Category Archives: green industry

Can great copywriting help recruit the best candidate for a job?

In the case of this help wanted ad it may have made all the difference! A few weeks ago I received the copy below. It was a want ad to fill an important position at the company. They wanted me … Continue reading

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Partnership provides tools to enhance water quality and food safety

Water intelligence coordinator KETOS, Inc., and agriculture leader Dramm Corporation today announced a strategic partnership to empower growers across the U.S. and Canada.  Understanding the correlation between water quality and food safety Dramm will use KETOS water monitoring solutions to … Continue reading

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Danger: Keep out!

In my latest article for Greenhouse Management magazine I share advice from the experts on installing protective insect screens that will reduce pest populations and ultimately, the use of pesticides. Consumers’ desire for pesticide-free ornamental and edible crops, coupled with … Continue reading

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Is climate change driving sales of garden related products?

  Gardeners spent a record $47.8 billion on lawn and garden products this past year, according to the Garden Media Group’s 2019 Trends Report. The effects of climate change could be driving up sales of garden related products as people … Continue reading

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