What You Need To Start A Plant Propagation Business Part 6

The next item on the list you will need when starting your plant propagation nursery are licenses. Before starting out, it is a good idea to find out which licenses you will need.  Every state differs on which licenses you … Continue reading

What You Need To Start A Plant Propagation Business Part 5

The fifth item needed to start a plant propagation business is the actual misting beds to root your cuttings in. I touched on the rooting media you need for the misting beds in part 4 and will explain how to … Continue reading

What You Need To Start A Plant Propagation Business Part 4

The fourth item needed to start a plant propagation business is rooting media for your cuttings. As I mentioned in part 3, sand can be used to root softwood cuttings. Common everyday sand. The best thing about using sand is … Continue reading

What You Need To Start A Plant Propagation Business Part 3

The third item needed to start a plant propagation business is space. Surprisingly, you really don’t need much space to start your plant propagation nursery. I know what you are thinking; every nursery you have been to has been fairly … Continue reading

Intermittent Misting Systems-How To Build Your Own

This article will lay out the steps and materials you need to build your own misting system to propagate plants. How to build your own misting system Here is a list of materials and quantities needed to build a basic … Continue reading

What You Need To Start A Plant Propagation Business Part 2

The second item needed to start a plant propagation business is plants. Not just any plants, but the exact plants you will be taking your cuttings from. At this point you need to decide which business you are actually in. … Continue reading

What You Need To Start A Plant Propagation Business Part 1

This article is a first in a series that will explain what you will need to start your own plant propagation business. The first item you will need when starting your propagation business is knowledge. You need to have a … Continue reading

Using A Misting System to Root Softwood Cuttings-Factors To Consider Part 2

When a misting timer is programmed, it will follow the program until the propagator makes a change or some other device tells the system to operate differently. These devices can include an electronic leaf (which I don’t recommend in most cases) or a rain and freeze sensor

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