What’s the future of conventional agriculture? Does it include vertical farming?

What’s the future of conventional agriculture? Does it include vertical farming?

Leading Japanese indoor ag tech companies to visit the heart of U.S. agricultural research and biotechnology community to attend controlled environment networking event. If you […]

Japanese Ag Tech Visits Heart of U.S. Agribusiness

Japanese Ag Tech Visits Heart of U.S. Agribusiness

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 JC Raulston Arboretum in the York Auditorium North Carolina State University 4415 Beryl Rd. Raleigh, NC 27606 Urban Ag News and […]

Local farms vie for $75,000 from national produce distributor

Local farms vie for $75,000 from national produce distributor

VOTE NOW for a farm in your community! MONTEREY, CA (January 2018) – National produce distributor PRO*ACT has opened voting for its farm grant program, […]

Automation is coming…and 9 other things you need to know about indoor farming

Automation is coming…and 9 other things you need to know about indoor farming

Agrilyst has once again provided Urban Ag News with access to their State of Indoor Farming Report. Read below to learn more about what the […]

Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture to be held in Abu Dhabi to tackle food security across Mena during UAE Innovation Month

Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture to be held in Abu Dhabi to tackle food security across Mena during UAE Innovation Month

Alongside the region’s first ever dedicated B2B event for honey production apiARAB, and VIV MEA the world’s leading expo for poultry and livestock production. The […]

Where Plant Factories Are Made – Exploring the JPFA with Jacob Eisenberg

Where Plant Factories Are Made – Exploring the JPFA with Jacob Eisenberg

By Jacob Eisenberg, Editor of Agri-Futures The Mecca of all vertical farming can be found an hour outside Tokyo, a city often heralded as the world’s largest […]

Nanobubbler generator delivers dissolved oxygen for improved plant growth

Nanobubbler generator delivers dissolved oxygen for improved plant growth

Hort Americas is excited to announce that it has been appointed the exclusive distributor of the Moleaer Inc. nanoBoost Nanobubble Generator. The generator delivers a […]

Is the future of farming in public schools?

Is the future of farming in public schools?

Originally published in Issue 13 By Jennifer Prescott On a chilly February 26, excited student greenhouse ambassadors of PS84 in Williamsburg, Brooklyn greeted a host […]

Indoor Ag-Con Asia introduces pitch competition with S$150,000 in cash grant prizes

Indoor Ag-Con Asia introduces pitch competition with S$150,000 in cash grant prizes

The indoor agriculture industry has grown rapidly as consumer demand for fresh, local produce anytime, anywhere is forcing shifts in global supply chains. Indoor Ag-Con […]

Moleaer™ Launches nanoBoost™, the Most Efficient Oxygen Delivery Mechanism for Commercial Greenhouses

Moleaer™ Launches nanoBoost™, the Most Efficient Oxygen Delivery Mechanism for Commercial Greenhouses

Company announces commercial partnership with Hort Americas LOS ANGELES – Moleaer Inc., the leading manufacturer of industrial scale nanobubble generators, expands its innovative product line […]

Thank You and Next Steps from the Coalition for Sustainable Organics

Thank You and Next Steps from the Coalition for Sustainable Organics

Eighteen months ago, the outlook for hydroponic, aquaponic, and containerized growing methods in the National Organic Program looked bleak.  A small, yet vocal, minority in […]

Plantagon is building 10 underground city farms in Stockholm

Plantagon is building 10 underground city farms in Stockholm

Urban Agriculture just got serious! Plantagon is building 10 underground city farms in Stockholm – and locals are invited to join in… STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN (December […]

For hydroponic educator, innovation is a way of life

For hydroponic educator, innovation is a way of life

Originally published in Issue 15 By Sidsel Robards Not many teachers can come back to school telling students that their summer vacation included a visit […]

FFAR Crops in Controlled Environments Convening Event

FFAR Crops in Controlled Environments Convening Event

Growers, CEOs and scientists from 27 businesses, 7 universities and the USDA joined FFAR at the IBM Research headquarters in Yorktown Heights, New York on […]