Which wavelengths of light are the most effective in photosynthesis?

Which wavelengths of light are the most effective in photosynthesis?

Light Quality THE COLOR OR WAVELENGTH OF LIGHT Light quality refers to the spectral distribution of light or the relative number of photons of blue, […]

Are you really ready to start your urban farm operation?

Are you really ready to start your urban farm operation?

By David Ceaser Originally published in Issue 10 So, you have been dreaming about starting an urban farm or are about to launch your new career […]

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 4-1

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 4-1

Urban Ag News proud to feature Dr. Chieri Kubota’s class on Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology. Dr. Kubota was a professor at the University of Arizona and is […]

The Association for Vertical Farming and the Farm Bill

The Association for Vertical Farming and the Farm Bill

By Penny McBride Once again Congress is preparing to take on the US Farm Bill, which is a billion dollar web of agriculture subsidies, welfare […]

Full Automation From Planning To Control For Indoor Farms Is Here

Full Automation From Planning To Control For Indoor Farms Is Here

Brooklyn, August 10, 2017 – Two leading agtech companies have joined forces to offer award-winning automation software and hardware to indoor farms. For the first […]

Food Security Issues & Innovations on the Table at September Urban Agri Summit in Johannesburg

Food Security Issues & Innovations on the Table at September Urban Agri Summit in Johannesburg

Johannesburg, South Africa – Africa’s increasing concerns for food security to feed its growing populations and sustain economic development are to be tackled head-on by […]

Co-Alliance, LLP Makes Investment in Indoor Farms of America, LLC

Co-Alliance, LLP Makes Investment in Indoor Farms of America, LLC

AVON, IN (August 08, 2017) – Co-Alliance, LLP announced today its investment for an ownership stake in Indoor Farms of America, LLC, a Nevada-based company […]

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 3-2

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 3-2

Urban Ag News proud to feature Dr. Chieri Kubota’s class on Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology. Dr. Kubota was a professor at the University of Arizona and is […]

Aquaponics Association Announces 2017 National Industry Conference

Aquaponics Association Announces 2017 National Industry Conference

The Aquaponics Association 2017 National Industry Conference – Putting Down Roots November 3-5 Red Lion Hotel, Jantzen Beach Portland, Oregon The Aquaponics Association has announced its 2017 […]

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 3-1

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 3-1

Urban Ag News proud to feature Dr. Chieri Kubota’s class on Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology. Dr. Kubota was a professor at the University of Arizona and is […]

Green light is more useful to plants than you might think

Green light is more useful to plants than you might think

By Qingwu (William) Meng You’re considering new LEDs for your vertical farms. What colors should you get? Would you be better off with classic red […]

Ivy Tech and Green Sense Farms Break Ground on Earn to Learn Farm

Ivy Tech and Green Sense Farms Break Ground on Earn to Learn Farm

South Bend, IN- Ivy Tech Community College and Green Sense Farms hosted a groundbreaking on July 19 to kick off construction of their commercial indoor […]

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 2-2

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 2-2

Urban Ag News proud to feature Dr. Chieri Kubota’s class on Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology. Dr. Kubota was a professor at the University of Arizona and is […]

Japan Special Report: Plant Factories with Artificial Light (PFAL)

Japan Special Report: Plant Factories with Artificial Light (PFAL)

Originally published in Issue 11 By Eri Hayashi, Japan Plant Factory Association, Industry Expert After the 1980s and 1990s, Japan has been experiencing its third […]