Irrigation Scheduling

Irrigation Scheduling

Irrigation scheduling has an important role in achieving an optimum yield of high-quality cut flower or foliage products. It relies on the simple principle of growing plants within their acceptable stress levels by ensuring soil moisture is kept at the … Continued
HAL Project FL09000 Assessment of mulch to improve water use efficiency and productivity of in-ground native flower production

HAL Project FL09000 Assessment of mulch to improve water use efficiency and productivity of in-ground native flower production

The environmental benefits of mulch are well documented. However it is a practice that some commercial growers in the horticultural industries have been reluctant to adopt. The greatest barrier to adoption is the perceived cost coupled with the long time … Continued