribution partnership

Sun Gro Horticulture and Proven Winners announced that Sun Gro will produce, sell and distribute Proven Winners branded Premium All-Purpose Potting Soils, Premium Water Soluble Plant Food, and Premium Continuous Release Plant Foods, available to garden centers from multiple stocking distributors. The Proven.....

Scott Barnitz of Bob's Market and Greenhouses on Stockosorb:

US: "Benefits from production to end consumer"

Bob's Market and Greenhouses in Mason, W.V., has been incorporating a water-absorbing hydrogel into its growing mixes since 1995. When this US company first started adding a hydrogel the growing mixes were produced using stationary concrete mixing drums.by David KuackScott Barnitz, vice president at Bob's.....