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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 Vol. 80 No. 9


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January 2017 Issue

Features
The Making of a TC Pioneer | Chris Beytes
Occasionally, GrowerTalks likes to reveal little-known stories about the birth, growth or success of a well-known horticultural business. This month: How the loss of his mother and the affection of his friends started Ray Oglesby on the road to becoming a tissue culture pioneer.

CRFs for URCs | Christopher J. Currey & Roberto G. Lopez
A new strategy for fertilizing cuttings.



Culture Notes
Reach for the Sky with First Editions Straight Talk Privet | BreAnne Nott
With the resurgence of hedging and screening plants into the marketplace, First Editions Straight Talk is a timely addition to the First Editions line.

Frostkiss Hellebore Production 101 | April Herring-Murray
Frostkiss Hellebore are easy to grow when just a few key growing tips are followed.



Columns
Media pH: Keeping the Green in Spring | Rick Yates
Media pH is a dynamic system with several variables that need to be well managed in order to produce crops that meet their potential.

Revisiting Some History | Jennifer Zurko
This year, GrowerTalks turns 80 years old.




Under an Acre

John Bolton never dreamed of leaving his long-term career to operate his own growing business. However, his life was about to go through a dramatic change.
Pest Management

Applications of insect-killing nematodes have become increasingly popular among greenhouse growers and some have asked us about rearing their own nematodes in order to save on costs.
Growers Talk Business

No matter the tailwinds or headwinds, our plan for 2017 is a relentless focus on quality in everything we do.
Acres & Acres

It behooves you to do everything in your power to give them what they need to be happy on the job.

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