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How Using the Correct Soilless Media Will Help Your Success with Tissue Culture Propagation

August 18, 2005 4:35 pm

Tissue culture (also called “in vitro culture” or “micro-propagation”) is one method of cloning plants that is becoming more and more common. In many ways, it is similar to clonal propagation by cuttings; in each method, part of the plant is removed from a stock plant and after a multiplication stage (in an enclosed, sterile… View Article Read more about How Using the Correct Soilless Media Will Help Your Success with Tissue Culture Propagation »

Using Multicote® to Supplement a Standard Fertilizer Program

August 18, 2005 4:15 pm

Most greenhouse crops can effectively be grown with either a water soluble fertilizer regimen or through the use of controlled release fertilizers. In general, growers tend to use a water soluble program because they feel they have better control over fertilizer needs of the crop. (They can easily reduce or increase fertilizer as needed.) For many crops, such as bedding plants in standard… View Article Read more about Using Multicote® to Supplement a Standard Fertilizer Program »

The Storage and Handling of Sun Gro Products

August 18, 2005 4:01 pm

It has always been Sun Gro’s policy, as the makers of Fafard, Sunshine Mixes, Metro Mixes, Peat Moss and Technigro, to produce and ship these products in an environment that is free of toxic contaminants. To that end, we do not keep herbicides or other harmful chemicals in or near our manufacturing facilities and make every effort to select trucks that have… View Article Read more about The Storage and Handling of Sun Gro Products »