Sampling water for quality tests

Sampling water for quality tests

Plants vary in their ability to tolerate poor quality water. Similarly, soils vary in their resistance to the effects of poor quality water. Knowledge of the quality of any given water supply, assessed by chemical analysis, is essential in managing this … Continued
Keeping irrigation water clean

Keeping irrigation water clean

An efficient irrigation system that has been designed for your crop and farm is an essential feature of a successful flower growing business. However, the efficiency of an irrigation system and plant yield can be reduced by poor water quality and the spread of … Continued
Environmental Management Guidelines for Growing Cut Flowers

Environmental Management Guidelines for Growing Cut Flowers

The Guidelines aim to help growers understand the impact of cut flower growing on the environment and be better environmental managers. They summarise good management and best farm operation practices that will reduce harmful environmental impacts and maximise sustainable economic production of high quality … Continued