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Mycorrhizae Return on Investment – Production Efficiency

Earlier in my career, I attended the grand opening of a large new plug facility.…

How to Get the Best Results With Debug® Turbo

Debug® Turbo is an OMRI-listed product that combines an insecticide, miticide, nematicide, and fungicide into…

Mother’s Day Social Media Captions to be Inspired By…

Mother's Day is only two weeks away! Have you thought about your social media plan?…

Mycorrhizal Fungi Team Up with Mums and Poinsettias

For all the mum and poinsettia growers out there, we know you are gearing up…

Three Ways for Your Business to Celebrate National Flower Day on Social Media

Taking place every March 21st, National Flower Day is a testament to the profound impact…

Mycorrhizal Applications Welcomes Three New Team Members

Mycorrhizal Applications welcomes three new team members to support its product development, research, trade events,…

Applying MycoApply Injector Endo Organic

In the realm of sustainable agriculture, applying MycoApply® Injector Endo Organic to your crop is…

Mycorrhizae Return on Investment – Benefit of Multiple Species

An important part of maximizing your mycorrhizae return on investment is having the best technology…

Pyganic® – Pyrethrins Extracted from Chrysanthemums

As part of a sustainable integrated pest management (IPM) strategy, many growers utilize botanical insecticides…

Mycorrhizae Return on Investment – Reduced Nutrient Loss

We all know the feeling. You pour a glass of your favorite beverage, you drink…

Unlock Savings on New Products with Mycorrhizal Applications’ Spring 2024 New Products Discount Program

Are you ready to kickstart your 2024 with cutting-edge biological products and unbeatable discounts? Look…

Mycorrhizae Return on Investment – Nutrient Use Efficiency

Successful growers know their operating costs. They also know what production changes will positively impact…

Mycorrhizae Return on Investment – Nutrients

As the horticultural industry has evolved over the last several years, it has been evident…

Azera® Pro: The Right Choice for Botanically Derived Pest Control

The horticulture industry has been making a continual change towards plant health solutions that take…

Introducing Magic Gardener® to the Retail Market

Retailers are always looking for the best plant health solutions to carry in their garden…

Mycorrhizae, The Power of the Propagule

Every couple of months when I choose a mycorrhizae topic to talk about, I often…

Introducing AmyloShield™ – A Formidable Biofungicide

Powdery mildew, botrytis, downy mildew? Now those would be some scary trick-or-treaters to show up…

No Time Like the Present for Mycorrhizae

As we are often told in life, timing is everything. As I am writing this…

Tech Tips: Mycorrhizae, a Key for a Better Lawn

Article Submission for Greenhouse Grower’s Benchrunner. Before I jump into this subject, you might be…

Two Big Announcements for Actinovate®!

Two Big Announcements for Actinovate®! Novozymes is announcing two new developments for Actinovate® biological fungicide:…

Tech Tips: How to Utilize Mycorrhizae in Hydroponics

Today, we’re focusing on a question that keeps coming up more and more: “Can mycorrhizae…

Debug Modes of Action: Neem Insecticide MOA

Debug Modes of Action: Neem Insecticide MOA Debug products are botanically derived multi-purpose insecticides, miticides,…

How to Organize a Mycorrhizal Trial and Analysis

Even though it has been estimated that mycorrhizae have been around for over 450 million…

Increase Cut Flower Stem Length with ProGibb LV Plus T&O

Increase Cut Flower Stem Length with ProGibb LV Plus T&O Successful cut flower production depends…

Introducing Debug Botanical Insecticides

Debug is actually quite a bit more than a Botanical Insecticide, as it is in…

Choosing a Sustainable Growing Strategy

I recently watched a political debate for the US Senate. One of the candidates used…

Valent BioSciences Sustainability Report

At the core of everything that we do at Mycorrhizal Applications, both as an individual…

MycoApply 2022 Ornamental Trials

Our early summer MycoApply trials, conducted in Columbus Ohio, and displayed in person at the…

Tough Times Merit Mycorrhizae Use

Spring 2022 has not been a repeat of spring 2021 for most North American growers,…

MycoApply EndoThrive Video

Introducing MycoApply EndoThrive.  Please enjoy this Product Video, and let us know if you have…

Earth Day 2022 at Mycorrhizal Applications

The theme of Earth Day 2022 is Investing in Our Planet with a call to…

House Plants Thrive with Mycorrhizae

House plant sales have flourished under the pandemic. The reasons are varied: New home offices,…

Improve Plant Nutrient Efficiency
with Mycorrhizae

“Insane Fertilizer Prices”, was the headline in a recent industry newsletter. The price of fertilizer…

How to Maximize the Effectiveness of PyGanic, and other Pyrethrum Insecticides

The use of botanical insecticides (such as pyrethrum, which is derived from chrysanthemum flowers) has…

EndoThrive – A Technology Breakthrough

In its latest leap in advancing mycorrhizal inoculant technology, MA has released MycoApply® EndoThrive, a…

2021 Ornamental Trials

MycoApply 2021 Ornamental Trials Our early summer MycoApply trials, conducted in Columbus Ohio, and displayed…

Prepare Now for Spring Mycorrhizae Use

For many growers, July marks the end of one growing year and the beginning of…

Reduce Labor with Mycorrhizae Use

In July 2019 Ken Fisher, AmericanHort’s President and Chief Executive Officer, stated in his Keynote…

Brief Intro to Biostimulants

What is a Biostimulant? Biostimulants are a broad and emerging topic, with a lot of…

Mycorrhizal Spore vs. Propagule: An Attempt to Clarify

As you may have noticed, some producers and manufacturers of mycorrhizal inoculant products are currently…

Mycorrhizae Use Makes Sense with Hemp

Over my career with Mycorrhizal Applications, one of the more frequently asked questions I get…

Reduced Risk of Resistance with Botanical Insecticides

Among the many benefits of the utilization of botanical insecticides versus synthetic pesticide compounds, one…

Mycorrhizae – Four Species is Better than One

  In 1968, one of the most classic rock ‘n roll bands of all time,…

Top-5 Uses of 6-BA Cytokinin Plant Growth Regulators in Ornamental Plants

Commercial ornamental plant growers have to satisfy various consumer requirements in order to deliver high-quality…

Ectomycorrhizae, Just the Facts

It All Started with Ectos Dr. Mike Amaranthus’s introduction to success working with mycorrhizae started…

The Latest Updates in Gibberellin PGRs in Ornamental Horticulture

PGRs are some of the most powerful tools that ornamental plant producers have in their…

Improve your IPM Program With the Help of Mycorrhizal Applications’ Product Line

Each year more and more growers are changing their growing practices to become more environmentally…

Risk Management in the Era of COVID-19

The United States’ economy was on a roll. It had experienced over ten years of…

Mycorrhizae: The Big Questions Answered

Often when our sales team talks with customers during a sales call or at a…

Top 5 Greenhouse Fungal Pathogens – How Actinovate® Biofungicide Can Help

Pathogenic microbes are a challenge everyone trying to raise plants is familiar with, from the…

Endo, Ecto, Other, Oh My!

Often one of the initial barriers for a potential user of mycorrhizae is trying to…

Top 3 Uses of CytoFlor Plant Growth Regulator

6-benzyladenine (6-BA) is the active ingredient of CytoFlor, a cytokinin PGR. The CytoFlor plant growth…

2020 Update: Application Options for MycoApply Mycorrhizae in Greenhouse and Nursery Production

This original article was a popular read in 2019 in our Meister Sponsored Newsletter and…

New MycoApply Animation Video

Check out our latest animation project to learn how MycoApply mycorrhizal inoculant products work, including…

Reduce Horticulture Crop Shrink with Mycorrhizae

No grower wants to see their hard work end up in the dumpster. As we…

Top-5 Greenhouse Insect Pests – How MGK’s OMRI Insecticides Can Help

Insect pests in greenhouses are a problem that all growers experience to some degree during…

Boost Your Propagation with MycoApply Mycorrhizae

With Autumn in full effect, it’s prime time for propagation throughout the US.  And, unless…

Mycorrhizae Usage Can Address Many of the Horticulture Industry’s 2019 Concerns

During a keynote presentation at this year’s Cultivate,  Ken Fisher,  AmericanHort’s President and Chief Executive…

Introducing a new 6-BA Plant Growth Regulator for the Horticulture Industry: CytoFlor™

Produced by Plant Growth Regulator (PGR) industry leader, Valent BioSciences, CytoFlor™ is a state-of-the-art formulation…

MycoApply Mycorrhizal Product Line: What is the Best Option for You?

Over the last two years Mycorrhizal Applications® has made a lot of changes to our…

Versatile and Powerful Actinovate® Biological Fungicides Now Feature One-Year Shelf Life

How do you make one of the industry’s most powerful and versatile OMRI-Listed biological fungicides…

The Benefits of Botanical Insecticides

Over hundreds of millions of years of evolution, many plants have developed natural mechanisms to…

MycoApply Injector Endo – A Product Requested by Growers

September 2019 Update: MycoApply® Injector Endo is now registered and available for sale in all…

When and Why to Use Gibberellins in Ornamental Horticulture

The successful use of Plant Growth Regulators (PGRs) in ornamental horticulture is not only a…

Application Options for MycoApply Mycorrhizae in Greenhouse and Nursery Production

After several thousand grower visits in my career, one critical piece of information I have…

Introducing Azera Pro Organic Insecticide

We are excited to share the news that there is a new organic professional insecticide…

Mycorrhizal Diversity Makes A Difference

Let me start out with a quick story, or parable, to illustrate the value of…

MycoApply® Ultrafine Endo Now Available in 1 lb. Bags

We have responded to customer feedback, and are meeting increasing demand for our premier suspendable…

MycoApply EndoPrime Nominated for Best New Product 2018

MycoApply® EndoPrime has been nominated as one of the top-10 new products of the year…

Mycorrhizae – Features, Advantages and Benefits for Growers

“Mycorrhizae” is one of those technologies that most growers have heard of, know something about,…

Actinovate – Active Ingredients, Proactive Innovations

The emphasis on communication between growers and the allied industry suppliers who create supporting products…

BPIA Biostimulants Webinar

Biostimulants What are they and how do they work? If you work in agriculture or…

Introduction to Mycorrhizal Use in Landscaping

What are Mycorrhizal Fungi? Essentially, mycorrhizae are beneficial soil organisms that have a symbiotic relationship…

Let’s Talk Active Ingredients – MGK Botanical Insecticides

Pyrethrum and Azadirachtin: What are they and how do they work? First let’s talk about…

How To Incorporate Mycorrhizae Into Your Production Protocol

Mycorrhizae are beneficial soil fungi that form a relationship with plant roots. The mycorrhizal hyphae,…

The Philosophy Behind the Biorational Portfolio Offered by Mycorrhizal Applications

Mycorrhizal Applications has been a leader in the production and commercialization of mycorrhizal fungi for…

Is Treating with MycoApply® Mycorrhizae Cost Effective in a Greenhouse or Nursery?

By Blair Busenbark, Sales and Commercial Marketing Manager When I visit a greenhouse or nursery…

ProGibb® T&O: Use of Gibberellic Acid in Ornamentals, Cut Flower, and Turf

Gibberellins Gibberellins (or gibberellic acids; GAs) are a family of compounds based on the ent-gibberellane molecular…

Managing Whiteflies and Aphids with MGK’s Botanical Insecticides

Aphids and whiteflies actually have a lot in common. Whiteflies are not actually flies at…

Have You Considered Using Mycorrhizae?

Why Mycorrhizae, Why Now? Mycorrhizae are not new, in fact they have been around for…

Plants Grown with Mycorrhizae Shine at Retail and in the Landscape

The many benefits that mycorrhizal fungi provide to plants are extremely well documented.  In fact,…

Actinovate Biological Fungicides – A Powerful and Versatile Tool

Actinovate biological fungicides offer growers and home gardeners a very powerful and versatile Organic (OMRI Listed)…

Endomycorrhizal Benefits for Professional Growers and Horticulturists

Endomycorrhizal fungi (also known as arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi, or AMF) are beneficial microscopic organisms that…

Managing Mites in Professional Greenhouses

We’ve all been there… You are growing your plants in your greenhouse and everything is…

Mycorrhizal Applications Now Master Distributor of a Suite of Biological Plant Support Products

GRANTS PASS, Ore.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mycorrhizal Applications (MA) is proud to announce that it is now the…

Everybody’s Doing It—Should You? (GrowerTalks Cover Story)

by Jennifer Zurko (Excerpt from GrowerTalks, February 2017) It’s an important word that’s hard to pronounce,…

Forest Primeval and the Urban Landscape

Longfellow’s idyllic forest primeval is far from today’s modern urban landscape. Urban landscapes face many…

Do Mycorrhizae have a Role in Hydroponics

The seemingly magical properties of mycorrhizal fungi (aka ‘Mycorrhizae’) are already fairly well known to…

Declaration of Interdependence

What do they do for plants? These mycorrhizal fungi increase the surface absorbing area of…

How Mycorrhizae Can Improve Plant Quality

A mycorrhiza (plural Mycorrhizae) is an anatomical structure that results from a symbiotic association between…

The Dirt on Biodiversity: Mycorrhizal Fungi Essential to Healthy Vineyard Soil

By Jessica Cortell (excerpt from Oregon Wine Press) How often do we contemplate the biodiversity of…

Getting To The Root Of Improved Fruit And Vegetable Production

By: Lauren María Alexander (Excerpt from Growing Produce, September 2016) Taking a holistic approach to…

New Growing Media Advancements Giving Growers More Options

By: Laura Drotleff (Excerpt from Greenhouse Grower, December 2016) A number of advancements in growing…

Everybody’s Doing It—Should You? (GrowerTalks Cover Story)

by Jennifer Zurko (Excerpt from GrowerTalks, February 2017) It’s an important word that’s hard to pronounce,…

Ponderosa Pine Inoculated with Rhizopogon

Numerous studies have shown that ectomycorrhizal fungi can profoundly affect conifer performance by facilitating nutrient…

Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Inoculation Following Biocide Treatment

Commercial production of tree seedlings often includes various biocidal soil treatments for disease control. Such…

Blue Collar Fungi

Considering its critical importance to tree care, it is no surprise that tree care professionals…

Putting Trees on Cruise Control

When you got in the car today, what did you do? You cranked it up…

The Dirt on Biodiversity: Mycorrhizal fungi essential to healthy vineyard soil

By Jessica Cortell (excerpt from Oregon Wine Press) Link to Original Article: http://www.oregonwinepress.com/dirt-biodiversity  How often do we…

What are Mycorrhizal Fungi

This brief animation shows how mycorrhizae work and how mycorrhizal fungi attach to roots, explore…

Getting To The Root Of Improved Fruit And Vegetable Production

By: Lauren María Alexander (Excerpt from Growing Produce, September 2016) Link to Original Article: http://www.growingproduce.com/vegetables/getting-to-the-root-of-improved-fruit-and-vegetable-production/ Taking…

Maine Potato Study

Read more about the Maine Potato Study below. 6 trials on 6 farms. Average yield…

NDSU Carrington Soybean Inoculant Evaluation 2013

MycoApply® Liquid Endo significantly improved soybean yields by 19% compared to the untreated control (LSD…

Almond Study and Drought Resistance

Establishing almond seedlings on sites where water is limiting will reduce the size and vigor…

Australian Potato Trials with MycoApply Mycorrhizal Inoculum

Attached you will find some recent potato data with MycoApply in Australia. Potato continues to…