Category Archives: FIST

THE FIST STORY

It all began back in 1989 with a need. The tree seedling survival rate was not increasing due to insufficient care and handling during transport from nurseries to the planting site. Specifically, the latter part of the journey. The solution was found by a collaboration of efforts. Participants include: Jeff and Bob Engelland – Tufport […]

WHEN TREES & PLANTS ARE YOUR BUSINESS

USING A FIBERGLASS INSULATED SEEDLING TRANSPORT (FIST) FOR THE BEST SEEDLING CARE Transporting seedlings exposes them to all kinds of potential shocks which can cause a lot of damage. Many growers work hard to get their seedlings to be strong, but they also start early in greenhouses, or even grow all year round. They then […]