6 Nursery and Greenhouse Equipment Must-Haves to Skyrocket Efficiency and Prevent Plant Loss Growers need tough hard-working machines to get the job done. Whether you are managing the complexities of a greenhouse to make sure you deliver your poinsettias for Christmas or you are a nursery ensuring your product is ready at the right moment to deliver to customers for the spring season, you rely on your hard-working equipment and team to hit those deadlines. Check out these equipment ideas to streamline efficiency so you can rock your production and hit those numbers. 1. GROUND GRINDER | 1 Yard Soil […]
Our Equipment on your time with a reoccurring short term lease We’re introducing a lease program for you to utilize commercial grade equipment once or twice a year while not having to take on the burden of buying the equipment outright. In summary, you can use the machine once or twice a year to complete your rice hull application needs and after your lease period, the machine is rotated to another customer. Giving you the ability to optimize labor and efficiently apply rice hulls while making your money go farther. Don’t pay for a machine to sit most of the […]
The “YARDSHOT” Check out our new rice hull mulch dispenser for landscapers. Use this machine to apply rice hull mulch to landscape beds and gardens at residential locations. Purchase this complete system to easily offer more value added services to your landscape and yard maintenance operation. Simple long lasting weed control for your customers – No Chemicals! Complete setup – No adjusting! Organic and less costly than bark. Visible weed barrier.
The “TOPSHOT” Check out our new rice hull topper for integrating rice hull or other material onto your potting or canning line. Purchase this complete system to easily utilize 30 cubic-foot bales. Easily operated in tandem with the rest of the line – No operator! Excess Rice Hulls cycled back through – No waste! Large Bales and Large Capacity – 30CF Rice Hull Bales and 15Gal Containers Use as a semi-automatic potting machine.
Purchase with your new machine or replace your current hose hanger with a crank operated hose reel. This addon will reduce operator effort to retract the hose from rows and allow for faster movement between plant beds.
The “LONGSHOT” Purchase with your new machine or replace your current hose hanger with an electric powered rewind hose reel. This addon is for when you are trying to apply rice hulls where you have long rows and will allow you to reach up to 250ft from each side allowing for a total bed length of 500ft. Easy electric rewind to eliminate need for operator to drag hose in Swivel joint to allow for rewinding when dispensing Hose can pull out from either side of machine Retrofit on current machines or purchase with new Reduce operator fatigue Submit a request […]
Grower Talks Rice Hull Blower Product Launch The new Rice Hull Blower is a simple-to-operate, productive, rice husk pot-topping equipment built for the wholesale container grower. This machien is used to dispense rice hull material to top dress and cover containers in the field. PBH Rice Hulls are used as a mulch providing an inhospitable environment for weeds. made in the USA. https://www.growertalks.com/
Stilt.Pro Equipment Rolls Out Rice Hull Blower From the Nursery & Landscape Insider Stilt.Pro Equipment Rolls Out Rice Hull Blower With the ever-increasing cost of chemicals and ever-decreasing supply of labor to hand weed any preemergence escapes, a lot of growers are looking for ways to stretch weed control in container operations. Well, last summer I saw an interesting prototype system to apply rice hulls to containers, developed by Stilt.Pro. My first thought was that this is perfect for situations whereby just potted plants have that two-week window before preemergence herbicides can be applied. Of course, any mulch also reduces weed pressure by […]
This section is about Industry 4.0 and IoT and how it can have a positive effect on the horticultural wholesale nursery. Have you been feeling overwhelmed by how fast the world and technology is changing? Do you feel lost in the number of choices and options? Do you feel like you are unable to make sense of all the new technology and how it can impact your business? If you align with any of this, let me try to break it down for you as well as show you some of the options and benefits. We are at a point […]
Frequently Asked Questions about Rice Hull Topdressers What is rice hull material? Rice hull or husk material is the case or chaff of the rice. It is a byproduct of the rice you purchase at the grocery store. The hull is then compressed into a bag and sold to growers for use in their operation. How is rice hull material sold? Rice hull material is typically sold in 50lb bags or 30 cubic foot sacks. The 50lb bags are then put 16 on a pallet. This size is manageable for a machine operator to load in the field. The 30 […]