Horti Generation

Category - AGRONOMY

Intensive organic rapsberry cultivation under high-tunnel in North America

Raspberry cultivation under greenhouses:...

Raspberry imports to North America have increased in recent years. Raspberry cultivation under protected environment can provide good yield in the fall if the duration of the growing season is long enough. Moreover, raspberries production under...

local production and alternative crops in 2020

Next-Generation of greenhouse growers in...

In general, three crops (vegetables / fruits) are the most represented in North America through the provinces and states. Indeed, tomatoes, peppers and cucumbers are frequently found in Canadian and American greenhouses. [...] Lately, high...

Intensive hemp production under plastic greenhouse

Benefits of hemp cultivation under...

Hemp (Cannabis sativa L.) has been cultivated for many years in the world. The plant has been used to make ropes, sails and clothing. Indeed, hemp fibers, found on the outside of the hemp stalk, are the most resistant...

Tomato cultivation under modern greenhouses

The tomato or Lycopersicum esculentum Mill belongs to the Solanaceae family. The plant is native from Latin America (tropical climate). It has special requirements: sensitive to cold, very vulnerable to frost and hot winds. The temperature is a...

Intensive blueberries production using...

The wild blueberry Vaccinium myrtillus grows on very small shrubs, about 50 cm high, in the light undergrowth with acidic soil. The plant is native to North America. The shrub can reach 2.50 m in height and gives fruits bigger than wild...

Mango trees cultivation under greenhouse...

The origin center of the mango is located in Southeast Asia. Today, the mango is cultivated in tropical and subtropical regions The mango tree (Mangifera Indica L.) cultivation in the world is expanding. Mangifera indica have several varieties...