POLL: Should greenhouse or vertical farm hydroponics be allowed to be certified organic?

POLL: Should greenhouse or vertical farm hydroponics be allowed to be certified organic?

Should greenhouse hydroponics or vertical farm hydroponics be allowed to be organically certified? Thank you to all who have participated in our poll! A ton […]

AeroFarms offers new level of safety and flavor for delicious, nutritious leafy greens

AeroFarms offers new level of safety and flavor for delicious, nutritious leafy greens

AeroFarms, an indoor, aeroponic farm transforming agriculture as we know it has grown more than 250 varieties of leafy greens and herbs with unparalleled consistency […]

Hort Americas and Bright Agro Tech partner for a free webinar on picking substrates for hydroponics

Hort Americas and Bright Agro Tech partner for a free webinar on picking substrates for hydroponics

Choosing a Hydroponic Substrate: Tips From the Pros Hort Americas has partnered with Upstart Farmers – Bright Agrotech to offer a free webinar on choosing […]

2016 Tour de Fresh Sponsorships Available Now

2016 Tour de Fresh Sponsorships Available Now

The California Giant Foundation announces several exciting changes to Tour de Fresh in year three WATSONVILLE, Calif. (Mar. 1, 2016) – This year’s Tour de […]

Poll: Which presidential candidate do you think will be best for the future of agriculture?

Poll: Which presidential candidate do you think will be best for the future of agriculture?

Thank you if you participated in our poll on “Which presidential candidate do you think will be best best for the future of agriculture?” The results […]

Leading US Indoor Agriculture Conference Expands to Take a Crop Agnostic Approach at its 4th Annual Event

Leading US Indoor Agriculture Conference Expands to Take a  Crop Agnostic Approach at its 4th Annual Event

LAS VEGAS, NV. (February 3, 2016) — Indoor agriculture is one of the fastest-growing parts of global farming as it aids in tackling issues of […]

How LED lighting treatments affect greenhouse tomato quality

How LED lighting treatments affect greenhouse tomato quality

LEDs show potential as cost-saving alternative to overhead high-pressure sodium lamps AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR HORTICULTURAL SCIENCE WEST LAFAYETTE, IN – To satisfy increasing consumer demand […]

Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) for Food Production and Environmental Stewardship

Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) for Food Production and Environmental Stewardship

The University of Arizona Controlled Environment Agriculture Center (CEAC) 2016 Short Course will focus on Controlled Environment Agriculture for food production within traditional rural and […]

Webinar on “Managing Nutrient Solutions for Hydroponic Leafy Greens and Herbs”

Webinar on “Managing Nutrient Solutions for Hydroponic Leafy Greens and Herbs”

If you missed the e-GRO webinar “Managing Nutrient Solutions for Hydroponic Leafy Greens and Herbs” on Jan. 22, 2016, which was sponsored by Hort Americas, you […]

Hort Americas offers OMRI-certified Riococo coir substrates

Hort Americas offers OMRI-certified Riococo coir substrates

Hort Americas offers several Riococo coir substrate products. Two of those substrates recently received OMRI certification for use in organic crop production. Riococo Coir Starter […]

Urban Ag News Online Magazine Issue 12

Urban Ag News Online Magazine Issue 12

Click here to download the issue. Urban Ag News Issue 12  |  January 2016 Urban Ag News’ Issue 12 cover story on Westland Orchids and […]

The Association for Vertical Farming

The Association for Vertical Farming

The AVF is an internationally active non-profit organization focusing on advancing Vertical Farming technologies, designs and businesses. AVF consists of individuals, companies, research institutions and […]

TruLeaf Grows Team With Addition of CFO and Two New Strategic Advisors

TruLeaf Grows Team With Addition of CFO and Two New Strategic Advisors

Truro, N.S. – TruLeaf is wrapping up 2015 with a firm eye on its future. It is pleased to announce the addition of Jeff McKinnon […]

Empowerment without borders: Meet Modular Farms

Empowerment without borders: Meet Modular Farms

– Chris Michael, Bright Agrotech Since the spring of 2014, Eric Bergeron and Eric Amyot have been growing and selling farm-fresh produce right in the […]