January 2021

Features

Cover Story

Tactical economics

Green industry experts weigh in on the 2020 sales boom, predictions for the coming year and what it all means for growers in terms of operational spending.

Plants

Greenhouse hemp: Success hinges on genetics

Perhaps just as crucial as setting up the perfect growing conditions in your greenhouse, selecting the proper cultivars can often be the difference between a good or a bad experience with hemp crops.

Plants

The veggie boom

As spring 2020 put fresh spins on gardening, vegetables spelled “victory” for new gardeners.

Protect your assets

Emergency response plans ensure your employees are equipped to handle a crisis.

Pest Control Guide

Pest management tips from the pros: Q&A with Amanda Mattison

Pioneer Gardens is a wholesale grower in Deerfield, Massachusetts, that specializes in field production, bare root perennials and perennial plugs. General Manager Amanda Mattison shares the operation’s approach to pest control management.