The South Carolina Greenhouse Growers Association recently announced the naming of a scholarship in honor of Jāderloon® founder Donald F. Looney, Sr. An excerpt from the announcement is below: “Don’s dedication to the greenhouse industry was immeasurable. His innovative ideas created equipment and supplies that have become standards in our industry. His generosity and willingness … Continue reading SC Greenhouse Growers Association Names Scholarship in Honor of Donald F. Looney, Sr.
Over the last several years, Ark Encounter in Williamstown, Kentucky has purchased seven greenhouses from The Greenhouse Company. Tim Schmidt, the Senior Director of Site Development and Horticulture at Ark Encounter, stated that they currently grow about 20,000 six-inch annuals yearly as well as several thousand tropicals for their own use and for use at their sister … Continue reading Ark Encounter in Williamstown, KY Chooses The Greenhouse Company
Order Kwic-Klip® in 4 ft pieces (box contains 25 pieces of cap or base) online or through Amazon starting in March.
Walters Gardens’ trial manager discusses precautions the grower has taken, preparing for drastic temperature changes and how to prepare greenhouses for subzero temperatures. Read more in Greenhouse Management Magazine.
A University of South Carolina graduate, photographer, and skilled guitar player, Mark offers customers of The Greenhouse Company a wealth of knowledge in helping to design the best greenhouses tailored to their unique needs. He began in the industry in the early 1980’s and has experience in greenhouse manufacturing, shipping, and sales. Mark has … Continue reading Mark McLane Returns to The Greenhouse Company Sales Team
Tips to Avoid Spring Headaches and Product Losses Exhaust Fan Belts: • Re-adjust belt tension after 8 – 10 hours of operation. • Check for proper belt tension by pushing on belt between blade pulley and motor pulley with index finger. Belt should move about ½ inch with 5 pounds of pressure. • Keep replacement … Continue reading Prepare Your Greenhouses Now for Spring Weather!
Stay tuned for the launch of our new and improved online store. Greenhouse growing accessories Heating, cooling & ventilation systems Components and controls Greenhouse frames Residential greenhouses Metal buildings Check our website soon for the updated online store!
The Greenhouse Company was recently recognized as a finalist for the Manufacturing Transformation and Operational Excellence Award at the 2018 South Carolina Manufacturing Conference and Expo. The nominees for this award achieved real-world, bottom line results through the adoption of continuous improvement and/or operational excellence tools and techniques. Judy Moore, Owner of The Greenhouse Company, … Continue reading Manufacturing Transformation and Operational Excellence Award
The following is a testimonial from Nancy Platt, teacher at James B Edwards Elementary: “After purchasing and using a small greenhouse with our … Continue reading Featured Project: James B Edwards Elementary
The Greenhouse Company is pleased to announce our newest product – the Cumberland greenhouse. Ideal for Growers, Retail, and Education More affordable option without compromising strength Available in smaller sizes Stay tuned for more information!
As evidenced by the photos, our Jāderloon® greenhouses recently withstood hurricane Florence in North Carolina better than a competitive greenhouse. The left photo is of a Jāderloon® greenhouse in Eastern North Carolina after hurricane Florence. Note that the frame is noticeably in tact. The right photo is of a competitor’s greenhouse also at the same location just after … Continue reading Jāderloon® Greenhouses Withstand Hurricane Winds
Come see us at the follow trade shows coming up in January and February 2019! Mid-Atlantic Nursery Trade Show (MANTS), Baltimore, MD Jan. 9-11 Booth 654 MANTS 2019 NC Green and Growin’ Trade Show, Greensboro, NC Jan. 17-18 Booth 117 NC Green and Growin’ 2019 Wintergreen Trade Show, Duluth, GA Jan. 25-26 Booth 521 Wintergreen … Continue reading Come See Us at the Winter Trade Shows Coming Up!
Donald Franklin Looney, Sr. November 14, 1944 – November 28, 2018 Donald Franklin Looney, Sr. of Irmo, S.C., our beloved father, brother, uncle, and friend, entered the triumphant glory of God on November 28, 2018. A memorial service celebrating Don’s life will be held at 2:00pm on December 8, 2018 at Union United Methodist Church, 7582 Woodrow St, … Continue reading The Greenhouse Company Loses One of It’s Founders.
The Greenhouse Company would like to wish you a very happy holidays. We will be closed for Thanksgiving, Thursday and Friday, November 22nd and 23rd. We will also be closed for Christmas, Monday and Tuesday, December 24th and 25th.
Stop by our booth and say hi when visiting the following trade shows: Tennessee Green Industry Expo TNGIE Show Booth 540 September 27-28, 2018 Wilson County Exposition Center 945 East Baddour Parkway Lebanon, TN Trade Show Hours: Thursday: 9:00am -5:00 pm Friday: 9:00am-2:00pm Florida Nursery, Growers, and Landscape Show FNGLA Show Booth 976 October 4-6, 2018 … Continue reading Come See Us! Fall Trade Shows Are Coming Up!
The Greenhouse Company is open and operational today. Please email, call, or contact us via our website for your greenhouse repair needs. We are fully stocked and ready to assist.
Our Engineer compiled the following list of suggestions assuming the worst-case scenario of extremely high winds from Hurricanes. The extent of the preparations will depend on your location and will ultimately be a judgement call on your part. Close roof and any other type of vents. Turn off fans and shutters. To reduce the chance of a … Continue reading How to Prepare Your Greenhouse for a Hurricane
As we near the end of summer, the cool fall weather is just around the corner. Now is a great time to evaluate your greenhouse needs for the fall and prepare for cool weather and freezes. Check Heaters It may not seem necessary to check heating systems during the summer heat, but now is the … Continue reading It’s Not Too Early to Start Preparing for Fall Weather
The Jāderloon® Coldframe greenhouse is ideal for growers. It can be used to cover winter plants in cool weather, as a heated greenhouse in warmer climates, or as a shade structure. This diverse greenhouse option can be built to your specific needs: Bay widths – 12′ to 30′ available Lengths – any multiples of 3′, … Continue reading Featured Product: Coldframe
Can your greenhouses withstand hurricanes? Jāderloon® is proud to manufacture strong greenhouses designed to withstand the worst weather while providing the best protection for plants. Frames are 30% stronger Built of strongest materials available in the greenhouse industry Tested in hurricane alley for over 30 years 99.9% hurricane survival rate Learn About Jāderloon® Greenhouse’s Superior … Continue reading I’m Still Standing – Withstanding Hurricanes with Jāderloon®