In the Know Newsletter

In the Know brings you practical information to help you effectively control your growing environment.  You will find fresh ideas for improving greenhouse efficiency, saving on labor and growing healthier plants in this regular newsletter with contributions from industry experts and our experienced sales and engineering team.

Current Issue

In the Know, April 2024

Greenhouses Are Not Created Equal

Your greenhouse protects your most important commodity — your crop.  Make sure you choose one that lasts. Learn more

The CS3 Greenhouse is Easily Adaptable for Production or Retail

A traditional “A” frame greenhouse, the CS3 fuses beauty with superior strength and quality construction. Learn more.

Previous Issues

In the Know

In the Know, February 2024

Personalized Project Management Leads to Successful Results

Beginning a greenhouse construction project can feel a bit intimidating. The financial investment along with the need for the greenhouse to successfully fulfill its intended purpose means expectations are high. As a company that has manufactured, designed and built greenhouses for decades, Stuppy Greenhouse understands these pressures and has processes and people in place to make sure the project is successful. Learn more

A High Tunnel For All Seasons

With all-weather strength and versatility, the PowerHouse® is engineered for nurseries and growers of horticultural crops. Learn more.

In the Know, December 2023

Keeping Current With New Technology Makes Sense

Transitioning from a decades-old polyhouse to a state-of-the-art greenhouse is a dramatic change. It’s a step recently taken by Trident Technical College in North Charleston, SC. Learn more

The Benefits of Mor-Space Benches

Your choice of benching systems within a greenhouse is an important one. The right system can save labor, space and provide an ergonomically comfortable working space for employees. Learn more.

In the Know, October 2023

Nine Upgrades to Make Your Operation More Sustainable—And More Profitable

Tips for saving energy abound, and many action items don’t require new equipment. However, upgrades in boilers, fans, greenhouse coverings and lighting can save significant dollars while also benefiting the environment. Consider some of these equipment upgrades and how they can save you money. Learn more

Internal Shade Systems Save Heat and Dollars

Energy curtains, also known as thermal curtains, are one way to manage energy loss during cool nights and throughout the winter. Learn more.

In the Know, October 2023

In the Know, August 2023

Customizing a Greenhouse to Grow 5,700 Plant Species

Riverbanks Zoo and Garden needed a new growing facility to accommodate everything from bedding plants to trees. Learn more

CS3 Greenhouse: Adaptable for Growing or Retail

A traditional “A” frame greenhouse, the CS3 fuses beauty with superior strength and quality construction. Learn more.

In the Know, June 2023

In the Know, June 2023

Keep the Core Values Constant but Adapt to Change

We’re celebrating 150 years of being in business! Stuppy Greenhouse Inc. has been owned and operated by the Stuppy family since the beginning. Learn more

Four Questions with Matt Stuppy

See how Stuppy is meeting greenhouse business challenges today and in the future. Learn more.

In the Know, March 2023

Release the Heat With Natural Ventilation

Natural ventilation can help efficiently maintain consistent temperatures in the greenhouse while reducing energy costs and labor. Find out how custom roof vents help KCK Farms save on energy costs. Learn more

Pro-Line AeroMax® Greenhouse

Stuppy’s Pro-Line AeroMax® allows growers to gain all the advantages of open-roof technology without sacrificing the flexibility of a true greenhouse. Learn more.

In the Know, January 2023

Preparing for 2023: Gaining Efficiency in an Inflationary Market

Five ways to evaluate your operation and make improvements that will benefit you now and in the long term. Learn more.

Reduce Costs with Heat2O Under-Bench Fin Heat

Optimize savings and growth by heating from the bottom up. Learn more.

In the Know, November 2022

Reduce Worry by Winterizing Your Greenhouse

Time spent now means money saved and a better night’s sleep. Learn more.

Stuppy Internal Shade Systems Save Heat and Dollars

Energy curtains, also known as thermal curtains, are one way to manage energy loss during cool nights and throughout the winter. Learn more.

In the Know, September 2022

Prioritize Your Goals When Upgrading Your Greenhouse

The decision to upgrade your greenhouse is a big one. Where do you start? Who do you hire? How soon will the improvements lead to cost savings? Each greenhouse operation has its own needs based on its size, the crops grown and where it is located, but the process of identifying those needs is the same. Learn more.

Heat2O-BT Hydronic Heat Produces Better Crops and Saves Money

Research shows root zone heating can provide 25% to 50% of the total heat needs of the greenhouse, depending upon the climate. By delivering heat directly to the roots, the overall greenhouse temperature can be reduced, saving up to 20% to 30% of fuel costs. Learn more.

In the Know, July 2022

Five Ways to Beat Rising Production Costs

Lowering production costs and increasing efficiency is increasingly important as labor, energy and input costs from pots to pesticides are getting more expensive. Fuel and energy costs alone are up more than 30% over last year. Fortunately, there are tried-and true-strategies that will help minimize those costs, and in some cases, realize significant savings. Learn more.

Introducing Heat2O Under-Bench Fin Heat

Learn how a Heat2O UBF hydronic heat system is more fuel efficient, creates healthier, faster-growing plants, and combats rising energy costs by putting heat on or under the bench for more uniform root-zone temperatures.

In the Know, October 2023

In the Know, August 2023

Customizing a Greenhouse to Grow 5,700 Plant Species

Riverbanks Zoo and Garden needed a new growing facility to accommodate everything from bedding plants to trees. Learn more

CS3 Greenhouse: Adaptable for Growing or Retail

A traditional “A” frame greenhouse, the CS3 fuses beauty with superior strength and quality construction. Learn more.

In the Know, June 2023

In the Know, June 2023

Keep the Core Values Constant but Adapt to Change

We’re celebrating 150 years of being in business! Stuppy Greenhouse Inc. has been owned and operated by the Stuppy family since the beginning. Learn more

Four Questions with Matt Stuppy

See how Stuppy is meeting greenhouse business challenges today and in the future. Learn more.

In the Know, March 2023

Release the Heat With Natural Ventilation

Natural ventilation can help efficiently maintain consistent temperatures in the greenhouse while reducing energy costs and labor. Find out how custom roof vents help KCK Farms save on energy costs. Learn more

Pro-Line AeroMax® Greenhouse

Stuppy’s Pro-Line AeroMax® allows growers to gain all the advantages of open-roof technology without sacrificing the flexibility of a true greenhouse. Learn more.

In the Know, January 2023

Preparing for 2023: Gaining Efficiency in an Inflationary Market

Five ways to evaluate your operation and make improvements that will benefit you now and in the long term. Learn more.

Reduce Costs with Heat2O Under-Bench Fin Heat

Optimize savings and growth by heating from the bottom up. Learn more.

In the Know, November 2022

Reduce Worry by Winterizing Your Greenhouse

Time spent now means money saved and a better night’s sleep. Learn more.

Stuppy Internal Shade Systems Save Heat and Dollars

Energy curtains, also known as thermal curtains, are one way to manage energy loss during cool nights and throughout the winter. Learn more.

In the Know, September 2022

Prioritize Your Goals When Upgrading Your Greenhouse

The decision to upgrade your greenhouse is a big one. Where do you start? Who do you hire? How soon will the improvements lead to cost savings? Each greenhouse operation has its own needs based on its size, the crops grown and where it is located, but the process of identifying those needs is the same. Learn more.

Heat2O-BT Hydronic Heat Produces Better Crops and Saves Money

Research shows root zone heating can provide 25% to 50% of the total heat needs of the greenhouse, depending upon the climate. By delivering heat directly to the roots, the overall greenhouse temperature can be reduced, saving up to 20% to 30% of fuel costs. Learn more.

In the Know, July 2022

Five Ways to Beat Rising Production Costs

Lowering production costs and increasing efficiency is increasingly important as labor, energy and input costs from pots to pesticides are getting more expensive. Fuel and energy costs alone are up more than 30% over last year. Fortunately, there are tried-and true-strategies that will help minimize those costs, and in some cases, realize significant savings. Learn more.

Introducing Heat2O Under-Bench Fin Heat

Learn how a Heat2O UBF hydronic heat system is more fuel efficient, creates healthier, faster-growing plants, and combats rising energy costs by putting heat on or under the bench for more uniform root-zone temperatures.