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Boost Retail Sales with Resilience® Enhanced Mixes!

Sun Gro Horticulture® is proud to introduce RESiLIENCE®, mixes enhanced with silicon.  Available in select Black Gold®, Fafard®, Sunshine® and Sunshine Advanced® premium potting soils. Resilience is Sun Gro’s brand name for growing mixes enriched with beneficial silicon—a patented technology developed by the company’s own research horticulturists. These enhanced potting mixes offer IGC retailers, growers,… View Article Read more about Boost Retail Sales with Resilience® Enhanced Mixes! »

Time to Say Sí to Silicon — And Bring Back the Missing Element in Soilless Growing

By Shiv Reddy   Silicon potting mix was one of the new products developed in the 1990s at the then Sun Gro R&D facility in Warwick (New York). Dr Shiv Reddy, along with the late Dr Paul King, developed and patented a novel soilless growing media that includes silicon. Dr Todd Cavins, who had researched… View Article Read more about Time to Say Sí to Silicon — And Bring Back the Missing Element in Soilless Growing »