Garden & Greenhouse July 2017 Issue - Page 4

Garden & Greenhouse Volume 15, Issue 6 ■ July 2017 T able of C ontents 18 Flying Skull Plant Products 6 52 Do-It-Yourself Hydroponics 7 Secrets for a High Yield Organic Garden 24 Using Water to Control Greenhouse Temperatures 30 GreenBroz Automated Harvesting Solutions 38 Effectively Integrating Drip Irrigation & Fertigation into Growing Operations 54 Swiss Chard is a Three Season Crop 55 2 Homemade Organic Garden Insecticide Recipes 55 Strawberry Tips from Planting to Harvest 44 56 Identifying and Eliminating the Two- Spot Spider Mite Tetranychus urticae Products, Plants & More 48 Magnesium Supplementation for Orchids page 6 page 48 59 Garden & Greenhouse Business Card Directory 50 Bio-fertilizers for Farming page 55 Garden & Greenhouse For Small Greenhouse Growers & Retailers, Hobby Greenhouse Owners and Indoor & Outdoor Gardeners Nichols Publishing Company 6170 Forest Hills Drive Dubuque, IA 52002 PHONE: 563.557.7571 FAX: 563.557.7641 Offi ce Manager Terri Nichols Publisher Robin Nichols PHONE: 563.557.7571 FAX: 563.557.7641 Contributing Editors Mary Ann Berdak Bill Baugh John Berends Bill Baugh Marion Catubig Eric Hopper Dr. J Benton Jones, Jr. 4 Mike McGroarty Jeff Sanders Clair Schwan Caron Wenzel Graphic Designer Char Thumser Advertising & Editorial Inquiries Questions for our gardening experts should be submitted to Ques- Garden & Greenhouse ISSN 1559-9973, is published 10 times per year, by Nichols Publishing Company, Inc., and is distributed without charge to qualifi ed subscribers in the United States. Non-qualifi ed subscription rates in the U.S., $19 per year; Canada and Mexico $75 per year; all other countries, $150 per year, payable in U.S. funds. Sub- scription requests must include name, job title, business type, address information, a signature and date. The publisher makes no representation concerning any product or service advertised in this publication. Garden & Greenhouse Magazine serves only as a medium for sell- ers to reach potential buyers and does not warrant the accuracy of any advertisement. Garden & Greenhouse Magazine makes every effort to eliminate any typographical errors and assumes no responsibility for misspelling names of people from handwrit- ten copy. All editorial items submitted are subject to editing and alteration at the dis- cretion of the publisher. Publisher reserves the right to refuse any item for publication at the sole discretion of the publisher. Design and format of this magazine is protected by the copyright laws of the U.S.A. Reproduc- tion of this publication in whole or in part is prohibited. POSTMASTER: Please send address changes to Garden & Greenhouse, 6170 Forest Hills Drive, Dubuque, IA 52002. July 2017