New Beacon Impatiens

    Mark Gross, PanAmerican Seed Co.     PanAmerican Seed® is excited to announce the return of impatiens! There’s now a solution to bring Impatiens wallerianaback into production without the risk of disease. New Beacon™ Impatiens offers high resistance to the currently known and widely prevalent populations of Plasmopara obducens, the pathogen that causes Read more about New Beacon Impatiens[…]

TREND ALERT: Shishito Peppers are Hot! (Well, at least one in ten peppers is said to be…)

TREND ALERT: Shishito Peppers are Hot! (Well, at least one in ten peppers is said to be…) What you need to know about these unique peppers! By: Tracy K. Lee Product Development: Home Garden, Indoor Leaf, Niche Crops       Shishito peppers are popping up on menus and retail shelves all over America. Their Read more about TREND ALERT: Shishito Peppers are Hot! (Well, at least one in ten peppers is said to be…)[…]

Peppers for the Patio: So Many Options!

By Jeannine Bogard   Extensively trialed in Gilroy, California, Syngenta peppers readily adapt to containers  as small as 10″. Compared to in-ground plantings, our pepper varieties maintain fruit size, flavor, and yield potential in containers. To avoid water stress and tipping over from high fruit load, the ideal patio pot size is 12″-14″. Cages are highly recommended Read more about Peppers for the Patio: So Many Options![…]

Unique and Flavorful Market and Garden Vegetables

            Unique and flavorful vegetable varieties win coveted All America Selection awards and earn the attention of those who enjoy the nations increased flavor euphoria, our country’s changing tastes and demand for well-crafted vegetable varieties is on the rise. Check out Seeds by Design’s new 2017 AAS winners. Breeding work Read more about Unique and Flavorful Market and Garden Vegetables[…]

Prime performing fall vegetables for farm market produce growers

For me, seasons pass too quickly. In mid-December, it always feels like the growing season is a long time off and the short days and long nights seem endless. Once winter breaks, the action picks up fast and there are no dull moments. Suddenly, here we are at the first of July. Spring planting is Read more about Prime performing fall vegetables for farm market produce growers[…]