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New report compares impact of propagation trays on tree establishment
New report compares impact of propagation trays on tree establishment

What happens in propagation doesn’t stay in propagation, according to a new report titled The Impact of Propagation Trays on Tree Establishment. Published today, the report summarizes key findings from a five-year field trial conducted by Vineland Research and Innovation Centre (Vineland), in partnership with A.M.A. Horticulture Inc. (A.M.A.).  Researchers propagated black cherry and easter...

New report on findings from propagation tray trial to launch at Landscape Ontario Congress
New report on findings from propagation tray trial to launch at Landscape Ontario Congress

For the past five years, A.M.A. Horticulture (A.M.A.) has partnered with Vineland Research and Innovation Centre (Vineland) to conduct a field trial comparing four commonly used propagation trays, including the innovative, open-wall RootSmart™ tray. The trial aimed to determine whether root defects occurring in propagation would persist in the field, and whether an open-wall tray......

Solution Spotlight: Bali Hanging Pot
Solution Spotlight: Bali Hanging Pot

Have you seen our adorable Bali Hanging Pots? These belly-shaped containers from Bato are perfect for bedding plants – with the hanger, or without. And you can put your water worries to rest. The pot’s cross bottom design promotes optimal drainage, with no saucers needed. It also features a built-in internal water reservoir! “One thing......

New video spotlights A.M.A.’s vision for horticulture  
New video spotlights A.M.A.’s vision for horticulture  

A.M.A. Horticulture Inc. (A.M.A.) has launched a new video as part of its 40th anniversary celebrations. Titled Always Learning, Always Growing, the video features members of the A.M.A. team, together with customers and partners, providing candid perspectives on the horticulture supplier’s values, culture, approach to business and vision for cultivating the future of horticulture. “Horticultur...

A.M.A. spotlight in Hortidaily ahead of CGC
A.M.A. spotlight in Hortidaily ahead of CGC

We are honoured to be featured in global horticulture media platform, Hortidaily, this week ahead of the Canadian Greenhouse Conference (CGC) taking place in Niagara for the first time in person since 2019. The article, titled “Horticulture wholesaler celebrates 40 years and looks ahead to next forty“, was the top story in Hortidaily’s e-newsletter on......

Year of the Garden at A.M.A.
Year of the Garden at A.M.A.

The Canadian Garden Council is celebrating 2022 as the Year of the Garden, and A.M.A. is proud to take part in this initiative to promote horticulture and encourage Canadians to learn, grow and experiment with their own gardens. After experiencing Floriade in the Netherlands this year, we’ve seen how horticulture can capture the public’s imagination and inspire people......

Mold in peat? What you need to know
Mold in peat? What you need to know

BVB Substrates shares common types of mold, what they look like, and tips about what to do if you find it in your growing media. ...

A.M.A. at Canadian Greenhouse Conference 2022
A.M.A. at Canadian Greenhouse Conference 2022

Are you ready to grow “Onward”? We are looking forward to this year’s Canadian Greenhouse Conference – our first CGC back in person after two years! This year’s conference theme, “Onward”, resonates with us as we come out of the pandemic, reconnect in person, and celebrate A.M.A.’s 40th anniversary, looking ahead to the next 40......

Top Takeaways from Tour of Dutch Horticulture
Top Takeaways from Tour of Dutch Horticulture

This summer, the A.M.A. Horticulture team visited the Netherlands to catch up with suppliers and partners, gain inspiration and broaden our knowledge about what’s happening in the horticulture industry beyond North America. A reflection of our 40th anniversary commitment of Always Learning, Always Growing, the week-long team trip was a knowledge-packed whirlwind of flower trials,......

NASGA’s Summer Tour is coming to Ontario!
NASGA’s Summer Tour is coming to Ontario!

You know what they say: Good things grow in Ontario! The North American Strawberry Growers Association (NASGA) summer tour is coming to Ontario for the first time ever this August 16th and 17th, and we couldn’t be more excited! A.M.A. Horticulture has been a leader in North America’s berry growing industry for years and we......