Latest Seedling Stories

2011-12-12 21:57:59

The quality of agricultural seedlings is important to crop growth and yield after transplantation.

2011-06-22 22:41:03

In horticultural production, growers often depend on systems that use artificial light to produce high-quality transplants.

2011-01-24 08:47:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G.

2010-07-01 12:00:16

A team of researchers from Duke University and the Salk Institute for Biological Studies has found a central part in the machinery that turns plants green when they sense light.

2010-06-25 08:11:42

A team of researchers have identified the courier that gives the signal to revamp the plant's gene expression pattern after photoreceptors have been activated by light.

2010-03-01 07:31:24

Power struggle between genetic master switches decides stem cell fate, growth orientation in plants.

2010-02-19 07:59:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Landowners seeking to plant trees beneficial to wildlife are encouraged to order seedlings being offered by the Pennsylvania Game Commission's Howard Nursery, which is accepting orders until April 27.

2010-01-13 10:59:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G.

Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]