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Add Botanical details to batch

When creating new batches, it can happen that you miss your botanical names. In this procedure, we demonstrate how to add values into the nursery management system. You would like to add a batch of Buxus Korean, but when adding the details you find “no matches...

Chrome and Java

When opening a batch and your chrome browser is immediately redirected to the Java update page.                           To solve this: In Chrome’s address bar, type “chrome://flags” (without the quotes) and press Enter Locate the item “Enable...

Plant source database

What would you do when a customer calls you for a plant? a project requires a plant and you don’t have any? You can call all your mates and peers to see if they have it. That would be an option, a time consuming one though. Or you can ask your customer to wait...

stock inventory control systems

In order to maintain control of plants, equipment, tools and supplies an inventory control system is needed. Business management experts often classify inventory systems according to the usage of the item in inventory. Following this line of thought, a nursery or...

Plant breeder’s rights (PBR)

Plant breeder’s rights (PBR) are exclusive commercial rights for a registered variety of plant. The rights are a form of intellectual property (IP), like patents and trade marks, and are administered under the Plant Breeder’s Rights Act 1994. Prior to...

Nursery Container Levy (Pot Levy)

The Levy is a Federal tax levy to be applied to the container (plastic, ceramic, natural or other, i.e bag, pot, seedling tray/punnet) which is used by the producer. The nursery and garden industry levy program is facilitated by HAL in partnership with NGIA. It is...

what will the future bring

The Nursery Industry has come a long way over the past 20 – 30 years. New soil mixes, plastic pots, advanced chemicals and fertilisers. It seems there is a large part of the industry which still hasn’t taken the big jump to leverage technology to its full...

NextGen Hort Group

NextGen is a Horticultural Group for young people involved in the Nursery, Landscape Construction, Landscape Architecture, Landscape Design and Managerial aspects of Horticulture to build networks and move forward with a positive attitude. There are many passionate...