April 2020

Features

Labor

Special abilities

The green industry can tap into a valuable talent pool by hiring employees with disabilities.

Irrigation

Dialing down diseases

The Disease Risk tool helps identify practices at your operation associated with the greatest or least risk of disease problems.

Trends

Take notice

Step outside of your microcosm and pay attention to trends in several industries, not simply the ‘green’ ones.

Supplement

A solid start

Lambert Peat Moss Inc. offers special screening and blending processes to achieve a unique consistency for growers.

Friendly fungi

Mycorrhizae can help growers increase their plants’ water uptake and reduce root stress.

The war on weeds

Topdress containers with PBH rice hulls to reduce the need for herbicide and hand weeding.

Upgrade considerations

Before making capital investments, choose a banking partner that helps you manage your cash needs more effectively.