OHP, Inc. & Bayer ES Change Marketing Relationship

OHP, Inc. & Bayer ES

OHP, Inc. and Bayer Crop Science announced that they will terminate their long-standing, marketing agreement effective October 31, 2016. OHP, Inc. has been the exclusive marketer of Bayer products into the U.S. Ornamental Nursery and Greenhouse market for over 26 years. Read about: SPREAD THE WORD “Bayer and OHP have had a mutually rewarding relationship for … Read more

Greenhouse Watering: Finding the Balance

Greenhouse Watering

Water is the greenhouse grower’s “Story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears.” Too little water stunts plant growth and yield; too much causes disease or fungus, which threatens a crop’s viability. But, just the right amount of water nurtures a healthy, vigorous crop. Delivering just the right amount of water is about precision. Typically growers … Read more

Gotham Greens: The Rooftop Greenhouse

Rooftop Greenhouse

Consumer interest in buying locally grown produce has increased steadily. State and community “buy local” campaigns often are directed to small, locally owned and managed growing operations. This level of production leaves a major gap between the amount of fresh produce grown and sold locally and the amount that can be used by local markets … Read more

Keep Greenhouse Crops Cool in the Summer

Greenhouse Crops

Excessive heat can stunt plant growth and requires more frequent watering to keep plants healthy. The “ideal” house temperature will somewhat vary based on the crop. The majority of plants require daytime temperatures between 70 and 80 degrees Fahrenheit and slightly lower nighttime temperatures. Other crops grow better with cooler overnight lows. In general, as … Read more