June 2019


Cover Story

Hop on trend

Demand for fresh hops and starter plants is convincing active and aspiring growers to get into the beer business.

New Perennial Varieties

Crop Tech

Magnificent mums

A staple fall crop, mums in traditional fall colors with improved traits are a top option for growers.

Growing Media Report

Growing Media Report

In our 9th annual Growing Media Report, you'll find the latest trends in products, purchasing and additives, plus the pros and cons of recycling materials.

Recycling: risks and rewards

Reusing growing media can turn your operation more eco-friendly, but don’t let your plants suffer from improper practices.