2014 Tomato Trials- Summer Sneak PeakCropKing • June 12, 2014
For many of the producers that we serve, beefsteak tomatoes are a large majority of their production. However...
Dealing with a Rexless Summer?CropKing • May 12, 2014
For growers, there exists something of a codependent relationship between them and their cultivar of choice. Due to...
Investigating impacts of Electrical Conductivity in Nutrient SolutionsCropKing • April 08, 2014
In recirculating systems producing leafy crops, one of the main factors in the control of the grower is the...
Summer to Fall Mixed Leafy TrialCropKing • February 04, 2014
While lettuce fills a large majority of the spaces in most greenhouse nutrient film technique (NFT) systems in the...
Beefsteak Cultivar Trials- Part 2 (The Numbers)CropKing • January 06, 2014
•This evaluation was carried out both to increase our knowledge
of several available beefsteaks and to provide...
Beefsteak Cultivar Trials- Part 1 (The Pictures)CropKing • November 22, 2013
Greenhouse tomato production in the United States now encompasses a wide spectrum of fruit types and cultivars...
Dialing in on the Downy: Dealing with Basil Downy Mildew in your GreenhouseCropKing • September 17, 2013
Some basic facts on basil downy mildew
Basil downy mildew (Peronospora belbahrii) is a disease that is rapidly...
Spring to Summer Romaine Lettuce TrialCropKing • September 06, 2013
Romaine lettuce can sometimes be a challenging lettuce crop to produce in the greenhouse due to its susceptibility...
The attraction of opposites: Using both soil and soilless production to enhance diversified vegetable and fruit operations - Part 2CropKing • August 06, 2013
On this mid-summer morning in central Pennsylvania, it turned out that tomatoes were not the first thing on Ammon...