Summer 2014 Oakleaf TrialCropKing • September 12, 2014
Seeding was done by hand into pre-moistened 1” x 1” x 1 ½” cubes of three different media (Grodan 200 ct rockwool...
Branching out with Brassicas - Summer trial in NFT production in OhioCropKing • August 04, 2014
In the greenhouses that I visit and crops I discuss with growers, it is clear that lettuce still fills a majority...
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...